Tourism and Sustainable Development
This workshop with an educator focuses on Monarto Zoo as a tourism destination, the role of a zoo and its sustainable practices. An accompanying Safari Tour showcases the public animal collection.
Through negotiation, a visit off-limits may be arranged.
Some understanding of tourism may be an advantage. A visit to Monarto is often in conjunction with a visit to another tourism destination such as Adelaide Zoo, Hahndorf etc.
What to bring
Materials to record reflection, take notes, etc as deemed necessary by individuals.
You are required to provide your own bus for the Safari Tour. Small groups (less than 15) may negotiate use of the Monarto bus but additional costs may be incurred.
When: Term 1-4
Level: 10, 11, 12
Area: HASS - Civics and Citizenship, HASS - Economics and Business, HASS - Geography, Science
Cost: $14pp includes zoo entry and Safari Tour on your bus
Participants: Maximum of 35 students
Duration: Workshop up to 1 hour but may be negotiated at time of booking. Safari tour approx. 1-1½ hours.
ALL school visits must be booked in advance.
To book a visit, discuss your student learning needs, or for more information please contact Monarto Zoo.
Organising your visit
Prior to booking, refer to the Monarto Zoo website for detailed information regarding expectations and programs.
Programs can be modified to meet your requirements. Discuss pre or post activities that may be beneficial. Consider excursion planning expectations of the school and clarify any questions with zoo education staff.
Ensure your required ratio of students to adults and remember to be sun smart.
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