January, 2019

2019Thu24Jan10:00 am12:00 pmAlien Treasure Hunt at Auckland Botanic Gardens10:00 am - 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Road, The Gardens, Auckland 2105, New ZealandType:FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Cafe Niko at Auckland Botanic Gardens

Event Details

Drop in any time between 10am-12 and explore the Potter Children’s Garden through the eyes of an alien on their first visit to Earth. Go on a hunt to find some natural treasures and discover more about our planet’s special habitats, plants and animals.

Bring a large empty egg carton to create a collection box for your specimens. Take home a Zinnia seed – the first type of flower ever grown in space!

Suitable for ages 3+. Children must be supervised by a parent or guardian at all times.

This activity forms part of the Gardeners of the galaxy programme at Auckland Botanic Gardens – check it out here: https://www.aucklandbotanicgardens.co.nz/whats-on/gardeners-of-the-galaxy/


FREE – booking required.


Auckland Botanic GardensExplore 64 hectares of beautiful gardens and native forest with more than 10,000 plants at the Auckland Botanic Gardens. Just 20 minutes from the city or airport, entry is free!Phone: 09-267 1457 102 Hill Road, The Gardens, Auckland 2105, New Zealand