mission of DITC-Environmental Education Foundation is to bring
environmental awareness through education to all, particularly
eight to twelve year olds who bear the future responsibility
for the stewardship of our environment and passing on their
knowledge to future generations. Its work will ensure that children
in rural and inner city schools nationwide have the means to
learn about the need of taking care of our fragile planet. The
Foundation web site will enable children, teachers and parents
to access information increasing their environmental awareness.
The Foundation also supports the educational days of Days
in the Country sm - the outdoor recreation
and conservation festival providing bountiful opportunities
for participants to take part in outdoor activities and learn
about the countryside. Four days of country fun incorporating:
Children's Day in the Country; Land Conservers' and Land Users'
Day in the Country; Family Day in the Country and Sporting Day
in the Country.