Kids Go Wild!

Join the fun over the school holidays - even from home! Our Kids Go Wild program is filled with a range of fun activities that encourage kids to get involved in our local environment and learn about ways to become more sustainable. All activities are FREE but bookings are essential.

You can find out more information about our upcoming sessions and make bookings via the EnviroEd Eventbrite page or council's Facebook Events page.


Various dates, 5.30 pm-7.30 pm I GUIDED BUSHWALK

Nature at Night

Nature at Night – Presented by Ipswich City Council

Location: White Rock – Spring Mountain Conservation Estate (Paperbark Flats Picnic Area)

Join us on a walk as the sun sets, and experience nature as it transitions from day to night. Discover the different sights and sounds of the bush after dark; who knows what cool new wildlife we might encounter?

Suited for children aged 4 – 10 and their parents/guardians.

Jump onto the EnviroEd Eventbrite page to check out the walk dates and book your spot.


Wednesday 23 September, 1.00 pm-2.00 pm I LIVE SESSION

Eco Drama

Sustainable Scraps – Presented by Street Science

Do you normally throw away your fruit and vegetable scraps? Why not learn how to make the most of your scraps by growing new plants.

Join us for this live session and discover some fantastic propagation techniques which will have you growing your own plants in no time at all!

Register here to receive the link and materials for the live session.

Suited for children aged 5 and older.


Friday 25 September, 2.00 pm-3.15 pm I ECO ACTIVITY

Bazil Grumble

Eco Drama – Presented by Bazil Grumble

Location: Queens Park Environmental Education Centre

Celebrate our beautiful Australian environment by playing drama games with a sustainability twist. Come and join us for fun and interactive activities to exercise the imagination while developing skills in acting and improvisation. Jump like a kangaroo, fly like a cockatoo…so much fun you'll laugh like a kookaburra!

Suited for children aged 4 - 10.

Book your place now.


Tuesday 29 September, 10.00 am I ONLINE ACTIVITY

Raising Seeds

Seed Raising – Presented by PLOT

Looking to start a new garden this spring school holidays? We have EVERYTHING you need to grow your own flower and vegetable plants from seed - just add water!

Join us on the Ipswich City Council Instagram page to help start your garden.

Be one of the first 40 people to book and receive one free PLOT Pack for your family.

If you miss out on a pack, don’t worry – the materials and instructions will be available for you to make one as well!

Suited for children aged 4 and older.


Friday 2 October, 10.00 am I ONLINE ACTIVITY

Worms

Worm Friends – Presented by PLOT

Wanting to start composting food waste at home? Get the kids involved by making their very own worm feeding station in your backyard.

Follow along at Ipswich City Council Instagram page to learn how to build and care for their own ground worm feeding station.

Be one of the first 40 people to book and receive one free Worm Station Kit for your family.

If you miss out on a kit, don’t worry – the materials and instructions will be available for you to make one as well!

Suited for children aged 4 and older.