Friday, October 11, 2019

Investigating Fossils

Join the Bendigo Family Nature Club and go back in 66 million years in time, when Bendigo was under the sea!


A renowned Geologist and Field Guide will lead us back 66 million years, before the great meteorite impact, beyond the dinosaurs to the ‘Ordovician’ period 240 to 280 million years, when Bendigo was under the sea.


Free activity for Children/minors, with a responsible adult. No pets.


Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club. 

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Life on the forest floor

Delve into the understory and learn the cycles of life that sustain our entire ecosystem.

About this Event

Join our professional Field Guide Nicole Howie as we delve into the under story and learn the cycles of life that sustain our entire ecosystem.It’s Spring In The Bendigo Bush. BYO picnic. No pets. Slip slop slap.
Free for children/minors with an adult
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Old River Quarry


Help create a new ecology and nature reserve where an ancient riverbed was quarried, explore the landscape then plant some trees and shrubs. Enjoy some outdoor play time.
BYO picnic. No pets.
Free for children/minors with an adult
Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Big Tree Bush Picnic



Sunday 16 June 10.30am - 1.00pm

Cook some damper, Billy tea, go on an expedition to the Big Trees. Campfire cooking and out door play time. BYO for a picnic in the forest.
Free for Children/minors with an adult
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club.
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Fungi Among The Autumn Leaves



Bendigo Family Nature Club invite you to Fungi Among the Autumn Leaves event
Date: Sunday 26 May
Time: 10.30am to 1.00pm
Location: 35 minutes from Bendigo
Cost: Free for children/minors accompanied by an adult
Event information
  • Expert field guides will lead our expedition into an exotic forest.
  • This is not a fungi harvesting activity. Some samples will be used by Field Guides.
  • No Pets.
  • Children/minors are the responsibility of the Care giver(s).
  • Please arrive 10 minutes early for a 10.30am start. Allow 35 minutes travel from Bendigo.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Marsupials of The Bendigo Bush


Marsupials of The Bendigo Bush
SUNDAY 28TH APRIL 10.30 am to 1.00pm

A professionally guided walk on the trail of local marsupials, nesting sites and learn about their life cycles.

Free for Children/Minors with a responsible adult.

No pets.

Booking is essential.

Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

THE NIGHT LIFE OF MOTHS and other stuff we find


Saturday 30 March 2019 6.45pm
Location provided on registration


BENDIGO FAMILY NATURE CLUB is hosting a free evening of nature & fun. 

An expert Field Guide will assist us to discover the mysteries of Moths. 

You will see and ID these creatures up close using light screens, viewers and reference material. 

For children and minors, accompanied by an adult. No pets. 

Booking is essential; please indicate the number in your booking.

Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group & Bendigo Field Naturalists.