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WilderQuest Bug hunt adventure

Blue Mountains National Park

Overview

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Are you keen to learn all about bugs these school holidays? Join in the WilderQuest fun in the Blue Mountains area and explore the many types of bugs living right under your feet!

Type
WilderQuest
When

Tuesday 11 April and Tuesday 18 April 2017, 10am – 12pm

Where
Blue Mountains National Park
Accessibility
Easy
Grade
Easy. Suitable for children 5-12 years.
Price
Child $15 per person.
Meeting point
NPWS Blue Mountains Heritage Centre, Blackheath, at the end of Govetts Leap Road.
Bookings
Bookings required. Phone 13000 PARKS (1300 072 757) for more information or book online.
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Get ready to discover some of the planet’s most amazing creatures – bugs! NPWS Discovery rangers will guide you through our bug ecosystem in the Blue Mountains area. You'll find out about different types of bugs, where they live, what they eat, where they sleep and why they're so important to our environment. You might even spot a new bug that you've never seen before.

It's a good idea to bring a hat, water and sunscreen and you'll be ready to go on your bug hunt adventure.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Park info

  • in Blue Mountains National Park in the Sydney and surrounds and Country NSW regions
  • Blue Mountains National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger. Some parts of the park close overnight; details are provided for specific attractions.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day applies only at attractions in the Glenbrook area.

    Buy an annual pass.
  • More
    • Blue Mountains (Glenbrook)
      (02) 4720 6200 (Infoline)
      Contact hours: Entry station is open weekends, public holidays and school holidays only.
    • Blue Mountains National Park, Bruce Road, Glenbrook NSW
    • Fax: (02) 4739 6665
    More
    • Richmond
      (02) 4588 2400
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
    • Bowmans Cottage, 370 Windsor Street, Richmond NSW
    • Fax: (02) 4588 5335
    More
    • Oberon
      (02) 6336 1972
      Contact hours: 9am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
    • 38 Ross Street, Oberon NSW
    More
See more visitor info
Govetts Leap Lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton