Live and learn pioneer history and the early development of Australia with our hands-on school camps and activity programs.

These not only include time at the Pioneer Settlement, but visits to local farms and attractions. We offer range of activities that can be tailored to suit curriculums and student levels, or you can simply take part in one of our recommended schedules, ranging from a day trip to a four night stay.Better still, our on-site Lodges offer bunk-style accommodation for large groups with commercial kitchens, barbecue areas and recreational space, as well as entertainment options like board games, electronic games and DVDs.

Let our helpful team guide you on the best program for your school.

The Pioneer Settlement is NARTA accredited and all educational programs are AusVELS relevant.


The Swan Hill region has a rich history dating back to the dreamtime, through European settlement to the prosperous farming region it is today.
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For Teachers

The Pioneer Settlement is an exciting destination for school visits and camps, with a range of unique and diverse educational activities.
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Download our visitors map so you can plan your visit to soak up the sights, sounds and experiences of our unique Settlement.
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