Student Programs - Camps and Tours Program
The Upwey High School Camps and Tours Program is designed to provide students with many opportunities to experience learning beyond the classroom.
Years 7- 9 Camps
Year 7 Camp: Transition Camp. The main focus is on 'getting to know you', in an adventure camp setting.
Year 8 Camp: Surf Camp. Students learn about coastal ecosysystems, and try their hand at bike and foot hiking, snorkling, boogie boarding and surfing.
Year 9 Camp: Bush Camp. A bush walk with cross country biking and a paddle down a river. Year 9 studnts complete this camp at the end of the year.
Later Years Tours
Year 10 Central Tour. Year 10 students depart on this tour in the last week of term 1. The bus journey sees students exploring Central Australia.
Year 11 Queensland Tour. Year 11 students travel in convoy to the Gold Coast in the Spring Break.
Sister School Tours
Noumea - Magenta High School
Japan - Mito Eiko JHS
World Challenge 2017 - Nepal
Year 9 New Zealand Volleyball Tour - November each year
Later Years ADVANCE Program Surf Camp - December each year