Parent Checklist

Parent Checklist

Team China Overseas Learning Experience – Parent Checklist(1)

Items Tick
Passport handed to Teacher Leader
Clothing list adhered to – add a plastic coat hanger to assist with washing polo tops
Spending money in Chinese yuan handed to Teacher Leader (maximum of AU$350 equivalent)
$20 for Melbourne airport – student to have this money
Be aware of 2 hour time difference – China 2 hours behind
Copy of itinerary (also available on blog at
Know who your 24 hour school contact is and the phone number for after-hours contact
Case on wheels PLUS small backpack (carry-on luggage) to be used every day

Carry change of socks/underwear in small back pack in case of lost luggage

23 kg luggage limit – pack light
Medications clearly labelled and handed to Teacher Leader
Medical management plans provided are accurate and up-to-date
Personal cameras/ ipods are taken at own risk
Family Skype (and We Chat) accounts set up

Ensure Teacher Leader has the details so your child can contact you at nominated times

Monitor & post messages on your school’s blog

Small gifts for students in Sister School – eg. Aussie key rings, magnets, lollies, choc bars, etc

QEO bus departure point on Thursday, 2nd June – arrive by 5:40am; bus departs at 6am

Your child to wear their Team China uniform for the flight.


Melbourne Airport Collection – Saturday, 11th June  TBA

Collect your child from Arrivals area inside terminal.

Notification the evening before of any known flight variations