YR10 Outdoor Recreation 


In this unit, students investigate the Elements of Risk (perceived, real and social) and the concept of Challenge in outdoor recreational pursuits. The unit is primarily practical activity, however, includes theory based sessions to conduct activity introductions, planning and risk assessments. 


Students will be assessed on their: 

  1. Skill development 
  2. Ability to plan and evaluate 
  3. Awareness and adherence to safety procedures 




Snorkelling (pool / river / beach) 

Paddling (river) 

Stand paddle boarding (river) 

Surfing (beach) 


Land Based 


1st Aid (school) 

Trangia cooking (school) 

Walking (Mosman Park)  

Rock climbing (Peppermint Grove / Fremantle 

Snow safety