Empowering keepers of the wetlands
Call Us: (07) 3267 7811

Students visiting Nudgee Beach Environmental Education Centre are challenged to become environmentally and culturally aware; to be empowered for the future as keepers of the wetlands.

By delivering curriculum relevant programs we will enhance students’ understanding of our past, present and future environmental footprints.

Just 19 km from the Brisbane CBD. Nudgee Beach Environmental Education Centre engages learners from Prep to Year 12, developing and delivering high quality education programs linked to the Australian Curriculum and C2C that  meet curriculum outcomes while fostering values within our learners about themselves, others around them and the places we visit to create a more sustainable world.

Easy access to the Boondall Wetlands, Mountains to Mangroves Corridor, Nar-dha (Nudgee Waterholes) and Bora Ring, the foreshores of Moreton Bay Marine Park and the development of the Brisbane Airport enable us to offer a wide range of experience-based educational programs.

To make a booking at our centre, please use our electronic booking form.

Vision

By the end of 2019 NBEEC will be running at maximun capacity, by promoting, supporting and delivering curricululm relavant programs and enhancing understanding of our past, present and future environmental footprints as keepers of the wetlands. 

Centre Information

Nudgee Beach
Environmental Education Centre

1588 Nudgee Road
Nudgee Beach ,QLD 4014

Phone: (07) 3267 7811
Fax: (07) 3267 8144
Email: info@nudgeebheec.eq.edu.au

Latest News

Invite NBEEC to your next staff meeting

Does your principal want your teachers to take students on meaningful excursions? Invite NBEEC to your next staff meeting for a 10 min overview on the programs we could deliver.

8 QCE points through a Vocational Education course for senior Indigenous students

Certificate II Conservation and Land Management (CaLM) and Certificate II Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways delivered every Thursday for the year. (meeting literacy and numeracy requirements)

The course provides real world application for their future, focusing on conservation practice, cultural perspectives, plant and animal identification and work place readiness. Facilitated by a camp,

Come to the next NBEEC P&C Meeting

Centre staff, school personnel, residents and a dedicated wetlands enthusiast as far as Houston America share a desire to be part of our community as a member of our P&C. Nudgee Beach Environmental Education Centre P&C is like no other. The Centres P&C meets 3 times a semester.

Did you know?

The Red-necked Stint, only weighs as much as two 50c coins....
Great Knots almost double their body weight when they migrate to Australia....
Ruddy Turnstones’ facial markings are always different....
Great white sharks can travel at 30km per hour though the water....
Cleaner Wrasse are small fish which nibble bugs off larger fish....
The Great Barrier Reef is over 2000 km long – the largest thing ever built by living creatures....
A group of jellyfish is called a smack....
A group of fish swimming together is called a school....
Natural sponges were once living animals....
Salt water crocodiles can grow to up to 7 metres long and weigh one tonne....
Anemones are living plants in the sea....
Starfish can have as many as 40 arms called rays....
Male emperor penguins carry the eggs around on their feet until they hatch....
Moreton Bay has 6 of the world’s 7 species of turtles....
Turtles only come ashore to lay their eggs....
Humpback whales call repeat their songs for up to 20 hours....
An albatross has a wingspan of approximately 3 metres....
The largest penguin is the emperor penguin at 1.3m tall....
Moreton Bay has 6 species of mangroves....
You can see the Great Barrier Reef from space....
Banded sea snakes and yellow-bellied sea snakes have stronger poison than land snakes....
Penguins are birds that can’t fly....
Albatross sleep as they fly or glide....
Sydney has 3 species of mangroves....
Barnacles are crustaceans (related to crabs). They attach to ships, pontoons and other animals in the sea....
Coral consists of tiny individual animals called polyps who live together....
The smallest penguin is the fairy penguin. It is only 40cm tall....
Baby sharks are called pups....
Leatherback turtles can dive up to 1200 metres....
Limpets move on rocks during high tide....
Only 3% of the world’s water is freshwater....
Volcanoes under the sea are called Seamounts....