Duke Of Edinburgh Youth Adventure Oct 2024

These 5 days 4 nights multi day adventure journeys on the Lady Nelson meet the requirements of the Adventurous Journey section for any level of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award. The trip could also be used to meet the requirements of the Gold Residential Project.

For more information on how these trips meet Award requirements Participants should speak to their Award Leader or the State Award Office.”

The structure of the voyage is that the youth are fulfilling 4 stations during the first 4 days

These stations are

  • Navigation and ship’s command
  • Engineering
  • Catering
  • Deck Crew

Whilst all participants are in their stations during the day they will be required to be on deck for sail handling when needed.

At each station the participants are taught the basics of their roles.

On the Thursday night the participants select a Master, Bosun and one or two Cooks from within the group

These elected leaders take charge of the vessel (with supervision) to bring us back to Hobart

Departs: Hobart Elizabeth Street Pier 0900 30th Sept 2024

Returns: Elizabeth Street Pier Hobart.  approximately 1600 on 4th Oct 2024 



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