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Parks Victoria offers a variety of exciting hands on Discovery and Learning opportunities in parks.

  • School based education centres in Wilsons Promontory and Dandenong Ranges national parks
  • Informal school talks are often available in other parks
  • Entertaining ranger led Discovery activities in popular areas including along Victoria's coast
  • Junior Ranger holiday activities

Resources are available for teachers, visitor and students including education kits 

For a list of upcoming activities and events visit the What's On page

 

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Students learn aquaponics at Werribee Park

18 Sep 2014

Imagine growing fresh veggies and raising some tasty fish to eat at the same time. That’s just what a group of horticultural students are learning to do in a Werribee Park glasshouse. The system is called aquaponics, a combination of aquaculture and hydroponics that produces vegetables and fish with one…

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Australian Rhododendron Society 2014 Convention

25 Oct 2014 9:00am - 26 Oct 2014 4:00pm

This year’s ARS National Conference focuses on the pressing topic of Rhododendron conservation in this time of steeply accelerating forest loss, climate change and human population.

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Ranger Guided Bird Walk - Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park

26 Oct 2014 9:30am-10:30am

To celebrate Bird Week 2014, join a Parks Victoria ranger on a free guided bird watching walk through Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. The ranger will guide you along the Loddon River to identify and record the park's bird species. All experience levels and ages are welcome – from novice…

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Heart Foundation Walking - Park Walk

26 Oct 2014 9:30am-10:30am

See the wonderful display of wildflowers including peas, daisies and tiny orchids and small birds. Stay for a picnic, walk around the old township or visit the Steiglitz Courthouse. Light refreshments will be provided following the walk. Public toilets available. This guided walk is run by Friends of Brisbane Ranges…

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Childrens Week Picnic

26 Oct 2014 10:00am-4:00pm

Wyndham City will proudly present the Children’s Week Picnic at Werribee Park on Sunday 26 October 2014 from 10am to 4pm. This FREE event is a fun, family friendly day full of interactive activities for children. Sports, craft, music, dance and much more, ensure the little ones are engaged in…