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Friday 16 Jul 2021

Senior Ranger. Ages 7-12

Mundaring, 6073

16 Jul 2021 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Hike along the tracks and trails as we delve deeper into the role of a ranger, visit the fire sheds and become reptile aware as you work towards your senior ranger qualification. For ages 7-12 this activity is held at Perth Hills Discovery Centre and…

Saturday 21 Aug 2021

Frog Forage. Ages 6+ LS

Noranda, 6062

21 Aug 2021 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The search is on, so hop along to join this fun adventure! Pop on your gum boots and forage for frogs. Learn how to attract frogs into your garden with ideas on creating the perfect frog pond. Our ‘froggie’ guide will show you how to tune into an…
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What Kind of Camper Are You?

by Katherine Healy

Who doesn’t love a getaway? To leave the rat race behind (even for the weekend) and commune with nature? We all love the opportunity to indulge in a little R&R, but to what degree do you want to leave behind life’s little luxuries? Whether you’re the “swag chucked in the back of the ute” or the “glamping avec wine and cheese, sil vous plait” camper, if you’re looking for a getaway in beautiful WA, we’ve got you covered! Read more…

An Adventurous One-Nighter

by Shea Hatch

Lane Pool has been a favourite for WA families for decades. But I, like so many Perthlings, grew up outside of WA and so it was a welcome discovery so close to the city. We packed the swag, dinner (click here for the recipe) and two camping chairs and headed off. Read more…

Beach Babies - 10 Tips for Summer Fun at the Beach!

by Shea Hatch

As Summer sets in it is almost a crime not to visit Western Australia’s beaches and rivers. Our nature play events can often be the first introduction for some of our youngest nature players to sand, water and unstructured beach/river bank play, and from our firsthand experience, they absolutely love it! It's going to be a hot one this weekend, and a lot of us will be hitting the beach to try and beat the heat, so here are 10 tips to keep your kids having fun at the beach this summer. Read more…

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