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Junior Ranger School Holiday Activities - Grampians National Park

Join a Parks Victoria Ranger this September School Holidays and go wild in our spectacular National Park learning as you go! Here's all the details below of the full program!


Compass Challenge

Join a Ranger to learn basic navigation skills including map and compass reading techniques. Then put these skills into practice with a fun compass challenge!

When: Tuesday 24th September | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre

All Fired Up

Join Rangers and Parks Victoria Fire Fighters to learn about fire safety and how to

prepare during bushfire season in and around the National Park. Participants will also

become Junior Ranger Fire Fighter accredited!

When: Thursday 26th September | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre

Bicycle Scavenger Hunt

Head off with a Ranger along the Halls Gap bike path to uncover different clues about Grampians National Park. Bring your own bike or visit Absolute Outdoors – main street of Halls Gap to hire a bike for the adventure.

When: Saturday 28th September | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Halls Gap Park – Opposite the Visitor Information Centre

Minibeast Discovery

Join our Rangers to discover a bug’s world and learn about the special wetland habitats of the Grampians National Park. Working as citizen scientists, Junior Rangers will determine the health of the wetland using exciting new skills!

When: Tuesday 1st October | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre

BioBlitz

While exploring the Venus Baths trail, Junior Rangers will become Citizen Scientists by investigating the surrounding environment with help from a Ranger and members of the Friends of Grampians Gariwerd group to help us understand Climate Change. BioBlitz encourages us to survey plants and animals in an area and determine changes!

When: Thursday 3rd October | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Venus Baths Trail Head – Botanical Gardens

Bush Detective

Become a bush detective as you discover the fascinating features of Grampians National Park. Park Rangers will teach you about the different tracks and traces animals leave behind!

When: Friday 4th October | 9:30am-11:00am

Where: Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre

* All Junior Ranger activities are free, and are suitable for children aged 6-12 years.

* Bookings are essential. Please visit the Junior Rangers website and search for Grampians National Park.

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