Primary School Excursions at Telethon Kids Institute
Get your class excited about science and health research with a school excursion to the Telethon Kids Institute!
Our primary school excursions offer the opportunity for students in Years 3-6 to visit Telethon Kids Institute and our interactive Discovery Centre inside Perth Children’s Hospital in Nedlands, Western Australia. Students participating in our 2.5-hour school excursion program get the opportunity to:
- Spend time in the Discovery Centre, where students will learn about science, health and research through fun and interactive games
- Engage in hands-on science activities run by our very own Telethon Kids researchers; and
- Participate in a guided viewing of a real-life working science lab
The benefits of school excursions are limitless with the science and health-based learning programs we offer at Telethon Kids Institute.
Topics on offer
Get a lung of this
How sweet it is!
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Terms & Conditions
Telethon Kids Excursion Program
Telethon Kids has a number of free excursions to offer to disadvantaged schools. If you would like to apply for a free or discounted excursion, please contact us.
If you have any questions, check out our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) at the bottom of the page or reach out to the Outreach & Education team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What days of the week are the school excursions offered at Telethon Kids Institute?
How long do the school excursions run for?
What year groups do the school excursions at Telethon Kids Institute cater for?
What is the maximum number of students you can accommodate on a school excursion to Telethon Kids Institute?
What is the cost for a school excursion to Telethon Kids Institute?
Why should you visit the Telethon Kids Institute for your next school excursion?
What activities are involved in a school excursion to Telethon Kids Institute?
Do the school excursion programs have links to the Australian curriculum?
What is the cancellation policy for the school excursions?
How many teachers/staff are required for a school excursion to Telethon Kids Institute?
Do all staff working in the Discovery Centre for the school excursions have Working with Children Checks (WWC)?
Will there be any other people in the Discovery Centre while booked for a school excursion?
Can I change booking details to a school excursion once they have been submitted?
What do students need to bring to a school excursion to Telethon Kids Institute?
Does the school excursion at the Discovery Centre cater for students with special needs or allergies?
What happens if we are late for the excursion?
Where can we park for the school excursion?
Is there a way to extend the school excursion to a full day?
Can I visit Telethon Kids Institute or the Discovery Centre prior to taking my class on an excursion?