About the June and July 2016 expeditions

June and July 2016 will see two teachers travel to the Coral Sea and four teachers journey to the Simpson Desert, discovering new species and uncovering important information that will help protect our biodiversity for generations to come.

Click on each teacher's name below to read the blogs they post, see the photos they take and read lesson plans and activities they have developed for their students:

Coral Sea Bush Blitz expedition: 13 - 24 June 2016


Shellie Cashmore, from Yarram Secondary College in Victoria

Keith Martin-Smith, from the Hutchins School in Tasmania

Simpson Desert expedition: 18 - 25 July 2016 


Judith Sise, from Lyndale Greens Primary School in Victoria

Monica Marsham, from Mawson Primary School in the ACT

Sue Monteath, from Wavell State High School in Queensland

Michael Hardicker, from Footscray City College in Victoria