Whether schools choose to follow their own programme, or to take part in Education Centre led activities; everyone is offered opportunities to engage with the monks and the town of New Norcia. Today over 5,000 primary & secondary students and staff from Catholic, independent and state schools come to New Norcia each year for their annual camps, retreats or to take part in an education programme.

Please click here to download the New Norcia Education Centre Activity pack.

Some examples of programmes we offer are:

Society and Environment:
  • Heritage town tour
  • Art Appreciation and Architecture
  • River walk, Apiary and Indigenous Artefact Exhibition
  • New Norcia Museum and Art Gallery
  • Cemetery Study
  • The Musical Heritage of New Norcia
Aboriginal Studies
  • Prindiville room tour and the Six Seasons Art Panels
  • Aboriginal Art Workshop
  • Spear and Boomerang throwing
Monastic Life
  • The Habits of New Norcia
  • Prayers with the monks
CEO Accreditation Programme

Our Group Accommodation and Education Manager would be delighted to assist you in creating a programme that suits your group’s particular interests and aims, contact the Manager on 08 9654 8018 or groups@newnorcia.wa.edu.au