Last days for Discovery Ranger program

THE Discovery Ranger Program for summer 2017/18 is nearing its end. Discovery Ranger Emma has two more days of activities planned at Mt Field National Park, followed by a quiz night at Westerway on Tuesday.

Sunday, January 28
11am – A walk among giants (1 hour). Meet at the Tall Trees Carpark. Get a new perspective on trees, landscapes, fire, and how humans fit in to it all.
2pm – Prickly pandani (1.5 hours). Meet at the Lake Dobson Carpark. Just a spiky plan or something much more amazing? Find out on this guided walk of the Pandani Circuit.

Monday, January 29
2pm – Mt Field minibeasts (1 hour). Meet at the William Crooke Shelter (behind Visitor Centre). Bugs are the foundations of ecosystems. Explore their world in this invertebrate extravaganza.
5pm Platypus prowl (1hr). Meet in front of the Visitors Centre.
Learn about these fascinating monotremes that call the streams of Mt Field home.

Tuesday, January 30
6pm – Westerway Community Quiz Night (2.5hrs). Westerway Community Hall. Sausage sizzle from 6pm, quiz from 7pm.

Bring sunscreen, sturdy shoes and a hat for all daytime activities. Programmed activities may be cancelled in bad weather. An adult must accompany children under 12. For more information contact Discovery Ranger Emma on 0428 407 598.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

LIKE THIS ARTICLE? SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook
Email
X
LinkedIn

Local Weather

COVID-19 Advice and Links

Latest headlines

Filter by topic

New Norfolk News Archive

RSS Tas articles feed

Logo of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News

Subscribe to free daily news email

* indicates required
/ ( mm / dd )