We’re Going on a Bug Hunt!

Yarrangobilly Caves Yarrangobilly Caves, Yarrangobilly, NSW, Australia

With a magnifying glass and keen eyes, children will explore the wonderful world of bugs and creepy crawly critters at Yarrangobilly Caves. We will follow their trails and find out what they look like, where they live and how they hide from predators.

$10 – $15

Little Caves for Big Kids

Yarrangobilly Caves Yarrangobilly Caves, Yarrangobilly, NSW, Australia

Let your children test their climbing, crawling and balancing skills as they explore Big Rock and Meat Safe adventure caves and the creek and forest between them. We will use found natural materials to build our own cave shelters and race bark canoes down the creek.

$10 – $15

Pond-dipping at Balyang Sactury

Balyang Sactury 50 Marnock Rd, Newtown, VIC, Australia

Girl Guides, their friends and prospective members will hold an outdoor meeting focusing on interacting with our local wildlife.

Free

Mud World Ipswich

Limestone Park, Ipswich 42 Chermside Rd, Ipswich, QLD, Australia

This great Mud World experience will land soon – a two-day festival for kids with a choice of free-range MUD play activities. There are 5 Realms within MUD WORLD for kids to explore: Muddy Monsterland, Village of Mud, Mud Mania, Land Slide and The Great Muddy Mountain Range.

$25 – $30

Pedagogy and Practice in Nature Education Conference

Mueller Hall National Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Gardens, VIC, Australia

This is a conference to bring together teachers who work with children in nature to learn from each other, to develop our techniques and pedagogical understandings.

$110 – $130

Sunbury Kids Nature Play

Emu Bottoms Wetlands Reserve / Platypus Park Emu Bottom Wetlands, Sunbury, VIC, Australia

This is a day for those interested in the idea of kids (1 to 4 years old) benefiting from playing in nature with other kids.Come with an open mind to share ideas, ask questions and discuss possibilities, suggest times and days.....oh and enjoy being with your children outdoors.

Free

Together we grow in nature

Gallery Reserve, Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Vic, Australia

A chance for families and children to come and explore the natural environment with fun activities with our lovely educators from Monash Vale Early Learning Centre.

Free

Wildling Wand Workshop

beach lane 642 Nepean Hwy, Carrum, VIC, Australia

Creatively engage the senses and connect with nature by making your own magic wand out of natural elements.

$25