• Today

    Under the sea — touch tank & talk

    Under the Sea showcases the incredible animals that live under the waves and on our shores.

    Get ready to get wet (and smelly!) with marine biologist Vanessa Guillermo. 

    Under the Sea showcases the incredible animals that live under the waves and on our shores. We'll investigate habitats ...

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  • Today

    Backyard bugs

    Focusing in on the world of mini beasts, we delve into the secret lives of our often well camouflaged backyard bugs. We’ll find out their amazing abilities and the role they play in environment. The show is totally interactive, allowing children to hold and touch many different ...

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  • Today

    Rockpool ramble at Little Bay

    Discover the rarely seen marine animals of the Little Bay rock platforms and inter-tidal zone. As the ocean retreats it leaves an abundant array of sea creatures on display which our marine biologists will identify and discuss; helping us learn how to minimise our impacts on these fragile ...

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  • Tomorrow

    Walkabout reptiles

    Join us for a fun, 'squirmy' and musical time exploring the curious world of Australian reptiles and amphibians. Focusing on animal welfare, safety and hygiene; children will have the opportunity to gently touch "LIVE" snakes, lizards, turtles, crocodiles and frogs; along with fossils, crocodile skulls and more...

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  • Oct. 6, 2017

    Gardening for Kids and Adults

    Come gardening with us at Barrett House.

    We are having gardening fun on the first Friday of the month with landscape architect Steve Batley. Perfect for mums, dads and kids and all materials provided. Come and have a go and take home a cutting or two for your ...

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  • Oct. 13, 2017

    Seed: the untold story — the movie

    Join us for the screening of — SEED: The Untold Story — during Fair Food Week — Friday 13 October 2017.

    SEED: The Untold Story is an award winning documentary about the dramatic loss of seed diversity and the movement to restore future of our food, from the filmmakers behind Queen ...

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  • Oct. 14, 2017

    Living Smart

    Runs over 6 Saturday afternoons

    In this Living Smart course learn down-to-earth, practical ways to live better with energy, water, less waste and good food choices. We'll take an excursion into healthy home cleaning and furnishings, personal health and personal care, explore sustainable transport options and discover ...

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  • Oct. 15, 2017

    Gardening on the wild side

    Runs over 6 Sunday afternoons starting 15 October

    Create garden homes for tiny native bees, frogs, insects, fairy wrens, blue tongue lizards and other creatures of town and bush... make a low maintenance garden for your enjoyment and learn what to plant... our practicals session will help develop ...

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  • Oct. 16, 2017

    Creating a Permaculture Orchard

    Runs over 7 Monday mornings

    It's a win-win offering—attend the food forest design course and take away the knowledge to create your own food forest in your home or community garden, no matter how small, while your learning helps us design and plant out in the ...

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  • Oct. 21, 2017

    Bike maintenance — Randwick

    Sat 21 October — 1:30-4:30pm

    Thinking about riding to work, shops or for pleasure? Keep your bike running smooth and learn some handy bike maintenance skills. Bring it along to work on during the workshop.

    This workshop will help you become familiar with your bike and your ...

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