Bush Buddies

Content for primary school kids (ages around 6 to 12). Access games, fun facts and Holiday Activity Packs to help inspire, entertain and inform ecologists of the future.

Do you love to explore? Are you excited by science? Do you like animals? If you'd like to learn more about our little buddies who live in the bush, you've come to the right place!

Summer Activity Pack

Summer 2020

  • attract lizards into your garden and meet a Tassie Devil – the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world!
  • make your own summer rainbow or cook some campfire damper
  • learn about migratory birds
  • impress friends with your wildlife tech skills
  • complete a possum maze and more cute colouring!

Ask an expert

If you have nature questions for our team of ecologists and other experts, send them to [email protected] or better still, make a video question and tag us on one of our social media channels. We have answers!

Sylvie has asked about lizards and camouflage. 

More things to make & do

Planning is important and kids' love structure. Download and print off this Portable Document File (PDF) weekly planner (10mb) to shape the days ahead.

Weekly planner.