At Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre, we are committed to helping teachers plan excursions that are meaningful and fit perfectly into the flow of the classroom curriculum.
We'll provide you with the tools to prepare your students before the excursion and help them connect their excursion experience with their classroom learning.
From useful links, specially designed mobile apps for iPad/iPhone, fact sheets, wetland and wildlife images - we've got what you need to bring lessons to life!
The Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre's facilities and services available for use include:
Living and static displays of wildlife and ecology
Raised viewing boardwalk
Observation deck with wonderful views over the lake
The Centre may also be hired for presentations, lectures, workshops or other activities. These may include the use of centre and the adjacent lake to demonstrate:
How the lake's animals and plants interact
Human impacts on an urban wetland system
How an urban wetland catchment functions
Feeding patterns between organisms
The types of plants and animals in wetlands
The local Nyungar and European settler history of the area
Please contact us if you are interested in hiring the Centre.