If you love arts, crafts and the outdoors, come along to this WilderQuest creative kite workshop at Seven Mile Beach National Park, near Kiama and Nowra.
WilderQuest school holiday tours
Have you explored WilderQuest? Come and meet Ranger Sam, Pug, Spot and the rest of the gang in a national park near you. During the school holidays, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) run WilderQuest ranger-guided tours for kids to discover the hidden mysteries of our national parks. You can discover our wonderful coastline on a sea creatures treasure hunt, become a waterbug detective, or join an Aboriginal ranger on a bush tucker workshop. There's heaps of exciting adventures for the whole family. Keep an eye on this page to find out about WilderQuest tours in your region.
Find a WilderQuest activity near you
Are you interested in solving mysteries? Come along and hear about some mysteries of the past at this historic gaol in Arakoon National Park.
Pop on goggles and flippers, and let's go snorkelling! Join in the WilderQuest fun at Merimbula Lake. What wonderful sea creatures can you spot beneath the surface?
- Fees apply. Free park entry.
Wednesday 3 January 2018, 1pm–2:30pm. Thursday 4 January 2018, 2pm–3:30pm. Wednesday 10 January and Thursday 11 January 2018, 9am–10:30am. Wednesday 17 January 2018, 12:30pm–2pm.
Join our quest for the hidden jewels in the rockpools at Depot Beach in Murramarang National Park.
Attention all kids visiting and camping at Woody Head campground! Take off on a WilderQuest adventure these school holidays, exploring rockpools and the shoreline.
- Fees apply. Park entry fees apply.
Morning tour 9am–10.30am: Tuesday 9 January and Tuesday 23 January 2018
Afternoon tour 3.30pm–5pm: Tuesday 19 December 2017, Tuesday 2 January and Tuesday 16 January 2018
Meet the ranger 10 minutes before we start.
- Bundjalung National Park in North Coast
Do you love stories about long ago? If you do, this WilderQuest holiday adventure's for you. We'll take a trip to Goat Island and into Sydney's past.
Join the WilderQuest gang at Kamay Botany Bay National Park. You'll go back in time to London in 1820, where you'll be sentenced to life as a convict and transported to Botany Bay.
Come on a fun WilderQuest adventure. We'll explore the bugs of Maddens Falls in Dharawal National Park, near Helensburgh, and find out where they're hiding.
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!
Want to know a great way to stay cool this summer? Join this WilderQuest journey to Walls Cave at Blackheath. We'll descend through the bush and walk along a waterway to a gorgeous hidden cave.
Take this exciting guided WilderQuest journey back in time on Fort Denison. During this fun school holidays activity you'll find out what it was like to be a convict transported to NSW.
Come on a WilderQuest adventure to a hidden cave these school holidays. You'll cool down as you journey with an Aboriginal NPWS ranger to magnificent Walls Cave at Blackheath.
Do you like muddy places where interesting creatures thrive? If you do, don't miss this adventure in the Merimbula wetlands.
- Fees apply. Free park entry.
Thursday 25 January 2018, 10am–11:30am