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The Great CP Egg Hunt
Sun. 16 April 2017, 9:30 am – 2:45 pm AEST
The Easter Bunny and Bilby are returning to Centennial Parklands this Easter! Follow a trail map around the park to complete challenges on this super fun Easter quest and be rewarded with chocolate! This event is a popular family favourite so please book early to avoid disappointment.
The emphasis of this event is getting children outside and active whilst engaging in good old-fashioned fun. Activities are egg or bunny related such as an egg and spoon race, egg hunt, and so on. There will be a family photo opportunity at the end with the Easter Bunny and Easter Bilby so bring your camera!
This event is sponsored by Darrell Lea
Age: Suitable for children aged 3-8 years, children must be accompanied by an adult.
Meeting Point: Learning Centre, Education Precinct (off Dickens Drive). See map below.
Time: Start times are staggered every 15 minutes between 9:30am and 2:45pm. The course will take between 30 - 45 minutes to complete.
Price: $17.50 (includes GST and booking fees). Cost of ticket includes trail map for activity stations and chocolate. Only children with a ticket will receive a trail map and chocolate. Adults do not need to purchase tickets if they are accompanying children with a paid ticket/s.
Cancellation policy: Once tickets are purchased no refunds, exchange or credits will be given, unless the event is cancelled by the Parklands due to dangerous conditions.
Wet Weather policy: This event goes ahead in wet weather, so please come prepared with wet weather gear. The event will only be cancelled if inclement weather is dangerous i.e. high winds or lightning. An email informing of cancellation will be sent to the email supplied at the time of booking, at least 1 hour before the event start time.
Frequently Asked Questions
What should I bring?
- A print out of your ticket. If you don't have a printer you can show your ticket on your phone.
- A basket to collect your eggs in (optional)
- Cash if you think you'll want to buy coffees, snacks or lunch from our food vans or cafe
- Rain coat and umbrella if it's raining
- Camera to get a photo with the Easter Bunny or Bilby at the end
Do I have to stay with my child/children?
Yes. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
What will my child be doing?
Participants will receive a self-guided map that leads them to activity stations. Once they complete each activity, they will have their map stamped and will receive an egg. At the end there is the chance to meet the Easter Bunny or Easter Bilby and have a photo taken with them, and here they also receive a larger egg.
So my child won't be hunting for chocolate eggs?
No, for safety reasons we are not able to hide chocolate eggs out in the grass for children to find. Children with a Trail Map will be rewarded with a chocolate egg after completing each activity station.
What happens if it's raining?
The event will go ahead in all weather so please come prepared. No refunds will be given.
Do we have to come at our chosen time slot?
You must arrive at your chosen time slot. You won't be able to do the hunt earlier or later.
Can I buy a ticket on the day?
No, there will be no tickets sold on the day. Please buy your ticket beforehand to avoid disappointment.
Does each child need a ticket?
Yes. Children without a ticket will not be able to collect eggs or have their photo taken with the Easter Bunny or Easter Bilby.
Do adults need a ticket?
No. Only children participating in the event will need a ticket. Accompanying family do not need a ticket. Accompanying family will not receive chocolate.
What time does it run?
Sessions start every 15 mins from 9.30am to 2.45pm.
Please note there will be a break from 11.45am – 12.30pm. Easter Bunnies and Bilbies need to have their lunch too!
How long does the course take?
Allow 30 to 45 mins to complete the course.
Where can I park?
There is free parking in Centennial Park. It will be a busy weekend in the Park, so we recommend that you take public transport instead.
Where is the Learning Centre?