March, 2019

2019Wed27Mar4:30 pm6:30 pmKids DIY Bug Hotel4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EcoHub, 1 Olympic Place, New Lynn, Auckland 0600Type:EnvironmentalWhere:West AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Kids Diy Bug Hotel


(Wednesday) 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Event Details

In this hands-on workshop kids will build and paint their own wooden insect hotel. Hunt around EcoMatters gardens (features a bee and butterfly garden) to find materials to put into your hotel.

Information provided on what insects to expect, and how to locate your hotel. Included: ‘Pollinators’ garden seed.

Wear old clothes. Timber is drilled / precut: children need to be able to hammer in nails (if not, parents help needed).

Bookings required:

Accessible by bus, train
Whānau friendly



Tickets $20 per child includes material for the Bug Hotel


EcoMatters Environment TrustEcoMatters Environment Trust aims to connect people and place and to nurture kaitiakitanga (guardianship). Ecomatters works with and for the community to deliver environmental initiatives by supporting the community with knowledge and tools to restore nature, reduce waste, ride and fix bikes, and live more sustainably.09-826 4276 1 Olympic Place, New Lynn, Auckland 0600, New Zealand