Vacation Care Programs

Imagining, Exploring, Creating and Nature Play

Group bookings are available for vacation care groups including local council, school and Vacation Care providers. Children will participate in hands-on activities in the Gardens, where they will discover the wonderful world of plants through a range of activities that focus on imagining, exploring and nature play.

Programs run for one and a half hours and can be tailored to suit your group’s needs and age range by choosing two of the following activities to participate in as part of their program: 

Melbourne Gardens

  • Pot up a plant 
  • Make potpourri with dried herbs and flowers
  • Discover the tiny world of plants under microscopes 
  • Create cubbies with natural plant materials

Cranbourne Gardens

  • Pot up a plant
  • Creating a conservation seed bomb
  • Nature journaling