Schools Program

When

Monday 29 May

Tuesday 30 May

Wednesday 31 May

Time

Three sessions per day

Location

Various locations

Primary school students will learn a lot while getting into the Maroon Festival spirit on Monday-Wednesday before Origin with our Schools Program. Lasting four hours between 10am and 2pm daily, our school excursion program is facilitated by qualified professionals and sessions focus on positive associations between food, fun and fitness.

Each school group will take part in a tour of NOVA106.9 studios before hitting Maroon Festival for a full program of outdoor fun.

Students will learn about Maroons Team history and players, past and present with the Legends Walk, Locker Room and various other fun and interactive educational activities including:

Good nutrition

  • Memorise This: Fruit, Veggies and Fun Facts
  • What’s in a Lunchbox?

Physical education

  • Jump Higher than a Firebird
  • Deadly Choices: Netball, Basketball and Football Skills

Mental health

  • Creating a team celebration that promotes positivity, cheering and acceptance

Leadership and teamwork

  • Blindfolded beanbag throwing: what’s possible with all our 5 senses
  • Team Skills: One Team, One Mission