Entries by Doug


Planning a best practice project and introducing “Take Me Outside”

Tuesday 19 February 2019– Bournda Environmental Education Centre, Sapphire Coast

This workshop is essential for anyone working on sustainability education projects or engaging with the community on environmental issues.

Learn the steps to planning a best practice Sustainability Education and Engagement project and discover how […]

Life Ready at Bournda EEC


A big thank you to the Bega High School PEHEPD staff and Year 10 students for the last two days of Life Ready activities at Bournda. The BHS school community has been through a terrible week but the students turned up ready to participate and showed a very resilient attitude.

STEMShare Legends!

Today at Bournda EEC’s “Science in the Lab” Creative and Talented workshop, students from Merimbula PS, Wolumla PS and Eden PS took the lab outdoors! Using the 360 degree camera from the NSW Department of Education STEMShare Primary Virtual Reality kit, the students created some images which can be viewed using VR goggles.  They also […]

Saving our Shorebirds

As a National #ScienceWeek special feature, check out our new iBook, Saving our Shorebirds

This Multi-Touch Book has been created by Jules Donne, Bournda EEC in collaboration with Amy Harris, South Coast Shorebird Recovery Program, National Parks and Wildlife Service.

This iBook has been produced to highlight the incredible life cycle of […]

Happy NAIDOC Week!

Last week local schools had a wonderful opportunity to celebrate NAIDOC with the Eden Aboriginal Community at Jigamy Farm!

Over 430 students attended over 3 days and teacher and students loved the activities. The students were able to connect with the NAIDOC theme while eating johnny cakes, learning about yams, seed grinding and looking at […]