Bush Adventures


"Nature is not a place to go, it is home."
- Gary Snyder, Pulitzer prize-winning poet

Summer program 2020-21

The simple choice of spending more time in nature will do you a world of good. This summer Bush Adventures is here to help foster your curiosity, wonder and delight in our natural world.

To find and book your next Bush Adventure visit our trybooking booking site

Our summer activities include:

  • Backyard Bandicoot Buddies
  • Waterbug monitoring
  • Wildlife Rescue
  • Rockpool Rambles
  • Grassland Tour
  • Go Wild Go Solo adventures
  • Guided walks
  • Discovery walks
  • and lots more

Please note our popular Bush Stories for children aged 2-5 will be back in early February. Make sure you don’t miss out by signing up to the Bush Adventures Mailing List.

We look forward to seeing you out and about this summer.

Mailing list

Receive the Bush Adventures program every season when you join the Bush Adventures Mailing List.

Terms and conditions


Activity Age Requirements

CHILDREN can only be booked into Bush Adventures programs suitable for their age.

For our Bush Kids program, out-of-age siblings can attend under the supervision of a parent/guardian - free of charge.

We ask parents/guardians to be mindful that siblings do not detract from the enjoyment and engagement of others.

The Go Wild, Go Solo program has a strict minimum age of 10 years and parent/care attendance is not required.

Activity Pricing

All ages activities are $5.50 per person.

Child activities are $5.50 total per child, with accompanying adults and out-of-age siblings free of charge.

Go Wild Go Solo activities are $8.80 per child.  

Adult targeted activities are $8.80 per person.

(This fee includes a 50c booking fee applied by the trybooking website).

Activity Conditions

All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

FOR ALL ACTIVITIES please bring a drink of water and healthy snack. Always wear suitable clothing for the weather and conditions.

Look out for the Bush Adventures flag when arriving at any activity.

Unfortunately, ACTIVITIES MAY BE CANCELLED in the event of unsuitable weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

All booked participants will be notified in the case of cancellation and a refund, less the booking fee, will be issued.


Should you have any queries about any of the activities, please feel free to contact us.

Phone: 03 6238 2886.

Email: parks@hobartcity.com.au.


Please do not attend any activity if:

1. You or your children are unwell.

2. Have been in contact with someone who has tested positive to COVID.

3. Are awaiting a COVID test result.

4. Have been instructed to self-isolate.