Community Forest School

Corona Virus update

Dear All,

as a precautionary measure, we are suspending Community Forest School, until the current situation has settled down. We will let you know via this website, when Community Forest School will continue. Thanks for your support.

Forest School fun in the park. Brought to you by ForestEd Australia and Rangeville Early Education Centre, as part of the Toowoomba Council Change project.

Community Forest School is a Play and Stay session for parents and children from 3 – 6 years of age. There are only 15 places and registration is for the current school term. Once your booking has been accepted you are fully booked for the whole school term, currently Term 3 in Queensland. There is no need to book each week.

Each Forest School session begins at the base camp with safety rules and mindfulness practices, followed by a variety of activities, selected each week from below:-

  • Shelter building
  • Exploring the Dragon’s Den
  • Basic knots and lashings
  • Making a bow
  • Role play – teepee village
  • Tree climbing
  • Tree swing
  • Bird watching (BYO binoculars)
  • Seasonal Nature crafts
  • Tight Rope balance


WhereHeller Park, Picnic Point ( behind the Rangeville scout hall), Toowoomba QLD 4350 Australia
WhenEvery Thursday, this school term, starting 12 March, 2020, unless otherwise notified.
Time11.40 – 12.25 am
Cost$3.00 per child

Wear a hat, closed shoes and sunscreen, BYO named water bottle. We will open registration for Term 1, 2020 shortly. Wear a hat, closed shoes and sunscreen, BYO named water bottle

Maximum group size is 15 per session and payment in cash at the beginning of each session. When the option is available, click the button below for Term 1 enrolment for 2020.