Bug Out Picnic
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!
- When Sat 14 Jan 2017, 11:00am–2:00pm
NatureSpace Discovery Centre, Level 2, and lawn outside it (picnic access from waterfront)
- Cost Free event
Bring a picnic to our sheltered lawn, and enjoy insect-themed activities in NatureSpace 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.