Field trips

We offer a vast range of undergraduate programs and courses to spark whatever interest you have in science.

Bobby Sun on One Tree Island

Student profile

What do you do if you love marine science - but can’t swim?

Bobby Sun loves the ocean and is about to graduate with a Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours), specialising in marine science. And yet, she can't swim.


Advanced Field Studies in Functional Ecology

This course develops advanced skills for field studies in plant and animal functional ecology. In this video Shoshana Rapley talks about her experience.

Student blog

The science of Shiraz: soil sampling with the Environmental Science Field School

As part of the Environmental Science Field School offered by the Fenner School of Environment and Society at ANU, we recently went to the Clonakilla vineyard.


Vietnam Field School

The Vietnam Field School is a three-week intensive course that takes students to learn about primary research in Vietnam.


Heriot-Watt University Chemistry Ambassador Program

A group of ANU chemistry students travelled across the globe to Edinburgh, Scotland for an intensive study tour.


Understanding Geological Hazards

If you want to learn about geological hazards, the best classroom you can have is an active tectonic plate boundary.


Field Studies in Functional Ecology: Daintree Rainforest

The 2017 Field Studies in Functional Ecology field trip was held in the Daintree Rainforest.


Science field trips at ANU

Get out of the classroom (or the lab) and into the field. As a science student you can get practical experience at field sites around Australia.