Camps Program

Students at University High School have the opportunity to engage in a camping program that offers a wide range of experiences outside the school environs.

Our camps have a strong emphasis on connecting students to their peers, teachers and the wider school community.
Download the Cornerstones of Adventure document

Year 7 Camp

Students attend Gundiwindi Lodge, Wandin North for an orientation camp. The camp aims to build and establish relationships amongst students, peers and teachers in their Sub-schools. Students will have the opportunity to mix with others and participate in a range of activities designed to build confidence, resilience, team work and connect with nature!

Year 8 Camp

Year 8 camp is an adventure camp with a focus on the social and personal development of each student. Students attend in their sub-school groups and participate in a range of adventure activities such as canoeing and an overnight campout. This camp is held at Merricks on the Mornington Peninsula.

Galileo (Year 9)

As part of the Galileo program, students participate in a camp designed to further develop their independence and their skills in the outdoors. Students travel to the Grampians by train and engage in hikes, mountain bike riding and abseiling. They are responsible for preparing their own food.

Other Camps

  • Year 7 Accelerated (orientation) Camp
  • Musical Camp Years 7-12
  • Community Service and Health (CSH) Camp Year 10