Bush Adventures

The City of Hobart’s Bush Adventures program offers people of all ages the chance to explore the wonders of nature around Hobart. The program gives great opportunities to enjoy and learn more about Hobart’s Bushland Reserves.

Join us this spring to watch the pollinators dance on the breeze, experience new generation emerging and enjoy the bush in all its glorious colour.

Activities include:

  • Guided Bird Walk
  • Guided Night Walk
  • Nature Play at Government House
  • Bush Stories
  • Flora the Explorer
  • Nest box building workshops
  • Go Wild Go Solo bike and hike adventures
  • Introductory sessions to the best outdoor apps and more.

Join us as we explore Hobart's incredible bushland reserves to help you appreciate their wonders. 

Bookings are essential.


Download our Spring program.(PDF, 489KB)


Join our mailing list

Receive the Bush Adventures program every season when you join the Bush Adventures mailing list.


Activity Age Requirements

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

Activity Pricing

Family and Child Activities are $5.50 total per CHILD, with accompanying adults free of charge

Adult targeted Activities are $5.50 per person 

(The $5.50 fee includes $5.20 to the City, and a 30c booking fee)

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