School Group Visits

DemoDAIRY Terang School Group Visits

Visiting School Group Program

Outline:

School visits are welcome and suit students from prep to tertiary. Visiting options vary depending upon seasonal farm activities. Visits include tours of facilities, project sites and dairy farm.

Prices vary according to number of students, length of visit and school requests. Other inclusions are visit to dairy, activity materials, pre-visit instructions, itinerary, and use of classroom and laboratory.

Pricing:

Number of StudentsIncludesPrice
0 - 15 Visit facilitation, activity handouts,
1 hour of farm activities,
1 hour of project activities,
1 project officer
$300 +GST
16 - 30 Visit facilitation, activity handouts,
1 hour of farm activities,
1 hour of project activities,
2 project officers
$480 + GST

More than 30 -  POA

Notes:

  1. Extras available at additional cost: catering, information packs, transport, guest speakers.
  2. DemoDAIRY is a working dairy farm and has strict OH&S requirements.
  3. Clothing needs to be protective and suit outdoor activities.
  4. Flat shoes are a must, with boots being the preferred footwear.

For more information, please contact Ann on 03 55 922 199.

Visitor Information Document

Click here to download the DemoDAIRY visitor information pdf.

Table of Contents
1. DemoDAIRY Background .................................................................... 3
2. Board Members ................................................................................. 4
3. Legal Status and Financial Accountability .............................................. 6
4. Sponsors of DemoDAIRY .................................................................... 7
5. Supporters of DemoDAIRY .................................................................. 7
6. DemoDATA ....................................................................................... 7
7. Projects @ DemoDAIRY ...................................................................... 8
7.1. Creating Energy From Effluent Project ............................................ 8
7.2. Nitrous Oxide Project ................................................................... 9
7.3. Carbon Tender Plot Project .......................................................... 10
7.4. Paddock Sub Surface Drainage Demonstration Site ......................... 10
7.5. Wetland and Drainage Line Plantations .......................................... 11
7.6. Pasture and Cropping Trials ......................................................... 11
7.7. National Centre for Dairy Education Australia (NCDEA) Student Learning Paddock (28) ......................................................................... 11
7.8. Nutrient Filter Pond Project .......................................................... 11
7.9. Cypress Removal Project and Direct Seeding Demonstration Sites .... 12
7.10. DemoDAIRY Farm Track System ............................................... 13
8. Precinct Demonstration Sites ............................................................. 14
8.1. Sustainable Building Design - Research Facility .............................. 14
8.2. Farm Waste Demonstration Site Project ........................................ 15
8.3. Recycled Water Floodwash........................................................... 15
8.4. Dairy Yard Etching and Race ........................................................ 15
8.5. Feed Pads .................................................................................. 15
8.6. Dairy Alpro Equipment and Automatic Cup Removers ...................... 16
8.7. Dairy Solar Hot Water ................................................................. 16
8.8. Silage Pad & Silage Pit Covers ...................................................... 16
8.9. Energy Efficient Retrofit Project .................................................... 16
8.10. EVC Gardens and Native Grass Seedbank ................................... 17
9. Visitor Program ................................................................................ 17
10. Thank you to DemoDAIRY Sponsors: .................................................. 18
11. Thank you to Project Investors, Demonstration Site Supporters and DemoDATA publishers: ............ 18

Click here to download the DemoDAIRY visitor information pdf.