“This generation will require leaders and citizens who can think ecologically, understand the interconnectedness of human and natural systems, and have the will, ability, and courage to act”

Michael K. Stone

Our Aims are that children will develop:

  • an awareness of nature’s changes and the rhythm of the seasons
  • an awareness of the capabilities and the limits of their bodies
  • their ability to assess risk and identify hazards
  • their understanding of the Dharawal connection to country
  • motional resilience and an emotional connection to the planet
  • their imagination through open ended experiences such as storytelling, observation, creative design with natural materials
  • dispositions and skills for a smooth transition to school
  • a sense of belonging to a community of learners