Love Your Local Wildlife!

Special Event | Updated 5 years ago

Stuffed Numbat puppet
Stripes the Numbat - Love Your Local Wildlife

Visit the WA Museum – Perth to ‘Love Your Local Wildlife’ (LYLW) and explore the special wonders of our native creatures.

Meet our clever new puppet friend for a Numbat Chat. You can go wild with crafty critters and make a Furry Fantastic soft animal, design a Night Eyes silver scratchboard, enter the Bugsploration Zone, decorate a LYLW Panorama, or join in the other craft, games and more!  

Special Events

Wildlife Wonders demonstrations 
21 – 24 April 11:00am
29 – 30 April 11:00am
1 May 11:00am

Meet our live animal guests for a Wildlife Wonders experience with a variety of ‘featured creature’ sessions, including birds, snakes, lizards, and furry mammals on different days.

Wonders of the Minuscule World talk 
26 April 11:00am
3 May 11:00am

For the older kids (suitable 8 years and over), join our bug expert Dr Terry Houston as he presents a talk on the creepy and crawly to reveal the ‘Wonders of the Minuscule World’.

‘O’ Day @ The Cultural Centre
21 April

Come and ‘Love Your Local Wildlife’: make native animal soft craft, meet live animals, creepy crawly specialists and more!


Ages: 4+
Cost: Activities between $0.50 and $4
Bookings: Bookings only required for groups of 10 or more on 9427 2792

Please note on ANZAC Day activities will be between 1:00pm – 4:30pm