Great, hands-on activities for groups of ALL ages!
We have visited over 85 libraries, town halls and community centres around New South Wales (Australia) over the last 14 years, and we want to visit your library or other council venue too!
Workshops & Activities are available for assorted age groups:
Please select one of the options below when booking:
School Aged Holiday Workshops (Indoor): Strictly 5-12yo’s only. Just for kids!
Pre-K with Mum/Dad Workshops: Ideal for 2-6yo’s. Price/attendee number includes both parents & kids. Ideal accompaniment to Library Storytime!
All ages Workshops: Great for family groups!
Youth Workshops: Ideal for 10-18yo’s.
Special Interest Groups: Kid’s Clubs, Garden Clubs, Bush Care Teams, Rotary, Probus, Quota, Naturalists, etc.
Two Workshop Options are available:
- Indoor Minibeast Workshop (Our most popular!)
We set up on tables in a hall or other indoor venue and conduct a fun, hands-on workshop featuring our live and preserved minibeast collection, including the use of magnifying glasses and other magnifying devices.
Activity Duration: Approx 1 hour + 20min hands-on sessions (20-30 per hands-on session)
Suitable for Ages 5 – 85 yo (Various age group options available, as above)
- Outdoor Minibeast Hunt
We go on a mini-beast meander and learn how to identify habitats, build pitfall traps, make safe baits and attractants, use butterfly, swoop and aquatic dip nets, sort through leaf litter and soil for inhabitants using sieves and trays, identify and safely releasing each specimen back to where it came from. Suitable for warmer months only. Also requires suitable nature reserve, park, lake, creek etc. Subject to inclement weather. (These activities are generally only for council events, as they require council permissions. Also available on private property or school grounds).
Activity Duration: Approx 1 hour 20mins per group of <20 attendees. (Includes all attending / suggested 15 attendees per bug hunt)
Suitable for Ages 7 – 16 yo. (Various age group options available, as above)
Inside Sydney Metro Area (Including Blue Mountains & Bathurst Areas)
From $10 per attendee (Min. $300) (GST Exempt)
Prices / attendee cap includes all attendees including any attending adults (grandparents, parents), toddlers, babies etc.
Duration: 60-80mins per session. Multiple sessions available if required.
Larger Community Events / Exhibitions? Please contact us to discuss your needs and/or to obtain a quote.