QCCC Mapleton

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...

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.

 

On Friday 27th October 2023, Outdoor Recreation providers from around the state of Queensland gathered at Rydges South Bank for the 2023 Outdoors Queensland Awards Dinner. The awards dinner was a prestigious occasion, and the QCCC team was looking sharply dressed for a great evening of celebration.  In 2023, there were 9 separate Outdoor Queensland Award categories that reflect the broad range of services and achievements from across the outdoor recreation sector. QCCC Mapleton was...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Group camp bookings for 2024 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 2024 for your group, talk to us about packages and programs for our QCCC Expeditions and Survival Camps....

QCCC Mapleton Celebrates 40 years On the 16th of April 1983 on what looked like a typical Autumn Day full of sunshine, an estimated 1,500 people gathered for the official opening ceremony of the “Mapleton Holiday Centre”, now known as QCCC Mapleton. At the stroke of noon Queensland Senator Flo Bjelke-Peterson unveiled the official opening plaque. Lady Flo had driven all the way from Kingaroy in her trusty Holden Kingswood loaded with her world-famous pumpkin scones. Fast...