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Feathers, Flippers and Fun AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                           

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Penguin Parade
 penguin talk

Through interactive and engaging activities students learn about the little penguin’s life both on land and at sea. Spy on little penguins in their artificial burrows and on burrowcam. Threats such as rubbish are explored.

Feathers, Flippers and Fun ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum. 

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Penguin Mission AusVELS levels 3-6                                                              

  • Grades: 3 to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Penguin Parade
Penguin mission talk 

Students become rangers and researchers in an effort to protect the little penguins. Students investigate little penguin threats, management strategies and the latest amazing research.

Penguin Mission ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Koala Capers AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                  

  • Grade: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Koala Conservation Centre
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This ranger led activity focuses on our koalas special features, their threats and how students can help protect them and their bushland habitat. Rangers will guide you through the treetop boardwalks.

Koala Capers ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Seal Secrets AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                    

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: The Nobbies Centre
seal talk

Explore the life of the playful Australian fur seal, including their special features, threats and survival needs. Rangers use the Seal Rocks cameras to view various behaviours of the seals in their natural environment.

Seal Secrets ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Nobbies Eco-explorer AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                   

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: The Nobbies Centre
Nobbies talk

Join the rangers as you walk along the Nobbies boardwalks on a truly amazing look at the creatures that call the Nobbies home. You may see penguins, crested terns, silver gull chicks and blue tongue lizards.

Nobbies Eco-explorer ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Heritage Farm (Churchill Island) AusVELS levels 3-6                                                                                                        

  • Grade 3 to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour (2 hour walk plus activities) 
  • Location: Churchill Island Heritage Farm
churchill island talk

Students investigate Churchill Island’s Boon wurrung and early European history. Characters of the past come to life through rangers expert storytelling. Visit the working ferrets and gentle giants, the clydesdales.

May also include demonstrations of sheep shearing, blacksmithing, working dogs, and milking cows. Optional extra activities can include butter churning, bakers oven and old time games.

Heritage Farm (Churchill Island) ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Beach Treasures AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                           

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Smiths or Summerland beaches
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Take part in a guided exploration of the high tide area and the treasures that are washed up. Rangers explore where sand comes from, shark egg cases, sponges and shells of all shapes and sizes.

Beach Treasures ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Rockpool Discovery AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                 

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Smiths or Summerland beaches
rockpool talk

Seashells that leave booger trails and crabs that walk sideways! Come and explore the creatures of the rockpools with our rangers. Students will discover how they can help protect the fragile creatures.

Rockpool Discovery ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Pond Life Investigation AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                 

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Fishers Wetland
 pondlife talk

Wetlands filter our water and provide vital habitat for plants and animals. In this hands-on ranger led activity, students become scientists and look for indicator species, such as macro invertebrates within the water body.

Pond Life Investigation ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum. 

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Nippers and Snorkels AusVELS levels 3-6                                                                                                                

  • Grades: 3 to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Rhyll Inlet
mangrove talk

Roam the wetlands boardwalks with a ranger and explore the amazing plants and animals that inhabit them. Investigate how these creatures survive in the mangrove environment.

Nippers and Snorkels ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Wildlife Stories AusVELS levels F-6                                                                                                                  

  • Grades: Foundation to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: At your camp
 wildlife stories talk

Rangers engage students with amazing facts about Australian wildlife. Rangers may also visit your camp on Phillip Island and bring the Island’s wildlife to life with taxidermed animals and storytelling.

Wildlife Stories ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum. 

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Bushtucker Discovery AusVELS levels 3-6                                                                                                                                  

  • Grades: 3 to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Swan Lake
bushtucker talk

The Boon wurrung were the original inhabitants of Phillip Island and survived on a variety of food from the land and sea. Discover how food, medicine and tools were sourced from native resources.

Bushtucker Discovery ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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Mystery Spotlight AusVELS levels 4-6                                                                                                                  

  • Grades: 4 to 6
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Location: Koala Conservation Centre
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During this ranger led activity students explore the amazing nocturnal animals of the Australian bush. Learn about the special features that help them survive and how we can help protect the bush.

Mystery Spotlight ties in closely to the AusVELS curriculum.

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