This procedure complements the camps and excursions policy (PDF 840KB) and should be read in partnership with that policy. It describes the department’s legislative, regulatory and procedural requirements for:
- ensuring the safety of children and young people and workers participating in camps and excursions
- planning and delivering of camps and excursions that are interesting, challenging and relevant to children and young people’s learning
- identifying hazards and eliminating or minimising associated risks in relation to camps and excursions.