Doug the Darter - WWS

Doug the Darter - WWS
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)

Year 3 - 6

A local waterbird’s dice with death 

Hear the ‘real life’ rescue story of Doug the Darter, a waterbird who became entangled in rubbish. This story highlights how waste enters our waterways and the impacts it can have on wildlife. Students participate in a rubbish survey and create their own waste net to display in their classroom. 

COST: Free to approved Waterwise Schools for up to two classes per school (60 students).

Excursion duration is 1.5 hrs and can be booked from 9:30am to 2:30pm.  Start and finish times can be adjusted to your needs.

Science, HASS,
Priorities – Sust


  • Canning River Eco Education Centre, Wilson
Please note:
  1. Maximum students per group is 30.  Multiple groups can be accommodated.
  2. Our booking officer will get back to you via email to confirm your excursion including COST within 5 working days.