Nature Play WA’s inaugural Children and Nature Conference comes to Fremantle this August 28.
Join some of the world’s pre-eminent speakers on the positive impact of nature on children’s health, wellbeing and education during this packed-program one-day event, MCed by comedian Peter Rowsthorn. Hear from two world-leaders on the health impacts of nature, the CEO of one of the world’s best environmental education centres, one of America’s most effective campaigners for the getting kids outdoors, and WA’s own former chief-scientist and Western Australian of The Year Lyn Beazley. Find out more about the Conference Speakers here.
Attendees will gain new insights into the connection between nature and positive childhood outcomes, learn practical ways to engage the corporate and political sectors in the global movement to reconnect children to the natural world, and network with peers who are interested connecting new generations to nature.
The conference is the first event of its kind held in Western Australia and follows from the pioneering work done by Nature Play WA that has been embraced nationally and internationally.