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Junior Rangers: Essential bush skills

Blue Mountains National Park


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Want to know some tips that will help you thrive in the bush? Come to this school holiday event at Blackheath in Blue Mountains National Park. It's one of 5 Junior Ranger activities you can do in 2019.


Thursday 18 April 2019, 10am to 12.30pm

Blue Mountains National Park
No wheelchair access
Easy. Suitable for children aged 8 to 12 years.

Child $15 per person. Accompanying adults free.

Meeting point
Blue Mountains Heritage Centre, Blackheath
What to
Hat, sunscreen, sturdy shoes, drinking water, snacks
Bookings required. Phone 13000 PARKS (1300 072 757) for more information or book online.
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This activity focuses on some essential skills that will help you thrive in the bush. Learn how to make a shelter, how to find water, and what you should do if you ever become lost. Discover the smart way to pack and prepare for your next bush walk adventure. We'll walk approximately 1km.

Junior Rangers is a new 5-part program for kids who live in or are visiting the Blue Mountains over the school holidays. Complete all 5 activities throughout 2019, in any order, and you'll receive a certificate and a gift!

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Views from Govetts Leap lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Simone Cottrell/OEH.