Horticulture and Arboriculture Taster
|Entry level||Year 11 and above|
|Location||Hamilton Gardens Campus|
|Total cost||$60 (GST inc) per student|
|Dates||3 March 2023|
5 May 2023
16 June 2023
4 August 2023
What is it all about?
Experience our Hamilton Gardens Campus and learn about our Horticulture and Arboriculture programmes. This taster is experience-based, and you will spend half a day exploring both focus areas.
You will gain an insight into the horticulture industry and then get to use your horticulture skills in our orienteering challenge. You will participate in teams going around Hamilton Gardens, locating and correctly identifying rare trees and shrubs. The winning team will win a prize.
Experience life as an arborist in the industry and learn about tree maintenance and how to climb trees safely, using all the right equipment.
What to bring and/or wear?
Please wear appropriate clothing and enclosed shoes that are suitable for orienteering.
As these activities have an outdoor element, please also bring a raincoat, water bottle, and sun protection as necessary.
Are you ready to book?
Students, please talk to your careers advisor as you need to book through your school.
Careers advisors, please book using this Booking Form.