News & Events

News and Events

Check out what's happening in forest and wood products and with ForestLearning with the latest news from the industry below.

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Endangered Bandicoot Monitoring Partnership between ForestrySA and Tatachilla Lutheran College

10 December 2019
      This year, an exciting new partnership has emerged between ForestrySA and Tatachilla Lutheran College seeing students contributing to the monitoring of the endangered Southern Brown Bandicoot (Isoodon obseulus) within Kuitpo Forest Reserve. The monitoring has b... VIEW

ForestVR Launches into Australian Schools

04 December 2019
    ForestLearning's much anticipated virtual reality tool kit - ForestVRTM Learn through immersion - is already giving students a first hand look at the forestry industry! ForestVRTM has been officially launched at a number of leading Australian teacher and industry confe... VIEW

Xavier College Northern NSW - Field trip to a renewable resource cycle: Forests and Timber

05 April 2019
A group of 16 students (14 studying Earth and Environmental Science, and two vocation woodworking students) and two teachers took a bus tour through the forests of Northern NSW as part of their Renewable Resource Case Study field trip. This was the first time the school has used forests and tim... VIEW

ForestLearning Takes the Renewable Forest and Wood Cycle Story to Agricultural Educators

05 April 2019
ForestLearning in January had the rewarding task of communicating, through trade displays, bus tours and workshops, the renewable forest and wood cycle to over 100 high school teachers from around Australia. The occasion was the AgForce School to Industry Partnership Program’s “Food, Fibre and Ag... VIEW

ForestLearning Industry Champions get busy in schools Term 1 2019

05 April 2019
ForestLearning Industry Education Champions are forestry and wood processing professionals and can be found in each state of Australia.  They  offer schools and students a unique glimpse into the work and benefits of forests and wood products through incursions and excursion experiences... VIEW