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Fremantle Ports Touch & Learn Wildlife Space

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Various - see listings below

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FREE

Event Information

This is wildlife NIRVANA for the little ones (and the not so little ones too). Get up close and personal with a huge range of flora & fauna as well as understanding a bit more around the biodiversity of our region.

Calamunnda Camel Events

Sunday 7 March – 11am to 2pm

Move over Broome! Come enjoy a short (5-10min) camel ride along the stunning Coogee Beach. Make sure you have signed up to our newsletter to be the first in the know for when registrations are live (we’ll make sure there are some spaces for walk-ups too).

With over 30 years of experience, Calamunnda Camel Events have been bringing smiles to people of all ages, all around the Perth Metro and Outer Suburbs with the very popular Camel Rides. Camel Rides are incredibly popular offering a unique experience that adds interest and joy during any event.


Kanyana Wildlife – Meet The Little Battlers 

Saturday 6 March – 10am to 1pm
Set in a beautiful national park surrounded by Jarrah forest in the Perth Hills, Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to wildlife conservation.  So come say hi and meet these gorgeous animals, learning more about each animal, their story, rehabilitation and the great work Kanyana do and get up close to the animal handlers and the wildlife in there (please note. only a few people through at a time in this exhibit so we don’t overwhelm the friendly creatures). 
Make sure you have signed up to our newsletter to be the first in the know for when registrations are live (we’ll make sure there are some spaces for walk-ups too).
Taking great pride in caring for sick, injured, orphaned, and displaced wildlife; breed threatened species, they also conduct training and research and educate schools and the broader community. Kanyana Wildlife accept any native wildlife to their hospital between 8am-3pm every day of the year.

 

West Oz Wildlife 

Saturday 6 March – 10am to 2pm // Sunday 7 March 11am to 3pm
Get up close and personal with our Iconic Australian wildlife. Learn about, and meet one of our beautiful koalas. Touch and hold some of our awesome pythons, and lizards. Don’t forget your camera!
West Oz Wildlife is an Australian Wildlife display, who travel to schools and the community to teach conservation, through a hands on educational experience.

Building A Bat Box

Saturday 6 March – 2pm // Sunday 7 March – 2pm
Learn how to help and construct a simple bat box perfect for your garden. Come talk about bats, bats and more bats with our resident expert Joe, and learn more about their importance to our ecosytem. 
Make sure you have signed up to our newsletter to be the first in the know for when registrations are live (we’ll make sure there are some spaces for walk-ups too).
Joe from Go Batty has been interested in Microbats since 2005. As an ex-carpenter, he is constantly building new designs in the hope to find the holy grail of bat homes (ie. a box that bats will stay in all year round). Go Batty was founded to raise bat awareness within the community

 

Fremantle Ports Touch & Learn Wildlife Space is made possible through Supporting Partner Fremantle Port Authority and we just want to say a big THANKS!