Community Forest School

Wednesday, 18th. September will be the final Community Forest School for Term 3. (Community Forest School runs during the Queensland School terms, and has a rest in the school holidays). Registrations will be opening soon for Term 4, which will begin on Thursday, 10 October. Community Forest School will change from Wednesday to Thursday in Term 4.

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


WhereHeller Park, Picnic Point ( behind the Rangeville scout hall), Toowoomba QLD 4350 Australia
WhenEvery Wednesday during School term time
Time11.40 – 12.25 am
Cost$3.00 per child

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. Unfortunately all places for Term 3, 2019 are full, but if you would like to express your interest for Term 4 please click the button below.