Past Events › 2015 Events
Kids Adventure Outdoors is a new event focusing on outdoor activities in natural landscapes that will provide children (and parents) with the opportunity to experience active adventures specifically designed for the younger generation with rides, runs, climbs, paddles and plenty more ‘wild’ play planned.
Join Wurundjeri Elders from 11am – 10pm as they build traditional ‘Mia Mia’ campsites and decorative arts using natural materials at the Wurundjeri Camp zone of the annual “Didgefest”.
Join Landscape Designer Andrew Laidlaw and discover the gardens through the mind of a child. Learn about the exciting and inspiring IPFCG that he was involved in creating and how to design your own garden to encourage nature play for children. Andrew is currently involved in six or seven projects focusing on creating nature based play areas in hybrid public spaces. Includes light refreshments, a ticket for the Garden Explorer and a plant to take home.
YMCA invites kids and families to unplug from screens for a day and get active together in the great outdoors
Bush Kinder is a rapidly growing learning model in Early Childhood settings. Join us in finding out what is so compelling about this model and what is happening throughout Australia and internationally with Sue Elliott. Hear from Doug Fargher, who has led the way in establishing Victoria’s first Bush Kinder. Explore RBG Cranbourne to find out what is required of a setting and how to deal with risks in the bush