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Into the Wild Family Quest

Moondarra State Park Moondarra

INTO THE WILD FAMILY CAMP is a fresh, new, innovative program. Developed from a collective of ancient tribal & indigenous practices, immersive environmental expression & years of wealth, knowledge &experience from our highly qualified expert, Dr Casey Delmara. 

ReWild your Child ~ Swords and Shields

Wonga Park Wonga Park

Join us these April school holidays and for nature play week for our outdoor Melbourne Forest School holiday program located in Wonga Park, 28 km north-east from Melbourne.

$110

Family Friendly Nature Immersion

Braeside Park Lower Dandenong Road, Braeside

Over two hours, we will spend time exploring and being with nature.

Bird Life Walk and Talk

Rippon Lea Estate 192 Hotham Street, Elsternwick

This tour allows people to explore the 14 acres of gardens with a volunteer guide and the aid of a new book The Birds of Rippon Lea Estate Bird Spotter Guide, searching out the diverse family of birds that call Rippon Lea home. Rippon Lea Estate is open 7 days and copies of the book are available to purchase from the Gate House along with entry tickets. $20-25. National Trust Members and Port Philip and Glen Eira Council residents receive free entry to the estate.

$20 – $25

CERES Nature Playgroup Autumn Sessions

CERES Community Environment Park Cnr Roberts & Stewart Street, Brunswick East, VIC

Join us for our special series of Nature Play Autumn Sessions! Come along to CERES Environment Park in Brunswick East where our experienced early years outdoor educator will guide you to discover our local, abundant ecology through nature play.
Mon 8th April 10am - 12pm Tues 9th April 10am - 12pm Wed 10th April 10am - 12pm Thurs 11th April 10am - 12pm Fri 12th April 10am - 12pm

Cost: $25 per child, per session

$25

Nature Play Week Pop up Bush Playgroup ~ Mornington Peninsular

Arthurs Seat State Park Seawinds Entry road, Arthurs Seat

Join us for nature play week 2024 for our Pop-Up Bush Playgroup and spend a morning connecting, playing, learning and getting creative at Seawinds Gardens at Arthurs Seat Park on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. 

$35

Nature Play Day

Cheong Park 84-100 Bayswater Rd, Croydon

Join us to celebrate Nature Play Week with free fun, interactive and creative activities that will inspire your little nature adventurers to care for our local nature and have lots of fun outside too!

Free

Autumn Nature Play Days

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne Ian Potter Foundation Children's Garden, Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, VIC

Delight your child’s senses with free nature play experiences on Oak Lawn and the Ian Potter Foundation Children’s Garden this Autumn. Learning Facilitators and volunteers will support your child to find joy in connecting with the natural world through a range of nature-inspired activities.
When:   Wednesday 10 April. 10am - 2pm
Cost: FREE, drop in anytime
Age Range:  0-12, Families

Free

Natured Kids’ BUG HUNT

Cruden Farm Cranhaven Drive, Langwarrin

Join us at Cruden Farm in Langwarrin with your junior entomologists for lots of ‘self-guided’ school holiday insect antics! Kids FREE, adults $10

$10

Land Life, Water Life – Nature Play for 2 to 5 year olds

Wurundjeri Walk 109 Orchard Grove, Blackburn South

Celebrate this Nature Play Week by exploring the grasslands, the open bushland and the wetlands of Wurundjeri Walk to discover what lives on the land and in the water

Picnic in the Park

Queens Park Mt Alexander Rd &, Kellaway Ave,, Moonee Ponds

Are you looking for a chill, hangout space these school holidays? Want to spend some time in nature with other young people? Come along to Picnic in the Park where Valley Youth are hosting a free afternoon lunch in Queens Park for young people aged 12-18!

Mornington Peninsular – Nature Art Class

Arthurs Seat State Park Seawinds Entry road, Arthurs Seat

Join artist and early childhood educator Shaney for an afternoon of creativity at Seawinds Gardens at Arthurs Seat Park on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula where your child’s imagination is the limit as they get messy and creative in nature!

$40