Page 24

Top 10 Eco-Friendly Eco-Friendly School Holiday Fun Activities for Kids There are so many wonderful activities planned for kids in the school holidays, but they are even more wonderful when they teach the kids about the environment we live in.

Teach the kids from a young age about the environment with our top 10 Eco-friendly activities.

1. Whale watching

Happy Giddy Kidsâ€&#x; Binoculars RRP $12.95 playsafekids.com.au

Watch these magnificent creatures as they migrate to warmer waters from June To October each year. There are plenty of guided tours run by whale watching companies available in the area or sign up to one of the national parks school holiday tours at Glenrock or Tomaree (see school holidays section). If you want to take your chance on sightings without assistance, head to Strzelecki lookout for the best vantage points across the Newcastle coastline. For more info on best sighting locations go to Wild About Whales website

Must Have Makedo Free Play Kit RRP $19.95 ittybittygreenie.com.au

Must Have

2. Recycle and create Keep the recycling aside for the little ones to create and construct . Cubby houses or dens are the perfect play space to create with recycled cardboard boxes. Have a recycling craft challenge to see who can come up with the most useful recycled craft item.

24

Alphabet Street Eco Mini Mag Newcastle  

A destination for all things kids

Alphabet Street Eco Mini Mag Newcastle  

A destination for all things kids

Advertisement