Visit the Nature Education Centre or have our Education Officer visit you with a range of exciting native animals for your students to study and touch. Talks are suitable for children of all ages and provide a valuable hands-on learning experience. We can tailor talks to your chosen topic within the National Curriculum. Popular topics include:

  • Native Australian Animals (including insects, frogs, reptiles and marsupials)
  • Minibeasts
  • Habitats
  • Special features / classifications / adaptations
  • Lifecycles / changes

Talks are available for groups of up to 30 students, weekday mornings. Please call us on 08 8357 3413 to book your 45 minute session.

We can cater to all educational institutions including play groups, kindergartens, primary schools, high schools, TAFEs and OHSCs.

Costs: $5.50 per student for members, $6.00 per student for non-members. For each session the minimum rate is $120 for visits to the Nature Education Centre and $150 for our Education Officer to visit you (2 consecutive talks are preferable, with a minimum charge of $210). A $20 petrol surcharge will apply for sites more than 20km away from NEC.