Find things to do

Places

Upcoming events

see all events

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…
Add Your Event!

Disorganised Sport

by Paul Jarvis

Street or backyard cricket and football are the great democratic games of childhood; rules are invented, adapted or discarded on the fly to take into account the differing physical abilities of the participants. Read more…

I love being outside

by Ros King

I love the bush. I love the beach. I love being outside. Nature has a special power over me and sometimes in the busy-ness of life, I forget that. But when I venture out again, I'm quickly reminded, refreshed, empowered. Read more…

Low Tech Parenting Among the High Tech Set

by Paul Jarvis

A great article from New York Times journalist Nick Bilton has gone viral on social media over the last few days and is sure to have prompted more than a few discussions around family dinner tables. Read more…

131 items

Outdoor Learning Webinars

Sign up for our upcoming outdoor learning webinars and watch recordings of previous ones!

Nature Play WA App

The Nature Play WA app makes accessing ideas to help get kids outdoors easy!  The free app promotes the resources, programs, trails and events we have created to make taking part in nature play easy.

Nature Passport Outdoor App

Our tool to help families and schools replace kids’ sedentary screen-time with playing, exploring and learning outdoors. 

Free Benji - The Rewilding

Nature Play WA works to "rewild" one of our state's most endangered species!

Are you a nature play-related business, service provider or organisation?  Find out more about opportunities to advertise with us.

  • Kids Deserve Real Play

    Fun is important. It isn’t the byproduct of a distracted mind - in fact it is the opposite. Fun is the pures…

  • Autumn Playlist!

    Autumn is the best time to get out and about in Western Australia; the weather is mild with sunny days and lig…

Proudly supported by