Junior Rangers Club

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Junior Rangers Club is our fantastic after-school activity for primary-aged kids who love nature!

Join our experienced rangers for active, hands-on sessions where you’ll learn all about the Wildflower Garden’s plants and animals, and pick up all sorts of essential skills for being a ranger.

Junior Rangers Club runs weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 4pm - 5.30pm at the Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden. We are now open for bookings for Term 4, 2020.

Active Kids Vouchers now accepted at Junior Rangers Club

Your child can enjoy a whole term of nature fun for only $17!

To redeem your voucher, do not book online. Call the Wildflower Garden directly on 9424 0353 and have your voucher details ready.

Please note our information about Active Kids Vouchers below.

Cost

$117 per child for the 9-week term. 

The Tuesday and Wednesday groups are booked out for Term 4.

Click here to book for Thursdays Term 4

We are not accepting casual bookings at Junior Rangers Club this term.

Program

Reptiles Up Close

13, 14 & 15 October

As the weather warms up, the reptiles are coming out to bask in the sun and roam around in the bush. We’ll be meeting some reptiles up close and learning all kinds of reptile facts.

Bower Blue

20, 21 & 22 October

Do you like the colour blue? Someone does! To celebrate National Bird Week, we’ll be getting to know a quirky feathered friend and taking part in the Aussie Backyard Bird Count.

Let’s Go Bush! 

27, 28 & 29 October

Each term we take the opportunity to explore our more remote bush walk, the Mueller Track. Please wear closed shoes and bring a water bottle and a snack.

Junior Ecologists

3, 4 & 5 November

Scientists in the field! This week we’ll be studying different habitats in the Wildflower Garden using scientific equipment to take measurements and make records.

Waste Not, Want Not

10, 11 & 12 November

It’s National Recycling Week, and we’ll be discovering some creative ways of reusing and upcycling our rubbish.

Junior Geographers

17, 18 & 19 November

Can you read a map? We’ll be heading out with topographical maps and compasses to test our skills in navigation and wayfinding.

Bugs, Bugs, Bugs!

24, 25 & 26 November

This week it’s all about minibeasts! We’ll be hunting for bugs out in the bush and learning how entomologists record their insect discoveries.

Wet and Wild

1, 2 & 3 December

Think outside the square with some tricky bush challenges and trivia, and don’t forget to wear old clothes or board shorts for some wet and whacky fun!

Junior Rangers Christmas Party

8, 9 & 10 December

Celebrate another fantastic year at Junior Rangers Club! We’ll be making Christmas decorations and sharing some special seasonal treats.

Important information

Junior Rangers Club activities are subject to our Terms and Conditions. These relate to booking fees and cancellations, our weather policy, participant safety, risk and indemnity, media release, and special conditions for COVID-19.

Active Kids Vouchers

  • Active Kids Vouchers can be redeemed for use at Junior Rangers Club for a $100 discount on your full-term booking.
  • Active Kids Vouchers are an initiative of the NSW State Government. To apply for a voucher or check your eligibility, please visit the ServiceNSW website.
  • To redeem a voucher, call the Wildflower Garden office on 9424 0353. You will need the voucher details and your credit card to pay the balance.
  • Once redeemed, no refund is available for your voucher.
  • The voucher must be redeemed at the time of making the booking. You cannot apply a voucher in retrospect to an existing booking.
  • If a voucher is found to be invalid, you will need to pay for the full amount by credit card.
  • The voucher must be in the same name as the child on the booking.
  • Junior Rangers Club full-term bookings are the only program at the Wildflower Garden that accepts Active Kids Vouchers.

For more information, please contact the Visitor Centre on 9424 0353.