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Thursday 21 Jan 2021

Shark Wars ages 7-12

North Coogee, 6029

21 Jan 2021 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Its shark against shark in team challenges to discover amazing facts about these misunderstood predators. For ages 7-12 this activity is at Trigg Beach. Bookings essential.

Friday 22 Jan 2021

Winged Warriors ages 3-7

Byford, 6122

22 Jan 2021 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Flying insects have a vital role in the environment and our world would be very different without them, so put on your hero mask and help save the planet! For ages 3-7 this activity is at Percy Park-Byford. Bookings essential.

Going Wild ages 7-12

Byford, 6122

22 Jan 2021 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Complete the GPS challenge by navigating obstacles and solving hidden clues to go wild in nature. For ages 7-12 this activity is at Percy Park-Byford. Bookings essential.
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