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Family Adults
FRI 17 MAY 2024, 4:30-5:30PM (4.30 PM - 5.30 PM)

The Big Bat Walk

Enjoy the twilight in Centennial Parklands and learn about its inhabitants.  

Join us for a 2km-twilight walk around Lachlan Swamp. Our education rangers and bat carers will talk to your groups about our colony of grey-headed flying foxes. 

We will observe their fly out during sunset, watching them dip their belly in water and make their way to look for food. 

You will learn about all the nocturnal inhabitants of the park and what you can do to help them survive in the urban environment they had to adapt.

What to bring:

  • Enclosed & comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing - it gets cold after dark!
  • Torch (ideally red light) 
  • Camera (no flash)
  • Waterproof clothing in case of wet conditions, the walks run rain or shine
  • A sense of adventure

PLEASE NOTE: This is a program for families. Children aged 5+ are welcome and require a ticket. All children must be supervised by an adult. All program attendees require a ticket.  

COVID-19, Infectious Disease and Viruses:
I understand that it is my responsibility to ensure that all attendees associated with this booking do not attend if:

  • We/I show any COVID-19, Infectious disease or virus symptoms or feel unwell.
  • We/I have had a fever, diarrhoea or vomiting within 12 hours or at the time of the program.
  • We/I have been asked to self-isolate.
  • We/I have had a positive COVID-19 test result and continue to have symptoms.

If any of the above apply to you or any attendee associated with this booking we request that you do not attend this program. In this instance please contact us via email to arrange a refund of your ticket for any of the above reasons.

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FRI 17 MAY 2024, 4:30-5:30PM




Vernon Pavilion


Public transport recommended. Limited parking available