Wildlife education

Secondary/Tertiary Education Programs

Help your students get hands-on experience with expert-lead programs to gain the skills and confidence that employers and universities want. As Australia's biggest theme park, we can provide education talks and self-guided programs in a range of fields.


All private tours and talks start from 9:30am to maximise your in-park entertainment and learning time. 

School

Cost of Entry Per Student

Free Supervisor to Student Ratio

Cost per additional Teacher/Supervisor

Secondary

$38pp

1 free adult for every 5 paying students

$48pp

Tertiary

$38pp

1 free adult for every 20 paying students

$48pp

Pre-ordered lunches are available for just $13.50 per person. See meal options.

 

Please contact our Education department on [email protected] or call (07) 5588 1184 if you have any further questions.

Theme Park Physics

Suitable for: Year 7 to Tertiary Age
Length of Program:
varies
Capacity: 
10 - 300 Students
Type: Self-Guided
Cost: Entry per person only

Dreamworld offers some of the most thrilling examples of real physics in action! Students can explore centripetal forces, gravity, electricity and magnetism on some of the tallest and fastest thrill rides in the world. Students can even collect data while on the rides by using a smartphone acceleration app inserted in a specially designed Dreamworld Physics Armband. Student and Teacher Booklets can be emailed to you from the Dreamworld Education Department.

Extras: Hire of physics armbands are $16 for a set of 10

Ride science
Science of WhiteWater World

Suitable for: Year 7 to Tertiary Age
Length of Program:
varies
Capacity: 
10 - 300 Students
Type: Self-Guided
Cost: Entry per person only

Students will learn about energy changes as they race through the Super Tubes HydroCoaster, discover the ultimate in scientific innovations at the Cave of Waves, put a new spin on speed in the Blue Ringed Octopus and discover how force and acceleration create thrills in The Rip.

Tourism Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: 
$55 flat fee + entry per person

What makes Dreamworld and WhiteWater World such successful tourist attractions? This talk includes topics such as target markets and market segmentation, team member information and Dreamworld departments, international and domestic tourism initiatives, how we work with local businesses and other tourism organisations. It also discusses how we aim for excellence in customer service and our corporate social responsibility initiatives.
The student booklet provided aligns with the national curriculum and includes pre- and post-day activities, as well as in-park activities with which to engage students.

Marketing Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: 
$55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn about the latest marketing strategies used to promote Dreamworld and WhiteWater World, including traditional methods and the influence of social media. Find out about specific qualifications related to the Marketing industry, employee roles, as well as partnerships with external agencies.
The student booklet provided aligns with the national curriculum and includes pre- and post-day activities, as well as in-park activities with which to engage students.

Event Planning Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: 
$55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn how our Events Department can transform Dreamworld and WhiteWater World in to the ultimate venue for corporate events, parties, school formals and even weddings. Gain an insight into the capacity of our venues and what is involved in organising a world-class event. This is a classroom style presentation delivered in the Dreamworld Education Room.
The student booklet provided aligns with the national curriculum and includes pre- and post-day activities, as well as in-park activities with which to engage students.

Entertainment Package
Accounting Talk

Suitable for: Year 10 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: $55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn about how a large organisation manages the accounting side of the business. Includes topics such as cash controls, financial delegation policy, credit control, inventory and non-current assets. This is a classroom style presentation delivered in the Dreamworld Education Room.

 

Tiger Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Age
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity: 
10 - 300 Students
Type: Specialised Talk
Cost: 
Flat rate $60 for each group of 50 students + entry costs per person. Larger groups may be entitled to a discount on specialised talk.

Earn your strips in tiger biology and conservation with an expert-lead Tiger Talk. Students will learn about unique and fascinating tiger species from one of Dreamworld's Tiger Handlers and how they can help save tigers in the wild. Topics cover diet, behaviours, adaptions and conservation issues. The Tiger Talk can be tailored to suit your students’ needs.

Dreamworld Tiger Presentations at Tiger Island
"Back of House Tour" of Dreamworld's Wildlife Area

Suitable for: Year 7 to Tertiary Age
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity: 
10 - 20 Students
Type: Specialised Talk
Cost: 
$60 flat fee + entry per person

The ‘Back of House Tour’ is a unique experience for students to see how a ‘real life’ wildlife sanctuary operates. As part of the tour, students get to go behind the scenes of the Dreamworld Corroboree, including the veterinary, quarantine and food preparation areas, all under the explanation and guidance of a qualified Dreamworld wildlife staff member. Students are encouraged to ask questions throughout the tour.

Wildlife education
Endangered Australian Species & Conservation

Suitable for: Year 7 to Tertiary Age
Length of Program: varies
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Self-Guided
Cost: Entry per person only

Take a tour through the four major Australian environments all in one place! Students will investigate the characteristics and native wildlife of Rainforests, Woodlands, Wetlands and Arid climate within Dreamworld Corroboree, and ultimately learn the future of Australia’s animals depends on our compassion and commitment to help them. This self-guided tour will also highlight the work of the Dreamworld Wildlife Foundation on a global scale, and the important connection to the history of Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander people of Australia.

Wildlife education
HR/People Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Year 12
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: 
$55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn about Dreamworld's varied careers, exciting job opportunities and the recruitment process. The talk includes examples of how Dreamworld builds staff morale and showcases our talented team via our new ‘World at Work’ Series.

 

Hospitality Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: 
$55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn how Dreamworld and WhiteWater World cater for food and beverage requirements to thousands of guests each day. The talk is perfect for students studying Hospitality and considering entering this industry.

 

Primary students
Workplace Health and Safety Talk

Suitable for: Year 9 to Tertiary Level
Length of Program:
30 mins
Capacity:
10 - 300 Students
Type: Classroom-Based Talk
Cost: $55 flat fee + entry per person

Learn how Occupational Health and Safety is implemented into a theme park environment. This talk covers establishing a safety culture, communicating with a diverse range of guests, ride safety and sustainability. This is a classroom style presentation delivered in the Dreamworld Education Room. A student booklet is also available.
The student booklet provided aligns with the national curriculum and includes pre- and post-day activities, as well as in-park activities with which to engage students.