THE BACKYARD PICNIC

Friday 23 August 2019 | 6pm - 9pm

Sometimes insects are a perfect picnic companion. Take an evening out at Expressions Whirinaki.

Pick up your very own basket filled with handcrafted artisan food including Kāpiti cheese, handmade chocolates, kale, prosciutto and blue cheese tartlet. Select your backyard BBQ classics, then unplug, unwind and enjoy an indoor picnic, in winter …. Insects included. Take the time to Explore Bugs: Our Backyard Heroes exhibition and come up close and personal with friendly mini-monsters. Ideal for a family group or a unique dinner for two.

Gluten Free available

In association with Visa Wellington on a Plate

Rotary Foyer

Tickets: $90 (2 x Adults) | $160 (Family: 2 x Adults, 2 x children) | Book now at www.visawoap.com


BUGS - OUR BACKYARD HEROES EXHIBITION

29 June - 11 September 2019 | Golden Homes & Mitre 10 Mega Create Galleries

This exhibition will take you on a journey to meet some living creepy crawlies, explore our native bugs and discover their superpowers.

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BACKYARD BUG-MANIA

Every Monday during term time | 22 July - 9 September | 4pm - 4.30pm

Meet the bugs with a tour through the exhibition. Learn about good bugs and bad bugs and hear insights into the life of a bug. Suitable for ages 5-12 years.

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KEEPING WATCH: KO TĀTAU | BIOSECURITY WORKSHOP

Sunday 18 August 2019 | 1pm

Join the good people from Biosecurity New Zealand to hear about what you can do to help save NZ from bugs threatening the economy, environment and way of life.

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