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Sunshine Coast Rocky Shore Educational Eco Tour

James Edward Newman

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At Micro zoo we are passionate about the power of ecologically focused education to change our way of managing this precious planet. Beneath our feet lies a diverse and rich wonderland. Join us in an enriching, educational exploration of the beautiful Sunshine Coast Rocky Shore Ecosystem. Discover how Ecologists carry out research by learning real world survey techniques. Enjoy the thrill of understanding how this important ecosystem supports life on earth and how human activity can impact it in both positive and negative ways.

About This Deal


Arrive at the beautiful secluded Shelly Beach rock platform, either in the morning or afternoon depending on the tides. Receive a brief but fascinating educational talk on the Rocky Shore ecosystem provided by your own personal ecologist. James will draw on his 20 years experience as an educator to explain how the intricate living and nonliving factors, influence the organisation of this precious and unique habitat. We then explore the rich Rocky Shore wilderness, surveying the ecosystem looking for the various fascinating key species and discussing their adaptations using simple ID charts. After this you will carry out your own research, learning how real ecologists gain understanding about this ecosystem and collect real world data, which will be added to previous groups work. James will then lead a discussion on the findings and the connections between; where species live and the local environments of each section of the Rocky Shore. For the perfect ending you will enjoy a classic Aussie BBQ, mouth-watering steak, tasty gourmet sausages and fresh salads, chased down with a cold glass of local wine or craft beer brewed by James himself!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Lunch - You will enjoy a classic Aussie BBQ, mouth-watering steak, tasty gourmet sausages and fresh salads, chased down with a cold glass of local wine or craft beer brewed by James himself
  • All Scientific equipment will be provided.

Departure Point
21 Victoria Terrace, Shelly Beach QLD 4551, Australia

Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/25/2019 - 5/5/2022
Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 06:00 PM

3 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here.