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School of the Air

586 Lane St, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
+61 8 8087 3565
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Longreach Branch

Visited the LDODE ( Longreach Dept. of Distance Education) which operates on the same principal as... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
Cliff C
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Ipswich, Australia
Loved this place but a bit crowded the day we went.

We booked in the day before but when we got there we were put with a school excursion which was a... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Jomarah
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586 Lane St, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Visited the LDODE ( Longreach Dept. of Distance Education) which operates on the same principal as the Broken Hill branch. An excellent means of education for children in remote locations. We saw a class in progress with the teacher speaking to about 8 children at...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We booked in the day before but when we got there we were put with a school excursion which was a bit crowded, and hard to ask questions. But the ladies were lovely and helpful. I always try to buy souvenirs at these places to...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is where children living on remote outback stations receive their schooling via satellite.We sat in the classroom with the teacher while a lesson was being conducted.

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Despite having to be there early (0815) this was a highlight of our time in Broken Hill. The look around the facilities was fascinating and the teachers were very professional and friendly. To be able to see two lessons was a privelidge and to meet...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Visited at 8.15 am for a kinder? session -good to learn how teaching of remote communities is done now with the advantage of computer systems, and how they try to get everyone together several times a year so they are not just computer 'buddies'

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

we had previously visit the school in the air in Alice Springs, this was a very different experience, we had to purchase tickets from the tourist office, and attend first thing in the morning, we were met by the headmaster, we then watched a lesson...More

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