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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.

Children identifying animal bones with NPWS ranger. Photo: Simone Cottrell/OEH

Find a WilderQuest activity near you

Eastern dwarf tree frog. Photo: Kelly Nowak/OEH

WilderQuest Froggy on the hop

Calling all frog lovers! Are you staying in (or near) Megalong Valley these school holidays? If you are, join us on this great WilderQuest adventure. We'll explore the toad-ally cool world of frogs.

Fees apply. Free park entry.

Tuesday 2 October 2018, 5.30pm to 7.30pm. Meet at 5.15pm.

Old Ford Reserve - Megalong Valley
The bridge to Bare Island and Bare Island fort, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo: Elinor Sheargold/OEH

WilderQuest Bound for Botany Bay

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.

Fees apply. Free park entry.

Tours run 10.30am–12pm

Friday 12 October 2018. Friday 4 January, Friday 18 January and Friday 26 April 2019.

La Perouse area in Sydney and surrounds
Minnamaurra Rainforest, Budderoo National Park. Photo: David Finnegan