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Shelters and Bushcraft at the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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Get your nature on these school holidays in the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney!

Explore the gardens and learn how First Nations peoples build gunyas and other shelters for survival. Then get busy building your own life-size shelter from natural materials in a super shelter-building challenge! Plus, get inspired to do craft sustainably as you create a beautiful hanging mobile using natural materials to take home.

When: 15, 16, 17 April 2024 |10:30 - 12.00pm and 1pm - 2:30pm

Where: Meet at Rathborne Lodge

 Recommended for children aged 5 - 12 years with an accompanying adult

Cost: $20 per child | Foundation and Friends Members $18 per child. 


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