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Awabakal Environmental Education Centre

Awabakal Environmental Education Centre

Discover - Investigate - Learn

Telephone02 49558673


Awabakal EEC offers a range of field work programs from Early Stage 1 through to Stage 6, in a variety of locations. Click on the link to look through our excursion programs that are all linked to curriculum. Please contact us by phone or e-mail for further information or to book a hands-on, out in nature, fieldwork excursion to support your teaching program.

Book Now for 2024!

We are excited to be providing fieldwork excursions in 2024. Book now to secure your preferred date. Call Awabakal EEC on 4955 8673 or email to enquire or make a booking. 

One School, Two Campuses

In 2022 after consultation, Wetlands and Awabakal Environmental Education Centres have joined to form one school named Awabakal Environmental Education Centre.

Awabakal Environmental Education Centre has two campuses: Dudley Campus (previously known as Awabakal EEC) and Wetlands Campus (previously known as Wetlands EEC).

We continue to deliver quality educational programs in a variety of locations. 

Envirothon 2024

A challenging competition for environmentally aware Year 10 and Year 11 students. 

At Envirothon, different schools enter teams of four students to compete in a challenge event in the local area linked to the curriculum areas of Geography and Science along with Environmental Education.

Students use the data collected to formulate a response to the challenge question.  Students communicate their findings to a panel of judges and their peers.

This is a free event for Department of Education Schools.

Date: Tuesday 11th June 2024

To register a team or to find out more information please contact Awabakal Environmental Education Centre on or 49558673.


Wet and Wild 

Reserach competition for senior primary students. 

Wet and Wild is held in Term 3 annually. 

Congratulations to the participants and winners for 2023!

Click here for past clues and competition details.

Join us for the 2024 competition. Details will be released in Term 2 2024. 


GSI- Grimescene Investigation

A learning and leadership day for Stage 3 students

On the day, teams of 4 students from different schools will investigate and discover issues in the local environment through practical hands-on activities in the field. Student teams will also discuss and develop potential management strategies for these issues.

This is a free event for Department of Education Schools.

Dates and locations:

Fly Point, Port Stephens- Monday 23rd September 2024

Bolton Point, Lake Macquarie- Tuesday 24th September 2024

Email to register your interest or for further information on the 2024 event.