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April 2019

Bush Tucker

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15 – $25

Come and join us for an exciting morning with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp, who will show us a range of different plants found around the region and their use as food and medicine by the traditional owners of the land. Take a tour of this novel ecosystem as you sample a range of bush tucker found in the ACT. Age suitability: 4 years and up. Tickets: $25 for adults, $15 for children/concession This event is part of the 2019 Canberra and Region…

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May 2019

Platypus Seminar

May 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

The platypus is one of the world's most amazing animals.  This furry, warm-blooded mammal lays soft-shelled eggs like a lizard, uses its bill to navigate underwater, and sorts out arguments with the help of venomous spurs.  The platypus is also among the most popular of Australia's animal icons - a great flagship species for freshwater conservation.  But what about the platypus's own environmental needs?  How is the species faring in the wild?  And what needs to be done to ensure…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 19 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

We are teaming up with local Indigenous businesses Traditional Owners and Yurbay to put on this free event (courtesy of the ACT Government) to learn about bush tucker, experience how to throw a boomerang and learn about Indigenous culture to celebrate Reconciliation Week and National Sorry Day. We will cook traditional meats which will be accompanied by a bush tucker salad that we forage for ourselves as part of a tour. Enjoy stories around the fire while enjoying your meal and keep the…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

We are teaming up with local Indigenous businesses Traditional Owners and Yurbay to put on this free event (courtesy of the ACT Government) to learn about bush tucker, experience how to throw a boomerang and learn about Indigenous culture to celebrate Reconciliation Week and National Sorry Day. We will cook traditional meats which will be accompanied by a bush tucker salad that we forage for ourselves as part of a tour. Enjoy stories around the fire while enjoying your meal and keep the…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

We are teaming up with local Indigenous businesses Traditional Owners and Yurbay to put on this free event (courtesy of the ACT Government) to learn about bush tucker, experience how to throw a boomerang and learn about Indigenous culture to celebrate Reconciliation Week and National Sorry Day. We will cook traditional meats which will be accompanied by a bush tucker salad that we forage for ourselves as part of a tour. Enjoy stories around the fire while enjoying your meal and keep the…

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June 2019

Arachnid Adventures by Twilight

June 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$20

Come along and discover the fantastic world of spiders. Join spider expert Andrew and learn all about our furry friends as we trek into the night to see how many different types we can find! Search the wetlands for these 8 legged hunters of the night and meet some of Andrew's collection. 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…

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Birdwatching Tour

June 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Get your ticket to the fad that is sweeping the nation. Our Avian expert will take you journeying through this novel ecosystem in search of the 200+ bird species that call Jerrabomberra Wetlands home. This walk is suitable for ages 12 and up. Please bring: hat, water bottle, suitable walking shoes and binoculars (if you have them, we have some if you don’t).   WARNING: joining this tour may invoke a crippling addiction to spotting birds and spending time in…

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Birdwatching Tour

June 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Get your ticket to the fad that is sweeping the nation. Our Avian expert will take you journeying through this novel ecosystem in search of the 200+ bird species that call Jerrabomberra Wetlands home. This walk is suitable for ages 12 and up. Please bring: hat, water bottle, suitable walking shoes and binoculars (if you have them, we have some if you don’t).   WARNING: joining this tour may invoke a crippling addiction to spotting birds and spending time in…

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July 2019

Birdwatching Tour

July 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Get your ticket to the fad that is sweeping the nation. Our Avian expert will take you journeying through this novel ecosystem in search of the 200+ bird species that call Jerrabomberra Wetlands home. This walk is suitable for ages 12 and up. Please bring: hat, water bottle, suitable walking shoes and binoculars (if you have them, we have some if you don’t).   WARNING: joining this tour may invoke a crippling addiction to spotting birds and spending time in…

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Arachnid Adventures by Twilight

July 8 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$20

Come along and discover the fantastic world of spiders. Join our Spider Ranger and learn all about our furry friends as we trek into the night to see how many different types we can find! Search the wetlands for these 8 legged hunters of the night and meet some of our guides collection. 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…

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