Shepherds Hill Recreation Park education pack

The resources listed below make up the components of the schools in parks education pack for Shepherds Hill Recreation Park. Please download the most appropriate resources for your visit.

This suburban park holds some unexpected attractions. Come and discover the magnificent remnant grey box eucalyptus environment and take in the 360 degree views of the surrounding Adelaide plains, coastline and hills.

You can ride your bike on roads open to the public or use the specific cycling trails and tracks on offer in Shepherds Hill Recreation Park. If you are a bit more adventurous with your bike riding, the park offers a bicycle jumps-track.

Pre-visit information

SA National Parks Guide
SA National Parks Guide - Go Bushwalking
Safety information - hills and bush fact sheet
St John’s First aid factsheets; Snake bite and Spider bites

Park specific information

Shepherds Hill Recreation Park brochure - available for download from park website
Shepherds Hill Recreation Park map
40 Things to Do in Shepherds Hill Recreation Park

Teaching and learning resources

Identification Resources

Native Plants and Fungi

Grey box woodland

Orchids

Fungi

Birds

Aquatic macroinvertebrates

Butterflies

Frogs

Fish

Units of Work

Biodiversity

Aquatic Macroinvertebrates

Teacher information packs

Biodiversity

Frogs

Catchments/Freshwater

Fact sheets

Birds

Mammals

Plants

Natural Resources Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges