$10 – $18.75

Build your own wildlife nest box for birds, bats or possums.

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$10 – $18.75

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Mitcham Community Shed - Mitcham Cultural Village

103 Princes Road

Mitcham, SA 5048

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Join James Smith of fauNature to learn about wildlife hollows and then make your own to take home.

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Join James Smith of fauNature to discover how we can support our native wildlife. This workshop is ideal for families, small groups or individuals. Learn about:

  • the importance of natural hollows
  • hollow-dependant wildlife
  • issues faced by hollow-dependant fauna/wildlfe
  • the best positions for nesting boxes
  • maintaining nest boxes

Participants can build a nest box of their choice to take home with them.

Tickets and pricing

Ticket prices vary depending on the type of box you choose to build. Tickets to the presentation ONLY are $10 per person, then buy a ticket for each nest box that you would like to build.

Nest box kits are subsidised by the City of Mitcham.

  • Bat Box Kit - $18.75
  • Small Parrot Kit - $18.75
  • Medium Parrot Kit - $23.25
  • Brushtail Possum Kit - $25.00

The workshop is open to residents of Mitcham, Holdfast Bay, Marion and Onkaparinga.

About the presenter

James Smith runs fauNature, a company dedicated to assisting people in attracting and engaging with local wildlife. 

James is author of Wildlife of Greater Adelaide, a comprehensive wildlife book about Adelaide. Covering the Mount Lofty – Kangaroo Island region, one of the designated 15 diversity rich areas across Australia. The book is over 450 pages with 11 chapters on identification including a list of 468 species and over 470 photographs collected over a two year period. There are chapters on worms, molluscs, crustaceans, arachnids, myriapods, insects, fishes, frogs, reptiles, birds and mammals.

Brought to you by the City of Mitcham and Green Adelaide and is supported by Resilient South (Cities of Mitcham, Onkaparinga, Holdfast Bay and Marion).

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Mitcham Community Shed - Mitcham Cultural Village

103 Princes Road

Mitcham, SA 5048

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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