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Thursday 8 Oct 2020

Big Kids Campout-Ages 7-11

Mundaring, 6073

8 Oct 2020 3:00 PM - 9 Oct 2020 10:00 AM

Kids night out on this fun campout where the campers participate in an exclusive trap and release mammal monitoring session! For ages 7-11 this is a drop-off activity. Bookings essential for participating children only.

Friday 9 Oct 2020

Wander through Wildflowerland- Ages 3-7

Mundaring, 6073

9 Oct 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Every year beautiful wildflowers bloom and add colour to the forest, wander past these flowers as you discover how important they are to many animal species. Ages 3-7. Bookings essential for participating children only.

Saturday 10 Oct 2020

Birds of the Night-Ages 6+

Mundaring, 6073

10 Oct 2020 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Identify the calls and features of nocturnal birds as we head out to search for the silent hunters and the expert camouflages. For ages 6+. Bookings essential for all participants with one adult attending.
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"My Outdoor Classroom" Launched!

by Ellery Spychalski

Our pals over at Outdoor Classroom Day just released 7 activities on Nature Passport - the free app designed by Nature Play WA and IslandWood to get kids and families playing, exploring, and learning outdoors. Play through the “My Outdoor Classroom” pack of activities when you get the free app, and transform your kids’ sedentary screen time into active, outdoors time! Read more…

Nature Play WA at the Caravan and Camping Show 2018

by Nicole McNamara

Nature Play WA had a great weekend at the RAC Caravan and Camping Show on March 24-25. We spent two fantastic days helping families to build cubbies, create nature crafts and draw on our big chalkboards, undeterred by the on-and-off rain. As we often say – there’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothes! Read more…

How to stop saying “be careful” and what to say instead

by Katherine Healy

As the parent of three children aged 16 to 5, I feel as though my entire adult life has been calling out “Be careful!” “Watch out!” or “Go easy!” (this last one was a favourite of my beloved grandmother). And I’m tired of it. To stop saying the obligatory, there are a couple of simple tips I’ve been trying, which need just a little practise to make a part of your repertoire. Read more…

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COVID-19 Self Isolation Resources for Families

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Nature Play WA App

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