This policy is current as at 23/09/2017 10:50pm, AEST. Please refer to policy library website (https://education.nsw.gov.au/policy-library) for an updated version.
This policy replaces Excursions and Other Visits (97/137), 16 June 1997, Excursions policy PD/2004/0010 v001Excursions policy PD/2004/0010 v002 andExcursions policy - PD/2004/0010/V003
14 March 2016 - updated main contact details
Inclusion of excursions involving preschool children and the applicability of the Children’s Services Regulation 2004
New advice on film screenings and live performances in the context of revisions to the Controversial Issues in Schools Policy
Advice on child protection issues relating to excursions to courts where the potential for students to be placed at risk of harm by being exposed to violent or sexually explicit evidentiary material.
Further direction on excursion consent forms relating to the need to clarify parental wishes and consent
Incorporation of Commonwealth Government initiatives relating to overseas excursions
Advice on reporting of incidents occurring while on excursions in context of the revised Incident Reporting Policy and Procedures
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