Monday, June 18, 2018

Create and Explore in the Bendigo Bush

Local birdlife, creative art and tracking activities.
A wonderful opportunity to meet, share and have fun in nature for minors with a responsible adult.
Field and Activity Guides.
Access for large wheel pushers. No pets. Bookings essential.
Thanks to Bendigo TAFE, Bendigo Sustainability Group, Bendigo Field Naturalists, Parks Victoria.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018


Bendigo Family Nature Club presents “keeleeoo” the call of the Curlew.

Explore the Bendigo Bush for clues of the elusive Curlew.
Free, and especially for children/ minors, with a responsible adult.
Thanks to Upper Spring Landcare group/Mid Loddon Landcare Network
You might bring a picnic to have after.
Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club

Monday, April 16, 2018

Habitat Tipperary

Hands for Habitat. Eyes on Nature. 

Sunday 22 April 10am - 12.30pm

Plant some native shrubs at Tipperary Creek, Bring a picnic if you like.
For Children/minors with a responsible adult, parent/carer.
It is Free… Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

The Night Life of Moths in the Bendigo Bush

Saturday 24 March 6.50pm - 9.30pm

You are invited to an evening of nature science & fun.

Discover night lives of MOTHS, their habitat & learn their mysteries.

BENDIGO FAMILY NATURE CLUB is hosting a free activity for children and minors, accompanied by, a parent or carer.

We have an expert Field Guide to assist with capture and identification. You will see and ID these creatures up close using light traps, viewers and reference material.

We might spot other creatures of the night in the Bendigo Forest.

Booking is essential, please read instructions. Indicate the number of children and adults in your booking group using the online form.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Aquatic Creatures and Other Stuff We Find


FREE for children and minors with a responsible adult.

Bring a Picnic and a rug or/& Pack a towel & cozies to have a swim after Nature Club.

Suitable for pushers with decent size wheels.

Nature Club activities are held on Dja Dja Wurrung and Taungurung Country.

Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group (BSG) Bendigo Field Naturalists Club, Thank you City of Greater Bendigo Parks, Friends of CR & No.7

Sunday, November 12, 2017

BUSH TRACK WALK and a bit of fair and fun cricket.


A leisurely Bush Track Walk to spot creatures and birds. Along the way we will visit a historic cricket ground and play a short fun game of cricket suitable for all ages. Bring along a picnic for after and enjoy the view over the water. FREE for Children/Minors accompanied by parents or responsible adults. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. Suitable for prams. No pets. Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group, Bendigo Field Naturalists, Friends of Crusoe and No.7 Park and City of Greater Bendigo Parks.

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

Around the Mound

Join us at the MOUND.

Sunday 22 October 10am

To investigate a pile of sticks, leaves and branches. Look under the microscope, contribute to a Big drawing and make twig sculptures.

Our Field Guide, Artist, Forest Keegel will assist you to create a contribution to the MOUND. Limited places available. FREE for Children/minors accompanied by parent or carer.

Thanks to City of Greater Bendigo, Supported by Bendigo Sustainability Group and Bendigo Field Naturalists Club.