5 Days To Go!

Team China 2019 is off in just 5 days.

Just a few reminders.

  • Be at Tom Flood Sports Complex at 2.30pm on Wednesday, we will depart at 2.45pm.
  • $20Aus in day pack for airport.
  • Our Air China flight -CA166 departing at 8pm.
  • No more than 100ml in liquid to be packed.
  • It is suggested to have a pair of shorts in day pack for when we land – it is going to be hot!
  • China is 2 hours behind us time wise.

Pre Departure Day2



Day Two

Tuesday May 7th


Activity One



Activity Two


Activity Three









Bartering and Bargaining in a Respectful Way.

Risk Management Discussion and Scenarios


1.       On and off the trains

2.       What to expect at the airport

3.       Etc..


AND Where in the World

Packing and Laundering


What to pack, what sort of luggage will work best for you and how to do your laundry – hotel style!




Arrive Gym Maple St Campus Golden Square Primary School

Access via MacKenzie St West. Students eat lunch and catch up with their travelling buddies.


1.00 pm

Whole Group: Overview of the Afternoon

Question and Answer Session – based on the questions asked after the last pre-departure activity day.

1.15pm Group 1 Group 2 Group 3
1.45pm Group 3 Group 1 Group 2
2.15pm Group 2 Group 3 Group 1
2.45pm Finish and Return to School or Parent Pick-Up as Arranged.

Predeparture day 2

Another predeparture day has come and gone.  Today we learned more to make our trip a success such as washing our shirt, bartering and using the train system.  Also the Mayor Rod Fyffe came to see us and wish us a great learning journey. See above on the phrases link for pronunciations for certain bartering phrases with Shengjie.