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During your stay with us at Meridan State College we understand that you would like to take every opportunity you can to travel to see what our beautiful country has to offer. 
At Meridan College we give our students the opportunity to travel to locations such as Fraser Island, Tangalooma Island Resort and even Sydney. 
Your International Student Coordinator organises and facilitates these trips each term so it is important to register your interest early.
 
Cairns Trip - Where The Great Barrier Reef Meets The Daintree Rainforest

 

The International Cairns Trip offered in Term 3 has to be a stand out trip and favourite among our International students. This trip not only ticks the bucket list of visiting the breathtaking “Great Barrier Reef”, but it also allows our students to see the stunning Daintree Rainforest from below and above and many more amazing tourist attractions during this 4 day trip. Students will be exposed to Australian Culture at its best and take away memories to recall for a lifetime. 

Lady Elliot, Great Barrier Reef Trip
 
Lady Elliot Island is a small southern island on the tip of the heritage listed Great Barrier Reef and it offers over 1200 species of fish and marine life and is home to the giant manta rays and green turtles. Meridan State College offer a 3-day trip to the Island, where students can snorkel on one of the most spectacular coral reefs and truly make memories they will never forget.
 
Tangalooma Island Resort
 
Located on Moreton Island, less than an hour’s ferry ride from Brisbane you will arrive at this breathtaking destination. At Tangalooma Island Resort you will have the opportunity to snorkel the 15 sunken shipwrecks just off the island where you can see an abundance of marine life and turtles. Then how about sand tobogganing down some of the largest sand dunes. But the highlight would have to be hand  feeding a wild dolphin. All accommodation, meals, water activities are included in the amazing 3 day adventure that will not forget.
 
Gold Coast Trip 
 
Meridan College offer an exciting 3 day trip to the Gold Coast where we visit many of the key tourist attractions such as Surfers Paradise, Burleigh Heads, as well as the exciting theme parks, high ropes course and the beautiful Byron Bay in Northern NSW. We stay at Seaworld Nara Resort so a fun filled trip is guaranteed with lots of laughs.
 
Fraser Island
 
Fraser Island is a world heritage listed site and the largest sand island in the world and at the top of every traveller’s bucket list when visiting Australia. Here you will have the opportunity to explore the Island and all its beauty in a 4WD (four wheel drive) tour across the island stopping at spectacular destinations such as Lake Mackenzie, Eli Creek, Champagne rock pools, Indian Head and the spectacular “Coloured Sands”. During your stay you will meet some of the local wildlife and be educated on the history of the Island. The fun filled trip 3 day trip will include accommodation and most meals.
 
Meridan State College Interational Day Trips:
 
 
* Australia Zoo
 
 
 
 
* Noosa & Eumundi Markets
 
 
 
* The Big Pinapple High Ropes  
 
 
 
 
EQI Travel Policies
 
 * Please make yourself familiar with the EQI Travel Policy
* Please review the EQI Travel & Activities Form on the right hand
side.
 
* EQI also offer the opportunity for International Students to travel during their stay in Australia, please click on the link here for further information.