St Aloysius Primary School Environment Day
On Thursday 21st of August St Aloysius Primary School students attended the first ‘Caring for Swan Bay’ Environment Day. 90 students from years Prep to 6 attended the day and participated in 5 activities.
Each activity reflected the values of Swan Bay, threats and what students and the local community can do to help to protect and enhance them. The day was supported by the Borough of Queenscliffe, Corangamite CMA, Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre and Bellarine Catchment Network.
Activities included Coastcare Challenge Game focusing on litter and nutrients entering the Bay and how to prevent this, revegetation of Coastal Moonah Woodland, Waterwatch and waterbugs, Amazing Amphipods and Coastal Biodiversity.
Students were entertained and engaged by the variety of topics and presenters which helped to interpret the values of Swan Bay