Term Time Programs
Welcome back to term 3! This is Brunswick Bush School's booking page for all our term time programs. We have an exciting array of nature connection programs for those wanting something outside of the box, literally! Our programs are designed for these turbulent times, grounding and reconnecting your child in a nature based setting. We spend the day outdoors exploring, sharing, creating and discovering. Come and Re-connect with us and Nurture with Nature!
NEW Families please read!!
Welcome to bruns bush school, we hope your time with us is enriching and rewarding. We understand that new families would like to trial the program before they commit to the full term. We give families a maximum two week period to decide whether our program is right for them or not. Please book and pay for a two week ticket, if after one week you find that it does not suit you or your child we will happily refund the second week. If you decide to stay past the two weeks we will ask you to book and pay for the remainder of the term. You will recieve more detailed information about what to bring when you book in. If you would like more information please email or call us.
All programs listed below will run subject to sufficient bookings.
The Wild Wallabies (for children 3-5 years)
This is Brunswick Bush School's nurturing nature conncection program for little people.
Mondays: Currently full, please email us for the waiting list.
Wednesdays: 1 spot available
Fridays: Currently full, please email us for the waiting list.
IMPORTANT: Meet between Tennis courts and Community Centre, Opposite Brunswick Heads Surf Club, 9-3
Wild Wallabies Booking Link:
The Black Cockatoos (for kids 6-12 years)
The Black Cockatoos runs every thursday during term time from 9:00-3:00. We spend the day in bushland connecting, exploring, creating and sharing. With a mix of schooled and home-schooled children we foster a safe, supportive and relaxed group learning environment that is primarily child led following the interests of.your child in a natural setting.
Thursdays: Meet at Brunswick Heads Surf Club, 9-3
Black Cockatoos Booking Link:
NEW GROUP!! The Brahminy Kites
For kids aged 10-13 years will be running every Tuesday during term time, from 09:30-3:30. Through a program that is inspired by connection, embodiment and play, our experienced mentors are there to guide the participants into a richer relationship with themselves and their natural surroundings. Head, heart and hands are engaged in equal measure as our interactions bring us into a deeper connection with inner and outer worlds. In playfulness and joy, we weave together strands of practical bush skills and craft, movement practices, mindfulness exercises and knowledge of the natural world to support participants in both body and mind as they learn skills such as:
- Self and social awareness
- Emotional regulation
- Conflict resolution and
- Critical thinking
Brahminy Kites Booking Link:
NEW Program for St Finbarr's Students. Bruns Bush School After School Program, St Finbarr's school, Byron Bay.
We are excited to announce a pilot program with St Finbarrs running an afterschool nature connection program for kids 6-12 years starting next wednesday, 3rd August and running from 3:30 -5:00 pm. The program will be outdoors based utilising the school nature play area and the reserve behind the school. We will explore a range of different bush skills such as bush tucker, tree climbing, plant and animal identification and use, responsible fire lighting, games and lots more, all based around natural themes. It will be a practical course with a mix of adult led and child led activities using the kids natural interests to guide us.
Please note that this program is only currently available to students attending St Finbarr's school at this point in time. Please let us know if you are keen on an after school program in your area.
St Finbarr's After School Program Booking Link:
Unfortunately we do not accept cash payments or direct deposits. If you are experiencing financial challenges feel free to make contact with us to discuss your needs. We would like to keep making our programs available to all kids.
Terms and Conditions
Please note once you decide to sign up we require a commitment for the full term. We do not refund if you do not attend or your child is sick.