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Ranger Jake Activities

 

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Monday 8 January
10:00 amPlatypus Discovery (1hr) Meet at people’s park bbq shelter, Strahan.
Discover what makes the platypus so amazing and learn some tips for spotting them.
2:30 pm Discovering Devils (1hr) Zeehan hub
Learn about the fascinating Tasmanian Devil and its fight for survival. For the whole family.

Tuesday 9 January
10:00 amDiscovering Devils (1hr) Queenstown LINC
Learn about the fascinating Tasmanian Devil and its fight for survival. For the whole family.
9:00 pm Ocean Beach Shearwaters! (2hr) Meet at Ocean Beach carpark.
Beautiful flyers, clumsy landers! Be introduced to the life of the mutton-bird as they return
home from the ocean. Wear long sleeves for warmth and bug protection. Red torches!

Wednesday 10 January
11:00 amWhale of a Time (1hr) Meet at far end of Macquarie Heads campground.
Learn about whales, some basic whale rescue techniques and why plastic is a killer.
5:30 pm Friendly Dog Walk (1hr) Meet at the green park opposite Banjos in Strahan.
Friendly dogs, dog walkers and dogless walkers invited to finish the day with a stroll down to
Hogarth Falls.

Thursday 11 January
10:00am Granville Harbour Roving Ranger (2 hours)
Come and meet Discovery Ranger Jake and his mystery objects. Kids games and more
2:00pm Trial Harbour Roving Ranger (2 hours)
Come and meet Discovery Ranger Jake and his mystery objects. Kids games and more


Friday 12 January
10:00am Shorebird Shakeup! (1 hr) Meet at far end of Macquarie Heads campground
Shorebirds are awesome! Come paint one up for your garden as you learn how we can
protect them.
2:00 pm Strahan Roving Ranger (1 hr)
Watch out for Discovery Ranger Jake. Discover who calls Macquarie Harbour home and learn
what you can do to help protect them.


More Activities to come! The Discovery Ranger Program runs until 29/1/2018.

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