Nature Detective Great Weed Mystery

Monday 9 July 2018 - 11 July 2018

1:30 pm - 2:30pm

Venue: Dunedin Botanic Garden - Meet at the Information Centre 12 Opoho Rd, North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

Are you looking for school holiday activities? ORC is involved in a couple of free events at the Science Festival in Dunedin.

Come to the Botanic Garden to help solve the puzzle – where’s the old man’s beard? Was it a crime of passionfruit?

Do you know a child who enjoys solving puzzles? We need your help to solve a nature puzzle. Read on to find out more.

It is a beautiful winters day and all is well when suddenly a call comes in! Woody the Weed has gone missing – only he holds the key to how to destroy and eradicate pesky invasive weeds.

We need young inquisitive minds to join the detective agencies at the Botanic Garden to help find Woody and to learn all about his secrets to eradicate pesky weeds.

Help us find Woody, learn about invasive weeds and hear how to Redeem a Toyota Kiwi Guardians Weed Warrior medal.


Cost : Free

Children under 10 years old to be accompanied by an adult.  Please wear warm clothes and good footwear.


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