Wetland Treasures (for 0-7 year olds)

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July 2017
$15

Bird Walk and Talk

July 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The International Latham's Snipe team from Hokkaido, Japan, Port Fairy, Victoria and Canberra, search for snipe at Jerrabomberra Wetlands.

Come along and take an easy walk around the Wetlands with a Canberra bird expert to learn more about the amazing array of bird life we have right here in the middle of Canberra! With 136 bird species recorded at the Wetlands, you never know what you might find! Group size limited to 12.

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$8

Wetland Treasures (0-7 year olds)

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Designed for young children who are not yet at school, this activity will engage all the senses as they explore the Jerrabomberra Wetlands for fun learning, fresh air and exercise. Suitable for children up to age 7 (0-2 year olds free). Walking tracks are pram accessible and there are comfortable facilities with lots of space, toilets and a kitchen. Healthy fruit break provided. This activity can be organised specifically for playgroups. Enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030 058 or lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au.

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$15

World Ranger Day – Documentary Screening ‘Cultivating Murder’

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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cultivating murder

On the 29th July 2014, just outside the town of Moree NSW, Glen Turner was shot dead. He was a father of two, a loving partner, and an Environment Protection Officer. From the murder itself, to the Supreme Court trial in Sydney, Cultivating Murder is a mystery.  Working under the radar, filmmakers have been gathering evidence and testimonies, piecing together the details of that fateful day, which will have reverberations for years to come. The film is a portrait of a devastated…

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August 2017
$8

Clay Sculpting for Children

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Spider web clay sculpting

Take a short walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger for inspiration, and then get to work on your brilliant clay masterpiece. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until you get to a green mail box, gate and sign on your…

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$8

Wetland Treasures (for 0-7 year olds)

August 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Wetland Treasures

Designed for young children who are not yet at school, this activity will engage all the senses as they explore the Jerrabomberra Wetlands for fun learning, fresh air and exercise. Suitable for children up to age 7 (0-2 year olds free). Walking tracks are pram accessible and there are comfortable facilities with lots of space, toilets and a kitchen. Healthy fruit break provided. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until…

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$15 - $25

WW1 Trenches Tour with historian Mark Butz

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Courtesy: AWM

Take a step back in time and re-live the experiences of our World War 1 soldiers from Duntroon Trench Warfare and Bombing School, by taking a tour of the site of Canberra's historic World War 1 training trenches with local history writer and fantastic interpreter, Mark Butz. One not to be missed! Level paths and easy access for prams and wheelchairs etc. Vehicle access up to the site. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development,…

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$15

Bird Walk and Talk

August 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Come along and take an easy walk around the Wetlands with a Canberra bird expert to learn more about the amazing array of bird life we have right here in the middle of Canberra! With 136 bird species recorded at the Wetlands, you never know what you might find! Group size limited to 12.

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$8

Bush and Waterbug Detectives – Science Week Activity

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Light healthy refreshments provided. Jerra Wetlands Offices are half way down Dairy Road. Look for the gate with a green mailbox. Don't turn into the two entrances of…

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$8

Bush and Waterbug Detectives – Science Week Activity

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Light healthy refreshments provided.

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$8

Wetland Treasures (for 0-7 year olds)

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Wetland Treasures

Designed for young children who are not yet at school, this activity will engage all the senses as they explore the Jerrabomberra Wetlands for fun learning, fresh air and exercise. Suitable for children up to age 7 (0-2 year olds free). Walking tracks are pram accessible and there are comfortable facilities with lots of space, toilets and a kitchen. Healthy fruit break provided. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until…

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