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Creative freshwater activities

Fun activities we have found to help cement freshwater learning and bring the art into STEAM education. Do you have a creative activity to help freshwater learning? Let us know!

KCC Native Fish windsoc activity

Native Fish Windsocks

Kiwi Conservation Club & Pātaka Art + Museum  

  • Use observation/research and art skills to decorate native fish windsocks.

  • Use for advocacy around your area!

  • This activity was inspired by traditional Japanese koinobori made on Children’s Day.

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Freshwater colouring-in

Taupō for Tomorrow

  • Lots of different freshwater species to colouring, complete with facts

Not whitebit fritters KCC

Not Whitebait Fritters

Kiwi Conservation Club 

  • Use kitchen skills to create fritters.

  • Share with community or family.

  • Use this as an opportunity to learn and communicate how whitebait species are endangered.