In a world that is engrossed in technology and devices, young people today crave opportunities to develop practical skills and people skills that will set them up for life and leadership. School camp is a great way to de-tox from screen and social media and a place where leadership skills emerge, often in the unlikeliest of candidates.  At QCCC we believe that the outdoors provides one of the best classrooms for development of skills for...

Group camp bookings for 2025 at QCCC campsites are open! Whether you have a school camp, corporate retreat, youth camp, church camp, music camp, dance camp, spiritual retreat, or craft camp, talk to our team about packages and activities to suit your camper’s needs. Contact us today to secure your If you are looking for something different in 2025 for your group, talk to us about packages and programs for our QCCC Expeditions and Survival Camps....

In our Australian context, the mental image of putting up a tent goes hand-in-hand with camping. However, camping doesn’t always involve pitching a tent. It can encompass a variety of accommodations and experiences, especially when it comes to big group camping. Rather than solely relying on tents and campfires, large group camping can involve sleeping in what we in the industry refer to as “hard-top” options. Cabins, huts, or dorms, and enjoying professional onsite catering...

At QCCC, we are currently seeking applicants for the following opportunities (Updated 8/4/2024): Scroll to read all roles:   CASUAL COOK QCCC - Brookfield Are you a talented cook looking for excellent work/life balance and no late nights or split shifts? This is the role for you! We are currently seeking a Casual Cook to join our family friendly working environment here at QCCC Brookfield. You will prepare and maintain excellent standards of food preparation and presentation for a range...

Where Can I Run a School Camp in Queensland? Exploring Top Venues in Tamborine, Mapleton, Brookfield, and Noosa. Planning a school camp can be an exciting yet challenging task, especially when it comes to choosing the perfect venue. In Queensland, the options are plentiful, but Queensland Conference and Camping Centres (QCCC) in Tamborine, Mapleton, Brookfield, and Noosa Outdoor Education Centre are outstanding choices. Let's dive into the details of each location to help answer the common...

The humble milk crate. It is always amazing to see how many uses we have found for the milk crate over the years apart from its intended use of carrying milk or drinks. In our outdoor education setting at QCCC, the humble milk crate plays a crucial part in the crate climb activity. The crate climb is truly a fun and strategic team activity with a high rope element to it. Success in the crate climb is dependent on how well the team works together, which is an ideal learning outcome for any outdoor education activity.

 

Church Camps in Queensland: Nurturing Community, Spiritual Growth, and Discipleship at QCCC Church camps are an effective way to express and demonstrate that church is more than just a Sunday service. Christian Camping is God’s tool for churches to connect with the younger generation and to nurture them into leaders. A church camp at Queensland Conference and Camping Centres (QCCC) venue is an experience that goes beyond the ordinary. Church camps have profound impact of Christian...

5 Reasons to go on a South-East Queensland Expedition with QCCC Stuck in the classroom or office? Need to get out more because you are you an adventurer at heart? Do you love exploring new places and discovering hidden gems? If so, then an expedition with QCCC that explores the beauty of South-East Queensland is for you. Here are 5 reasons why: Natural Beauty: South-East Queensland is home to some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Australia....

Why outdoor education? Outdoor education is a term that often refers to a form of learning that takes place outside of a traditional classroom setting. It can involve (but not limited to) activities such as hiking, camping, canoeing, high ropes courses. and other outdoor adventures or activities that help people to learn about themselves and the natural world around them. But why is outdoor education so important? One reason is that it provides a unique and powerful...