Stage Two: Helping the Mountains

2020 Dates

  • April 5 – 10 (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Mid-Term 25 – 29 May
  • June 28 – July 3
  • September 27 – October 2
  • December 13 – 18

The April holiday Stage II is now fully booked. Please call the homestead if you would like to be put on the waiting list (03) 5148 0492

All bookings are now online and open at the start of the school term.

From January 2020 there will be a price increase to the Stage 2 Holiday Programs to $250.

Full and partial sponsorships are available in every course. Please call Wollangarra on 03 5148 0492 to discuss options if need arises.

If you already have a CareMonkey account already please use this email to book onto the program.

Program Manager Position Description

Stage Two is a unique opportunity for young people who enjoyed their Wollangarra Stage I to come back, get their hands dirty, visit more amazing mountains, and meet lots of other like-minded individuals.

The program is slightly different to that of a Stage One. It runs for six days, rather than five and three nights are spent camping. Stage II’s may camp together in one big group (maximum of 24 young people with four or five staff) or in two smaller groups (12 young people with 2 staff). This is a great opportunity to really get to know the other people on the program.

When Stage Twos go hiking their main purpose is to work on a conservation project in our local area. This means we often carry tools and any thing else we might need with us. In the past, Stage II’s have worked on building and maintaining hiking tracks, rebuilding sections of old high country huts, or revegetation in important conservation areas. This is all done with the assistance of Wollangarra staff members and sometimes professionals in the field (like Parks Victoria Rangers, stone masons or local walking club members). We also make sure that we have a rest day going for a wander up a river bed or up a mountain nearby.

 

 

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