Bush Kindy

Our Bush Kindy is a 3hr program for children 3-6 years during school terms. Our program aims to provide children with hands on experiences and free child-led play opportunities. Our educators will support your child’s learning and interests in nature through a variety of activities.

Activities may involve:

  • Natural Elements (Earth, Fire, Water, Wind)
  • Hand tools – pen knives, hand drills, hammers, saws
  • Flora and fauna identification
  • Large Loose Parts play
  • Eco crafts and nature journaling
  • Knots and shelters
  • Fire striking, how to build a fire, how to cook on the fire
  • Food preparation
  • Stories and songs
  • Sensory play
  • Bush games

Session Duration: 3 hours during NSW school terms.

Suitable for ages: 3 years to 6 years (must be toileting – no nappies)

Location : Kariong Eco-Garden – 2 Dandaloo St, Kariong, NSW.

Type: DROP OFF (adults can choose to stay but not required)

When: TBA

Dates: TBA

Cost: TBA

What to bring:  Water bottle, snacks, enclosed shoes, wet weather gear, hat, for more information please see our FAQ’s

Our Bush Kindy sessions are an all weather program meaning they will go ahead rain or shine!

This program is led by Jess, a passionate Primary School Teacher and soon to be a Forest School Leader. She has a wealth of experience working with children and a wonderful ability to connect with children and follow their lead to explore, discover and learn in the outdoors.