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Arts Camp 2016

DEEC was successful in gaining arts funding again!

Dorroughby Environmental Education Centre is once again hosting another fabulous Artist in Residence Environmental Arts Camp program for selected Stage 3 students. The camp dates are June 20-22 Week 9 Term 2. Students will have... Read more


Cross current collaborative project

On the 29th of November, DEEC helped out with a special Southern Cross School of Distance Education (SCSDE) event at South Ballina beach and Lennox Heads featuring dance group, The Deadly Bunarm's, along with other community... Read more

History Program school house

Introducing our New Stage 2-3 History Program

New Stage 2-3 History Day Program: A day program that can stand alone or become part of a 2-3 day camp. The emphasis will be on the 1880's-wayof life of the Cedar Getters and their families, how this changed the Bundjalung... Read more

Entomologist Dr Norteen examining invertebrates at Dorroughby

Book our exciting stage 2 science program DorroughBUGS

Dorrough bugs –stage 2 on site at Dorroughby EEC or as an incursion at your school. Become an entomologist for a day and find out why bugs are important using an interactive story thread concept. Immerse yourself in role play... Read more


Aboriginal Education Program at Dorroughby EEC

Dorroughby EEC's Aboriginal Studies program is called ‘Garrima' (modern Bundjaling word for respect) and emphasizes the importance of the Widjabul / Wiyabul people (who are part of the broader Bundjalung Nation) as the... Read more

photo of 8 ways workshop

Dorroughby hosted a wonderful Teacher PD on 8ways Indigenous Pedagogy

15 teachers attended a fabulous 8ways Pedagogy Workshop facilitated by Bilyana Noel Blomeley, Aboriginal Education and Community Engagement Officer on Tuesday July 26. The first day of this two day workshop introduced the 8ways... Read more

Dorroughby aims to increase students understanding of the environment and sustainbility through practical learning in locally relevant environments.