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Bug Out Picnic


Sat 14 Jan 2017, 11:00am–2:00pm

Where: Te Papa, 55 Cable St, Wellington

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free


Listed by: tepapaevents

Join our picnic, meet the Bugman, groove to the Alien Junk Monsters, and make friends with a multitude of mini-beasts. It's a bug day out!

Bring a picnic to our sheltered lawn, and enjoy insect-themed activities in NatureSpace Discovery Centre on Level 2 and the outdoor area next to it. You could also win a family pass to the Bug Lab exhibition.

- Meet Bugman Ruud Kleinpaste and his fascinating live creepy-crawlies.
- Hear the Alien Junk Monsters jam with funky recycled percussive instruments.
- Talk to the Wellington Zoo team and see some of their insect friends.
- Take part in our Big Bug Hunt inside Te Papa.
- Enter our competition to win a family pass (2 adults, 2 kids) to Bug Lab.

If you bring food and drink, please come via the path opposite Chaffers Dock on the waterfront. Hosts at Te Papa’s entrance can give you directions.

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