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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Book a forestry excursion near you with a ForestLearning Industry Education Champion!

14 September 2017
The industry education champion program was established in 2016 to equip and provide educational resources to industry organisations and forestry businesses wishing to engage and help showcase the carbon positive, sustainable forestry industry with their local schools. Schools can contact ForestL... VIEW

National Association of Agricultural Educators – National Conference Jan 7-11 2018, Launceston

14 September 2017
Come and join ForestLearning and agricultural educators from around Australia at the upcoming NAAE national conference! ForestLearning will be showcasing and demonstrating useful forestry resources for the agricultural classroom together with Tasmania’s Forest Education Foundation. A field tour ... VIEW

Primary Industries Education Foundation – “Food and Fibre – the original STEM” national conference – Canberra, 29 April-1 May 2018

14 September 2017
The Primary Industries Education Foundation Australia (PIEFA) is once again hosting a world class event that will draw together national and international leaders in Food and Fibre Education. Held every two years, the conference explores innovative approaches to primary industries education from ... VIEW

Private Forestry Services Queensland – field days open to agricultural industry and teachers

14 September 2017
Private Forestry Services Queensland (PFSQ) is a not-for-profit association established to undertake activities that will contribute to the development, stability and prosperity of an ecologically sustainable regional forestry industry in Queensland with reference to private forestry. PFSQ is un... VIEW

Ten Common Trees in Australia - Activity

24 March 2017
Below is a list of ten trees common in Australia.  We have listed a little information about each tree, but left lots for students to discover.  We have also listed some activities after the descriptions that you incorporate into your science, geography, art or english lessons.  We... VIEW