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On Monday the 9th at 10 am we will learn a lot about reptiles, spiders, insects and other creatures!

You can find some information here: http://www.featurecreatures.com.au/#!childcare-groups/cnpd

” We provide the opportunity for individual participation, group activities, some singing and plenty of time to pat, touch, hold and explore the animal’s and their unique behaviours within the comfort of the children’s limits.

 We also set up two Interactive touch tables displaying a wide variety of invertebrates and animal artifacts to explore.

 Two experienced Zoo Keepers/presenters will present the show to create a fun hands on, educational encounter for the children and carers alike

 The stars of the day include a:

  • Blue Tongued Lizard

  • Shingleback LIzard

  • Bearded Dragons

  • Hermit Crabs

  • Eastern Longnecked turtle, Adult and a Juvenile

  • Green Tree Frog and Magnificent Tree Frog

  • A variety of harmless Stick Insects

  • A Salt or Freshwater Crocodile juvenile

  • A small python and an extra large python, both incredibly tame

  • Touch tables displaying spiders, centipedes, scorpions and other invertebrates in locked containers

The children will experience:

  • watching a frog use his eyes to help him eat a meal

  • learn about the unique behaviour of these fascinating cold creatures

  • feel the strength of a crocodiles tail

  • help feed the lizards their lunch with a snack of mealworms

  • learn what each animal needs to do to survive in the wild

  • learn how to attract frogs and other native animals to a garden

  • pat and handle a wide variety of tame animals”