CHILDREN have been immersing themselves in the outdoors these holidays as part of the Nearer to Nature program – and the best is yet to come.
The Nearer to Nature summer holiday program started on Monday at Trigg Beach with ‘It’s a shell life’ and ‘Intertidal investigators’ activities.
This Friday there will be an ‘enchanted marine environment’ activity for three to six-year-olds at the beach from 10am to 11.30am followed by ‘Cool coastal creations’ for seven to 12-year-olds from 1pm to 3pm.
Tomorrow, activities at Star Swamp Bushland Reserve in North Beach will include ‘Buzzy buzzy Aussie bee’ for five to eight-year-olds from 10am to 11.30am and an ‘Eco treasure hunt’ for eight to 13-year-olds from 1pm to 3.30pm.
There will also be a ‘Meander through marineland’ activity for four to seven-year-olds at Trigg Beach on January 17 from 10am to 11.30am, then ‘Eco challenges’ for seven to 12-year-olds from 1pm to 3pm.
On January 22, the Trigg program will include ‘Wild about whales’ for five to eight-year-olds from 10am to 11.30am and ‘Fossils and formations’ for seven to 12-year-olds from 1pm to 3pm.
Other activities are planned at Yanchep National Park, Canning River Eco Education Centre, Perth Hills Discovery Centre, Point Walter Reserve and Royal Perth Yacht Club.
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