Travel to the Outback of Australia and learn about Aboriginal people while sleeping under the stars. Scale the famed Mount Ngauru—a.k.a. Mount Doom from Lord of the Rings. Scuba dive surrounded by sea turtles in the expansive Great Barrier Reef. Experience the beautiful, diverse natural environments of Fiji, Australia, and New Zealand; considered some of the most breathtaking in the world.
Experiential Education: Hone your outdoor leadership skills while backpacking the famous Abel Tasman National Park.
Community: Live communally in an indigenous Maori community, learn their traditional stories and ways of living, and participate in conservation community-based volunteering.
Experiential Education: Volunteer with key players in the world of environmental and marine conservation in the largest continuous area of tropical rainforest on the Australian continent.
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Earn up to $5000 per year in scholarship funding from Carpe Diem Education. Through our partnership with Portland State University, students are eligible to complete up to 18 quarter credits during their semester program.