The camps are based on farms near Howlong, Tallangatta, Bathurst, Wangaratta, Young, Forbes and Lake Cargelligo, NSW.
The Boys have the choice of sleeping in a tent, shed or under the stars (weather permitting).
Beds, Swags, Mattresses, Sleeping Bags and pillows are provided.
Overnight camps may be organised at other locations (details of each camp will be emailed prior to camp).
This camp is NOT:
- A Christian Camp
- A Sports Camp
- A Boot Camp
- A “Brat” Camp
This camp IS:
- An opportunity to engage with something/someone…
- An opportunity for a “Digital Detox”
- An opportunity to gain experience and skills associated with life on the land
- An opportunity for Boys to learn the importance of being “A Good Bloke”
The 4 day camps and/or weekend camps gives a small group of boys the opportunity to do a variety of tasks/activities that are unique to living in the country. Activities/themes may include:
- Bush Cooking
- Lamb Marking
- Wood Cutting
- Mechanics (basics)
- Feeding livestock
- Survival Skills
- Welding (basics)
- Resilience Skills
- Water Activities
- Communication Skills
- Animal Husbandry
- Team Building