Earth Day 2023 Events in Australia (for the whole family)
Each year on Earth Day millions of individuals come together to drive positive action for our Planet.
And there’s never been a more important time than now to recognize what huge environmental problems we are facing.
But first, we need to appreciate all it is that our precious Planet brings us.
We need to reconnect.
We need to see ourselves as one with Mother Nature.
Without that…there’s nothing driving the much needed change.
So here are events Australia wide that will help you reconnect & take part in year’s Earth Day.
Earth Day Events in South Australia
Little Earth Hanging Mobile Making
Pepper Street Art Centre
Friday 21 April 2023
1 pm - 2.30 pm
$30 includes all materials.
Experienced Children's Tutor: Fiona Jeffree
Bookings and enquiries: Fiona 0400 282 611 or email@example.com
This event is a hands on experience! Working with clay, you and your children can make your very own Earth Day themed hanging mobile.
Ideal for 7-11 year olds with all materials being provided - including the follow up kiln firing (to make the mobile sturdy in the wind).
A great way to make an Earth inspired mobile!
Earth Day Events in NSW
A Morning of Creating with Earth
Wallacia Progress Association Hall - Book here
Friday 21st April 10am-12pm
Reconnect with nature by being in nature! Feel, touch, play & create!
"During this event, Hamish from Wild Earthlings will guide us through a Morning of Creation with the Earth. Children will get to have a go at a variety of activities such as clay play, playing with nature tools, watercolour painting, craft making, and story telling. There will be focus on local flora and fauna in Wallacia and a story book reading for younger children at the start."
All materials are provided for this FREE event, however children and parents are encouraged to bring seed pods, leaves, flowers (or other nature related items) for inspiration and story telling.
Earth Day Events in Victoria
International Mother Day Earth
Warrandyte State Park - Jumping Creek Reserve - Register here
Saturday 22nd April 12-3pm
The theme of this year's outdoor event is 'Revive Our Earth' to take us back to our roots and help us to reconnect with nature.
Taking place in the beautiful Jumping Creek Reserve there are various activities planned to help participants celebrate our relationship with Mother Earth
"It is an excellent opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals who care about our planet and its future. We will learn new skills, have fun, and feel inspired to bring positive change to our lives and communities."
Earth Day Events in WA
Earth Day Eco-Crafts and Scavenger Hunt
City of Canning ReWild Perth - register here
Saturday 22nd April 10.30am-12pm
$10 for adults, children under $15 - FREE
You and your family are invited on a guided walk and scavenger hunt while exploring the beautiful Canning River Regional Park. Then, learn how to cultivate your own garden through incorporating local plants and habitat structures.
"Adults will learn how to make the most out of the ReWild Perth online resource - choosing local plants to thrive, incorporating structures and taking action in your local area, along with some steps to kick off planning and designing your garden space. Children will be taken out to the verandah to get into some eco-crafts!"
Earth Day Events in QLD
Earth Day Forest Bathing & Nature Journaling
Mount Coot-Tha Botanic Gardens in Brisbane
Sat 22 April 2023 - Register here
No better way to reconnect with nature than through an exclusive 3-hour forest bathing and nature journaling experience.
The theme 'Invest in our Planet'.
"Let's come together and invest the world around us by noticing its gifts, learning about reciprocity, and cultivating deeper and more meaningful connections with nature.
Through this practice, you will also be investing in your own health, wellbeing and happiness."
Create your Own Earth Day Event
Looking for something a little closer to home? Find a local park, a creek or even the beach & create your own scavenger hunt with your children.
Reconnecting with nature can be as simple as listening to the sounds of the birds and feeling the sand beneath your feet.
Get out there & truly connect with Mother Nature and all she has to offer.
And then start #takingaction for our Planet!
For more info on how you can get invovled in Earth Day 2023 head to their website. EarthDay.org