At QCCC, we are truly passionate about Outdoor Education and the benefits it provides to participants across all age groups. We recently sat down with a couple of our Outdoor Education instructors and found out what they think are the reasons why Outdoor Education is so great. Our Outdoor Education instructors work with groups every day and see the outcomes that both individuals and groups experience from participating in outdoor education activities. Meet Tamara. Tamara is...

5 Reasons Why QCCC Brookfield is Perfect for your next Brisbane School Camp. If you're looking for the perfect spot for your next Brisbane school camp, look no further than QCCC Brookfield. Here are five (of many) reasons why we think QCCC Brookfield is the perfect venue for your next Brisbane school camp: 1. Convenient Location: QCCC Brookfield is located approximately 30 minutes from Brisbane's CBD, making it the perfect spot for a quick and easy school camp....

QCCC Mapleton's CAMPFIRE Discipleship Internship Program has recently been nominated and selected as a finalist for the 2023 Outdoors Queensland Awards in the 'AQIA Workforce Development Award' category. This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the QCCC Mapleton team, who have developed a unique and innovative program that helps young people gain valuable skills and experience in the outdoors industry.   The Campfire Discipleship Internship Program is a two-year internship that includes...

We have some exciting news to share! QCCC Tamborine has recently been awarded accreditation as a National Accommodation, Recreation, and Tourism Accredited (NARTA) venue through to mid-2026. This is a significant achievement for campsite providers, and we are thrilled to share this news with you.

Why School Camps are Important in Australia. Most parents and educators would agree that School camps are a time-honored tradition in Australia, and for good reason. Most adults in this generation would have been on a school camp at some stage during their schooling years. Research shows that these experiences have a profound impact on students, offering a range of benefits that extend far beyond the classroom. At QCCC, we believe that experiences and life skills...

Our Outdoor education instructors at QCCC have brand-new uniforms, and we think they are pretty special. So we thought we would share a bit about the background of the unique new design. The partnership between QCCC Mapleton and Triballink Cultural Activity Centre has resulted in the creation of exciting new instructor shirts that embody the spirit of reconciliation, cultural diversity, and adventure both organisations are known for. These unique shirts not only serve as...

Top 10 Theme Ideas for Church Camps Church camps are an excellent opportunity for people to come together, build relationships, and grow spiritually. Choosing the right theme is essential as it sets the tone for the camp and how people will engage with registering. Firstly, organisers should consider the nature of the camp, is it a fun family camp, an actioned packed youth camp, or a more serious and reflective Christian conference-style camp. Here are 10...

Noosa offers great value for the camp budget. Whether you are planning a school camp, church camp, youth camp, or a leadership camp, the budget is a key factor in many of the decisions that organisers make. Camping groups on a budget are looking for affordable opportunities to squeeze what they can out of every dollar available and to keep costs low for individual camping. QCCC’s Noosa Outdoor Education Centre provides a unique setting for camp organisers...

This month we are profiling the Giant Swing outdoor education activity at QCCC Mapleton. The giant swing is a very popular activity - so much so that we have two Giant Swings at QCCC Mapleton! With a maximum release height of 15 metres, students can choose their own release height - whether that be 2 metres off the ground or all the way to the top! This exciting high-ropes activity combines teamwork with individual choice. Here's...