Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari, in conjunction with the Waikato Biodiversity Forum, is hosting a lizard informational day which includes; presentations by leading local experts and our sanctuary staff, an ancient forest walk, tracking card workshop and specially discounted rates for workshop attendees on an exclusive "Tuatara Hunt Guided Tour".
Programme of Activities
9:30am - 10:30am
Presentations on ecology and monitoring of lizards. Including an introduction to lizards in Aotearoa New Zealand and their place in our eco-system.
10:30am - 11am
Morning tea & mingle
11am – 12pm
A walk into the ancient forest walk to look at tracking tunnels, lizard habitat and lizard signs.
12pm - 12:30pm
Tracking card workshop – lizard identification
1pm - 2:30pm
Opportunity to "go on a tuatara hunt" by joining our exclusive guided tour for Waikato Biodiversity Forum Lizard Workshop attendees into our "Tautari Wetland" at a heavily discounted rate.
Spaces on the "We're going on a tuatara hunt..." tour are very limited, we recommend selecting this optional extra at the time of booking to get your booking link sent to you to ensure you do not miss out!
This is a family friendly event but please note that all children up to 16 years of age, need to be accompanied by an adult.
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