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1. SFA Low/Free School-Term holidays activities

Local service working together to provide affordable  opportunities for local families to build memorable  experiences. Please note most of our services do not provide activities over the Christmas period.
SFA School Holiday Activity Providers have confirmed compliance with Working With Children requirements. Please note those activities where  parent/carer supervision is  also required.
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2. Community events

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SFA holds no responsibility for these events – please check directly with organisers.

3. Recovery Events 

In the aftermath of the recent bushfires (and other extreme weather events) the Blue Mountains community have come together to support one another. Various events are being held across the Blue Mountains. See the Recovery Tab to find an event near you. You will also find a list of services available on the SFA website shortly.

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National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS)

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April 2020

Indigenous Experience at Wall’s Cave

14th April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15.00

Journey with our Aboriginal Ranger as we descend into the magnificent Walls Cave at Blackheath. Hear stories and legends of this country’s first people, and retrace their steps along this beautiful hidden waterway, formerly occupied for thousands of years.  Bring a hat, water, sunscreen and lunch, and you’re ready to explore.

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Junior Ranger – Essentail Bush Skills

16th April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15.00

Do you want to be a Junior Ranger? This activity focuses on essential skills that will help you thrive in the bush. Learn how to make a shelter, how to find water, and what you should do if you ever become lost. Discover the smart way to pack and prepare for your next bushwalk adventure.  

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Junior Ranger – Essential Bush Skills

16th April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15

Do you want to be a Junior Ranger? This activity focuses on essential skills that will help you thrive in the bush. Learn how to make a shelter, how to find water, and what you should do if you ever become lost. Discover the smart way to pack and prepare for your next bushwalk adventure.  

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Junior Ranger – Mapping and Orienteering

17th April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15

Do you want to be a Junior Ranger? This activity focuses on some important outdoor techniques, including how to read and decode maps, and how to orientate to North using a compass. Once we have mastered the basics, your ranger will put your skills to the test! For years 8-13.  

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Spotlight tour

17th April @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Katoomba Falls Kiosk, Cliff Drive, opp caravan park
Katoomba,
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$25

Shh! What was that? Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Join our ranger for an exciting expedition as we discover the creatures of the night. You may come across owls, possums, gliders and more. Bring a torch and warm clothing, then get ready to tip-toe down the track and meet some of the wonderful nocturnal animals in the Blue Mountains. For families.  

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Wonderous Waterbugs

20th April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Darwin’s Walk Wentworth Falls, Falls Road,
Wentworth Falls, NSW
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$15

Get ready to discover some wondrous waterbugs! You will be surprised at the many different waterbugs living right here in the beautiful Blue Mountains. Have fun with our national park ranger to find out where waterbugs live, what they eat, and why they are so important to our waterways. Bring a hat, water and sunscreen and prepare to start splashing! For years 8-13   

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Circle Time

21st April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15

Come and experience the magic of Circle Time. Sit down with our Aboriginal ranger and learn some traditional hands-on craft activities using resources straight from the bush. Learn how materials such as tree bark can transform into eco-friendly fishing line, a belt, or bush jewellery. Create your own stringybark rope bracelet to take home.  

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Leaping Lizards

22nd April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15

Do you love lizards? Join our ranger for a morning of reptile-related fun! Learn all about these amazing creatures, take a guided walk to try and spot some hidden creatures along the track, find out how to protect reptiles in your own backyard, and make your own little critter to take home afterwards.  

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Junior Ranger – Mapping and Orienteering

23rd April @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$15

Do you want to be a Junior Ranger? This activity focuses on some important outdoor techniques, including how to read and decode maps, and how to orientate to North using a compass. Once we have mastered the basics, your ranger will put your skills to the test!  

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Junior Ranger – Challenge Walk

24th April @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$15

Do you want to be a Junior Ranger? This expedition is designed to test your strength and endurance. Join our ranger for a fun and challenging walk as we venture through forests and ferns in the beautiful Blue Mountains – there will be steep stairs involved!

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Spotlight Tour

24th April @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Katoomba Falls Kiosk, Cliff Drive, opp caravan park
Katoomba,
+ Google Map
$15

Shh! What was that? Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Join our ranger for an exciting expedition as we discover the creatures of the night. You may come across owls, possums, gliders and more. Bring a torch and warm clothing, then get ready to tip-toe down the track and meet some of the wonderful nocturnal animals in the Blue Mountains.  

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