Experience a whole new world as you get up close and personal with our incredible insects! Children of all ages can inspect these unique creatures to find out how amazing and important they truly are. Participants will learn how to be an Insect Inspector in the wild and with their very own interesting invertebrate at home.

Please note: photographer and souvenir photograph is not included in this encounter.

On offer every day at 10.30am in the Envirodome.

Up to 10 child participants.

No minimum age – supervising adult (1:3 individual bookings or 3:10 for group booking) must be present to supervise however is not required to pay and participate.

Duration approx 20 mins.

Wheelchair accessible.

No maximum temperature cut-off.

All standard BAE terms and conditions apply.

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Minimum Age
All ages
Approx. 20 mins
Everyday at 10.30am

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Fitness Levels

Basic: Basic terrain, suitable for all fitness levels*.

Intermediate: Walking upstairs, getting in and out of high vehicles and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for intermediate fitness levels.

Advanced: All day tour, which includes laborious work, getting in and out of high vehicles, walking upstairs and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for Advance Fitness levels.

* Not all basic Behind the Scenes are wheelchair friendly.

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