Changes to services and facilities
We have changed our services in line with the current public health orders. Changes include temporary closures of face-to-face services including our customer service centres and libraries, please check the changes to services and facilities page for more information. We are still here to help you, check out our range of online services or call us on 1300 434 434.

The Manly Environment Centre is an environmental education resource centre.

For more information about our programs please email us.

Project Penguin

We are an active partner in the Taronga Zoo’s Project Penguin.

Schools – Connected Classrooms Program

If you are a teacher, please check out our free Connected Classrooms Program, offering virtual excursions for your students via videoconferencing.

Tap into this amazing resource and connect your class with other students on the Northern Beaches, across Australia and even around the world!

St John's Primary School, Dubbo

This exciting program offers:

  • Exciting, motivating, creative, informative and education events, known as ‘virtual excursions’. Join guest speakers, scientists, creatives and other experts in their field
  • An opportunity to ignite students’ imagination and encourage critical and creative thinking; to explore the world beyond their classroom via a range of face-to-face and online/virtual environments
  • Helps teachers use technology effectively within a pedagogical framework
  • Aligns with the Australian Curriculum Frameworks and Syllabuses, endorsed by the NSW Board of Studies
  • A creative way for students to celebrate events such as Arts & Science events, World Environment Day, World Oceans Day, Reconciliation Week, NAIDOC Week, Plastic Free July, Biodiversity month and more!

Join Connected Classrooms now for fun, educational and creative classes!

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