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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

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Dorroughby Environmental Education Centre is a NSW Department of Education facility located 20 minutes NE of Lismore. Experienced teachers provide sustainability, cultural and environmental programs for students K-12 at the... Read more

The 2017 Threatened Species Children's Art Competition is open from June 5 to August 4

The 2017 Threatened Species Children's Art Competition is open from June 5 to August 4 to all primary aged children in NSW and the ACT. Fifty finalists' works will hang in a two week exhibition in September, with winners... Read more

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

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

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