International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Available Excursions for Newcastle

Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Byron Bay + Bridging Cultures Program

The Bridging Cultures Program (BCP) encompasses the ISA on-site orientation delivered to all students at the onset of their ISA program, along with exciting activities aimed to introduce students to their new host country. The BCP brings together ISA students from various programs throughout the... Read More

Glenrock Conservation Area and Nobbys Beach

Explore Glen Rock Conservation Area during a trip led by an actual aboriginal. Hear about the ghost stories and bush survival stories of true aboriginals and learn about the political history and environmental elements of the land. Students will make their way to Nobbys Beach for a surf lesson... Read More

Hunter Valley Wine Region

The Hunter Valley region of New South Wales is one of the most prominent wine regions in Australia, and produces some of the best Shiraz (red) and Semillon (white) wine varieties in the world. During this excursion, students will be transported to a few different wineries in the Hunter Valley to... Read More

Port Macquarie

Spend the weekend exploring on of Australia's amazing coastal communities. Students will have the opportunity to visit the Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park, tour the Innes Ruins and Sea Acres Rainforest Center, do some whale watching, and visit a Koala Hospital. Read More

Port Stephens

Port Stephens, an easy two and a half hour drive north of Sydney, is known for its nature and abundance of aquatic and land activities on its uncrowded sandy beaches, sheltered bays and unspoilt national parks. See dolphins and whales in their natural habitat during the sea life watching cruise.... Read More

Spring/Fall Break Excursions

Optional for some or all sessions
In addition to the ISA included excursions in Australia, semester or year abroad students will have the opportunity to participate in optional spring/fall break excursions. The purpose of these trips is to give students exciting options to explore their host country or another unique destination... Read More