Course Agenda

10:00
Arrive and welcome

After a quick intro from Paul you'll head over to the bushcraft area.

10:15
Build the perfect den

It's time to find your materials and build your den.

13:00
Break for lunch

You'll need to bring your packed lunch with you.

14:00
Get the fire going

Learn how to build a fire and get it lit.

15:30
Toast those marshmallows

Once your fire is going enjoy the campfire classic of toasted marshmallows - delicious!

16:00
Course closes

Bushcraft: Family Day

Course dates are yet to be confirmed but you can register your interest now by submitting our online enquiry form. As soon as dates are released we will be sure to notify you.

Why should the kids get all the fun? It's time to get outside for a fantastic family day, having great fun and learning essential bushcraft skills!

This fun-packed day is a great introduction to bushcraft. You'll work together to create a weatherproof den. The first challenge will be finding your materials, so have a good look around for branches, leaves and anything else you can find lying around. Once your den is complete you'll learn how to make a fire using only materials you can find around you, who will light their fire first? We'll wrap the session up with marshmallows toasted over the fire - sounds like the perfect day!

This session is outdoors and we can't guarantee the weather, or that you'll stay clean! If it's raining we'll carry on, outdoor activities are still plenty of fun in the rain if you're properly kitted out. We like to think of it as just another way to challenge our skills!

Lear basic chainsaw safety with Paul Carter at Humble by Nature Kate Humble's working farm

Paul is a Lantra qualified and experienced tree surgeon. 

What to bring and other essential info

This course will run from 10am to 4 pm.

 

Please bring plenty to drink, snacks, and lunch. You'll break for lunch in the bushcraft area.

 

All children must be accompanied by an adult. One adult can accompany a maximum of 3 children.

 

The minimum age for children on this course is 6 yrs of age. 

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