What's On

Tidbinbilla Program

Published: Monday, 4 November 2019

The reserve is open every day throughout the holidays from 7:30am – 8:00pm.

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Every Saturday and Sunday of November 10:00am - 3:00pm Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve Sanctuary Explore the Sanctuary

Come and meet a friendly volunteer who will help you discover the natural wonders of the Sanctuary.

Cost: Included in reserve entry fee
Bookings: No bookings required
Category: Wildlife walk suitable for all ages

Every Saturday of November 2:00pm - 2.45pm Meet at Koala Enclosure (Eucalypt Forest) Critters of the Eucalypt Forest

Take a short walk with a ranger and learn about the potoroos and other important inhabitants of the Eucalypt Forest and get back in time for “Koalas in the Canopy”. There is a shorter option for this activity, please talk to our Ranger for more information.

Cost: Included in reserve entry fee
Bookings: No bookings required
Category: Wildlife walk suitable for all ages

Every Saturday of November 2.45pm - 3.15pm Meet at the Koala Enclosure (Eucalypt Forest) Koalas in the Canopy

Learn all about these fascinating marsupials from one of our knowledgeable Wildlife Officers, then why not take a stroll around the Eucalypt Forest and try to spot koalas for yourself!

Cost: Included in reserve entry fee
Bookings: No bookings required
Category: Wildlife talk suitable for all ages

Every Sunday of November4:00pm - 4:45pm Meet at Sanctuary
Main Entrance
Wetland Wonders

Take a walk with a ranger through Tidbinbilla’s wetlands to learn about its amazing inhabitants and, if you are lucky catch, a glimpse of an elusive platypus.

Cost: Included in reserve entry fee
Bookings: No bookings required
Category:
Wildlife walk suitable for all ages

Saturday, 16th November 11.00am-12.300pm Meet at the Visitor Centre Wendy Binks and Stripey is coming to Tidbinbilla!

Where’s Stripey? A different king of Emu is coming to Tidbinbilla! Bring the kids along, meet talented author Wendy Binks and join her for a book reading, signing and a drawing demonstration.

Cost: Included in reserve entry fee
Bookings: Preferred. Please call the friendly team at the Visitor Centre to reserve your place.
Category: Book reading/Art

On now  – 5th December 9:00am -17:00pm At the Tidbinbilla Visitor Centre Gallery‘Connections: Wildlife of Tidbinbilla’ exhibition by Emily Birks – Opening Event

After a year-long residency with Tidbinbilla, Canberra artist Emily Birks presents her solo exhibition of paintings of the unique and vulnerable species of Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve. ‘Connections’ is about the links between both animals and their environments, and the connections we visitors have with them. Please come along to the opening event for this exhibition, which runs until the 5th of December.

Cost: Free
Bookings: No bookings required
Category:
Exhibition

For further information contact Tidbinbilla Visitor Centre on 6207 7921 or visit www.tidbinbilla.act.gov.au

Activities are delivered by Environment and Planning Directorate staff and ParkCare volunteers.