The department will be closed from Wednesday 27 December 2023 to Monday 1 January 2024. We will respond to queries in the New Year. Best wishes for a safe and happy festive season.
Programs offered at Camp Quaranup support the department's emphasis on promoting healthy and active lifestyles.
Contact the camp directly on 61 8 9844 4087 to discuss your group's requirements.
By incorporating participation in recreation and physical activity
during camping experiences, recreation programs help guests experience
new activities, learn or develop new skills, explore the benefits of
physical activity and promote the maintenance of healthy lifestyles.
instructors facilitate programs in accordance with the philosophy of
Challenge by Choice. This is based on experiential learning theory,
which we define as being able to undertake an experience that a
participant can relate back to their life or existing lifestyle in a
There is an understanding that everyone has varying
thresholds for challenge and these challenges can range in their nature
and variety. We aim to provide an experience that enables participants
to determine their own level of challenge and broaden and develop their
perceived limitations through participation in adventure activities both
in individual and team environments.
All camps staff will aim to
provide a safe experience in which the participant can explore and
extend their abilities and limitations. Our Department Camps Program
Standards and Instructor Code of Ethics encompass that overriding
intent. Participation through excessive pressure and intimidation will
not be supported.
This ethos recognises that the attempt is more significant than the result.
Participants are required to wear appropriate clothing and footwear. This includes:
Camp Quaranup offers structured recreation programs. Year levels are
based on recommendations from the Department of Education and the
department's Camps Chain Safety Group. Some programs are offered to
younger students, however, please contact the camp for more information.
Nature Play WA has developed a free interactive app for visitors to
learn some interesting history, view fascinating flora and fauna and get
The trail takes you on an exploration of Camp Quaranup.
How to get the app:
1. Visit the Apple iTunes or Google Play store
2. Search for Nature Play WA to download the free app
3. Open the app, select "Trails" and then "Camp Quaranup Discovery Trail"
4. Start the trail!
Learn some of camp's interesting history, view fascinating flora ad fauna, and get some exercise!
Make sure your location services are switched on within your phone
settings, and don't forget to share photos from your trail on social
media with the tag #campQtrail
Visit the Apple iTunes store (Apple devices) or Google Play Store (Android devices) and search for Nature Play WA to download the free app!
is a limited supply of sporting equipment available to borrow from the
camp office. Groups, particularly large ones, are encouraged to bring
their own sporting equipment to use during the camp.
Prices are tiered for school groups, not-for-profit community groups and corporate groups.
2019 prices effective 1 January 2019.
Do not submit enquiries with this form.