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Rumbalara Environmental Education Centre


Rumbalara Environmental Education Centre (REEC) is located in Gosford on the Central
Coast near Rumbalara Reserve. The school pays respect to and acknowledges Aboriginal
peoples as the traditional custodians of the land. The centre has no permanent student
enrolments, instead provides services over 8000 students from predominantly Central Coast
Rumbalara offers a variety of high quality field work and sustainability education programs for
students K-12. There is a strong emphasis on student led/inquiry learning with programs
offered across the curriculum. The centre’s programs are mostly delivered off site with
locations including Bouddi, Brisbane Water and Wyrrabalong National Parks, Katandra
Reserve, Copacabana and within schools’ grounds. Aboriginal Education is a major focus of
the centre, with all programs including Aboriginal perspectives. The centre is a member of
Cooinda Local AECG.