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South East Puddle Jumping Championship

Date: Sat 15 February - Sun 23 February

Put on your wellies, get out into nature and have a splashing time!

Our puddle jumping championships are the perfect rainy day activity. It's fun for all the family, not just the kids – grown-ups can join in the championships too! Grown-ups, unleash your inner child, release every day stress and get splashing. Kids, challenge your grown-ups to see who can make the biggest, most stylish splash.

Practice Puddles

Perfect your jump height, splash and style before you hit the competition!

Open 9.30am-4.30pm at Raised Pond

Competition Zone

Sign up to show your stuff to the judges - this year grown ups can have a go, too. Kids challenge your grown ups! Best score of the day from the children's group wins a colourful, rainbow umbrella! Adults get wet and win bragging rights.

Competitions are at 11am and 2.30pm in the picnic area opposite the Boat Jetty

Mud Painting

Make a splash with soil and water - its easy and fun.

In the Learning Hut beside the boat jetty at 9.30-11 & noon-2.30pm

Craft Room

Get colourful in the craft room, inside the visitor centre.

In the Swan Lake Room beside the cafe from 1.30-3.30pm

ALSO: The Wetland Discovery Boat Safaris are running 11am-3.30pm. Hand feed the freindly nene geese all day for 20p and handful from the grain dispenser in the Lakes n' Forest exhibit. Check out our largest muddy puddle when you watch our workmen building our new Coastal Creek Aviary and Pelican Cove exhibits.


Terms & Conditions

Participation in all Southeast Puddle Jumping Championship activities is included in your admission price.