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Nature Treasure Hunt

April 8, 2016

Parks Victoria is hosting the biggest nature treasure hunt in Australia for Nature Play Week!

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Royal Botantic Gardens Victoria

Build a bush bark shelter

April 8, 2016
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Daily until April 17, 2016
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Cranbourne Gardens,
Australian Garden, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne VIC 3977 Australia
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Build your own bush bark shelter using natural bushland plant material.

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Royal Botantic Gardens Victoria

Explore using the ’50 things for kids to do’ checklist and ‘Go find it’ cards.

April 8, 2016
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Daily until April 17, 2016
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Cranbourne Gardens,
Australian Garden, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne VIC 3977 Australia
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Reconnect your kids with nature and the outdoors by ticking off the adventures in the ’50 things for kids to do’ checklist or borrowing a deck of the ‘Go find it’ cards and heading out into the garden to play.

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Pop Up Discovery Trail

April 8, 2016
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Daily until April 15, 2016
Alice Springs Telegraph Station,
Herbert Heritage Drive
Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870 Australia
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Get out and about this School holidays with the Pop Up Discovery Trail at the Alice Springs Telegraph Station!

Free
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9:00 am

Coastcare@Mullaloo

April 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

We will be holding a beach cleanup

Free
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Melbourne Zoo

Become a Wild Child at Melbourne Zoo

April 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Daily until April 17, 2016
Melbourne Zoo,
Elliott Avenue, Parkville VIC 3052 Australia
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Calling all inquisitive kids! Dress up as a researcher, collect your equipment and head outside to our brand new outdoor play space at ‘Keeper Kids’ to try your luck at finding endangered wildlife.

Free
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Werribee Open Range Zoo

ROAR into Werribee Open Range Zoo

April 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until April 17, 2016
Werribee Open Range Zoo,
K Road
Werribee, Victoria 3030 Australia
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Visit the Lion pride and see our three growing cubs at play!

Free
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Healesville Santuary

Meet our Little Burrowers

April 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until April 17, 2016
Healesville Sanctuary,
Healesville Sanctuary, Healesville VIC 3777 Australia
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Head underground and discover our iconic burrowing wildlife including wombats, echidnas and platypus.

Free
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9:15 am

Puddle Jumpers

April 8, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:45 am
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Weekly on the same day until April 15, 2016
Port Fairy Community House,
Railway Place
Port Fairy, Victoria 3284 Australia
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Outdoor explorers of the natural world. Our 3-5 year old sessions offer nature based learning, movement and natural literacy

$20
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9:30 am
YMCA

Camp Manyung’s Kids Adventure Club

April 8, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Daily until April 8, 2016
YMCA Camp Manyung,
Sunnyside Beach
Mt Eliza, Victoria 3930 Australia
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Unplug the kids from screens these school holidays and get active outdoors at “Kids Adventure Club” an outdoor activity program at Camp Manyung for kids aged 8-12 yrs.

$12
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10:00 am
Merri Bush Playgroup

Bush Playgroup

April 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until April 15, 2016
Merri Park,
Sumner Avenue
Northcote, Victoria 3070 Australia
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Come and try our nature playgroup! We are an all weather, outdoor playgroup that meets weekly along the Merri Creek.

Free
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Weekly bush playgroup session

April 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Weekly on the same day until April 15, 2016
Maribyrnong River bush corridor,
18 Halong Drive
Sunshine North, Victoria 3020 Australia
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SBG meets on Friday mornings for babies & toddlers (aged 0 – 3 years) & their carers to explore & enjoy a bush environment.

Free
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Bush Play

April 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Daily until April 13, 2016
Little Coast Kids,
43 Cutler Drive
Wyong, New South Wales 2259 Australia
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To take the children into a bush setting and see what happens.

Free
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10:30 am

Wild Families crafty nature

April 8, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Brambuk Cultural Centre,
277 Grampians Tourist Road
Halls Gap, Victoria 3381 Australia
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Return from Parks Victoria’s Nature Treasure Hunt to get nature crafty with VNPA!

Free
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11:00 am
McClelland

Nature Mobiles

April 8, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
McClelland Sculpture Park+Gallery,
390 McClelland Drive, Langwarrin VIC 3910 Australia
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Join us for a walk around the sculpture park, collecting natures treasures as we go, then use them to make your own nature mobile to take home.

Free
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