Mother Nature Quest
Sat 13 May 201710.00 am - 11.45 am
A brand new activity for the whole family to enjoy!
Do something different this Mother’s Day and take mum on a specially selected nature trail through Centennial Park. Use the map to spot the clues and learn interesting facts about the plants and animals that call Centennial Park home. At the conclusion of the trail create a unique gift to take home and give mum for Mother’s Day.
If you enjoy being outdoors, learning about nature and observing native animals in their natural habitat then this is the program for you. The walk will lead you alongside Lachlan Swamp, a unique habitat to one of Sydney’s largest flying-fox colonies, as well as brush-tailed possums, long-finned eels and a variety of bird life.
The trail is stroller friendly and can be completed with the entire family. Make a day of it with a packed picnic lunch easily pre-ordered from the Centennial Homestead.
The Volunteer Plant Sale will also be taking place at the same location on the day, so you can pick up a little piece of the park on your way home!
Win a paver at the Celebration Steps for Mum!
Purchase a ticket to Mother Nature Quest, for a chance to WIN a paver for Mum at The Celebration Steps in Centennial Park worth $500! Tell us in 25 words or less your favourite memory with your mum in Centennial Park.
Once your purchase has been made, an email will be sent with the competition entry details.
Age: Recommended for children between 5 - 12 years
Start times: Trail starts every 15 minutes from 10am to 11:45am. Once started the trail and craft activity will take approximately 90 minutes to complete (i.e. if you start at 11:45am expect to finish by 1.15pm).
Meeting Point: Centennial Park Labyrinth - Number 44 on the Centennial Park Map Guide (see map below or click here)
Price: $14.50 per person (accompanying adults free)
- Please book early to avoid disappointment.
- Bookings are essential and must be made online. Please visit our Eventbrite webpage to purchase tickets:
- Cancellation policy: Once tickets are purchased no refunds, exchange or credits will be given, unless the event is cancelled by the Parklands due to dangerous conditions.
- Mothers & other accompanying adults free
- Cost includes activity booklet and craft materials on the day
- Trail is stroller friendly