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Field trips

Many JCU subjects include field trips to various locations within our unique region. Some field trips have no additional fees while some field trips incur additional fees. Check fees before you enrol. Learn more

View a detailed list of field trips here.

Orpheus Island Field Trip

What better way to learn about coral than getting hands-on with the subject on the Great Barrier Reef? Learn about this opportunity from Study Abroad students Tara (USA), Elaina (USA) and Lisa (Denmark).

Wambiana Station Field Trip

Learn about USA Study Abroad student Ellen's experience in the outback on a field trip to Wambiana cattle station near Charters Towers.

Weipa Archaeology Field Trip

Learn about the collaboration between James Cook University, the Wik Waya people and RioTinto which has allowed Archaeology students to put their learning into practice during a week-long field school in Weipa, Cape York Peninsula.

Field Trip to Cape Pallarenda and Turtle Rock

Learn about Study Abroad students Tara (USA) and Tomine (Norway) field trip to Cape Pallarenda and Turtle Rock at Hervey’s Range where they learnt about bush medicine and an Aboriginal perspective from local elder Uncle Rusty.