Excursion Routes

Helensvale

Transport Information 

We will be using the Young Discoverers Mini Bus for all excursions – children on booster seats (under 7 years).  

Ratio: 1:5   Up to 10 children;  (If more than 10 children 2  trips will be made)

The children will all be school age (Prep- Year 6)

Risk assessments- including transport risk assessment, available on request.

Larger versions of route maps available on request or can be found by googling Young Discoverers Helensvale to the destination address below.

Bus capacity, not including Driver
Helensvale mini bus: 10 passengers, 10 booster seats each (YD Driver and supervisor on each Bus)  Max 10 children 

Helensvale State School, 8 Lindfield Road, Helensvale
Route: Daily during School Term

Approx. 8 minutes each way

 Route:

  • Exit the centre
  • Turn left onto Discovery Dr
  • Turn right onto Lindfield Road
  • Continue on until secure School Carpark is on the right
  • Turn right entering secure Helensvale State School Carpark
  • Destination will be ahead within the secure carpark… and opposite for return

“The Well”, CrossLife Upper Coomera

Date of Excursion: 02/04/2024

58 Highland Way, Upper Coomera Qld 4209

Approx. 15 minutes each way

 

  • Depart Young Discoverers Helensvale  9.00am;   Arrive at destination 9.15am
  • Leave destination TBA; Arrive at Young Discoverers Helensvale TBA

Route:

  • Exit the centre,
  • Left into Discovery Dve
  • Turn Right onto Gold Coast Highway and continue straight, crossing over the M1
  • At the traffic lights turn right and veer left onto Entertainment Road
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Michigan Dve
  • Turn left onto Tamborine Oxenford Road
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Tamborine Oxenford Road
  • At the traffic lights turn right into Reserve Road
  • Continue on and at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Highland Way
  • Destination will be on the left, and opposite for return trip.

Pacific Pines Central Park

Date of Excursion: 11/04/2024

149 Pacific Pines Blvd, Pacific Pines Qld 4211

Approx. 28 minutes each way

 

  • Depart Young Discoverers Helensvale  TBA;   Arrive at destination TBA
  • Leave destination TBA; Arrive at Young Discoverers Helensvale TBA

Route:

  • Exit the centre,
  • Left into Discovery Dve
  • Turn Right onto Gold Coast Highway and continue straight, crossing over the M1
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Pacific Pines Boulevard
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Santa Isobel Boulevard
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Archipelago St
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Hotham Dve
  • Destination will be on the left, and opposite for return trip.

Nerang Cinemas

Date of Excursion: 15/04/2024

52 Price St, Nerang, QLD, 4211

Approx. 12 minutes each way

 

  • Depart Young Discoverers Helensvale: tba; Arrive at destination approx. 12 minutes later

    Leaving at tba; Arrive at Young Discoverers Helensvale approx. 12 mins later

    Route:

    • Exit the centre,
    • Take Discovery Dr to Gold Coast Hwy/State Route 2
    • Veer left onto M1 Southbound,
    • Take exit 69,
    • Turn right onto Southport/Nerang Rd, continue onto Price St,
    • Turn left onto White St.
    • Destination will be on the right… and opposite for return trip.