School Holiday Activities *
The Hunter Wetlands Centre is a wonderful place to take some time out. Plenty of tracks to go walking, a discovery trail, dipnetting and super fun playground will have your 'gang' entertained for hours. Try canoeing or experience our interactive reptile talk. Bring a picnic and laze under a shady tree enjoying the beautiful grounds.
Entry $2 - Child under 12 years (special school holiday rate). Under 3 years FREE. $5 General Entry
Magpie Geese Feeding - Daily 10.30am - FREE
Reptile Encounter - Daily 12 noon. Get up close and personal & learn about our resident reptiles - Snake, Turtles, Crocodile and Lizards.
Wetlands Explorer & Wetland Passport - collect your map, follow the trail, answer the questions and go in the draw to win a Wetlands goodies pack - FREE
Dipnetting - collect a net, a bucket and a species guide and see what you can find in the pond - Gold coin donation
Discovery Playground -
Walking & Bike Riding Trails - bring your bike and ride around the whole site
Canoeing - hire a canoe and explore the wetlands from a different angle
* Closed in shoes hat, sunscreen and insect repellent are strongly recommended.
Program for July School Holidays 2017
SPECIAL ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN
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ATTENTION VACATION CARE & OOSH GROUP ORGANISERS
Vacation Care Centre Directors are invited to bring groups of 12 or more to the Hunter Wetlands Centre for one of our special school holiday programs. Staff from the Hunter Wetlands Centre will guide your students on a fun day of outdoor adventure and learning. For the School Holidays we can again offer a choice of:
1. Bush Adventure Day* Cost: $14 per child
2. Wetlands Explorers* Cost: $14 per child
3. Self Guided program* Cost $5 per child.
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Bookings essential: If you would like to discuss developing a program tailored to meet the needs of your students please phone Val or Michelle on 4951 6466 or email: email@example.com
*Must have closed in shoes. A hat, sunscreen and insect repellent are strongly recommended.