Eamon and Sam both grew up in the Victorian countryside where their spare time was spent exploring bushland on their BMX bikes.

Having both moved to the big smoke (Melbourne) they have seen the different lifestyle city and suburban children are living today and the effects this has on their physical and mental health.

Reconnect Outdoors offers children an opportunity to explore the best nature parks and reserves Victoria has to offer, all within a professionally guided group alongside their peers.

Eamon

Primary School Teacher

Eamon has been a Victorian primary school teacher for over 8 years. His love for outdoor education grew after working on an American summer camp in his early years of teaching.
He has a keen love for the outdoors but also the studies behind the benefits of outdoor exercises has on classroom performance.

Sam

Outdoor Adventure Leader

Sam has been involved in Outdoor Education since 2007, where he has worked as an Outdoor Adventure guide in every State and Territory in Australia as well as leading high school groups on international expeditions. He has a passion for exploring the wilderness and sharing these experiences with others. As a trained wilderness first aid responder, bushwalking search and rescue, and PADI Rescue Diver, you can feel confident that your children are in safe hands.

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