Celebrate International Fairy Day with Kumbartcho Sanctuary’s Whimsical Bushland Fairies Event

International Fairy Day
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Get ready to embrace the magical world of fairies as the Kumbartcho Sanctuary in Eatons Hill gears up to celebrate International Fairy Day on 23 June 2023.


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The FREE Bushland Fairies event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m, offering a plethora of fairy-themed activities and entertainment. Attendees will have the chance to create their own fairy gardens, contribute to frog pond construction, and showcase their artistic skills through painting and crafts.

Adding to the ambiance, the Little Wattlebird Band will serenade Fairy-goers with captivating melodies, ensuring a whimsical atmosphere throughout the event. Attendees can also indulge in a delectable sausage sizzle and savour fairy biscuits whilst enjoying the enchanting festivities.

Photo credit: Kumbartcho Sanctuary & Nursery/Facebook

To fully immerse themselves in the magical ambiance, attendees are encouraged to don their best fairy, native animal, or dress-up attire. As a reward, they will receive a fairy wand, completing their fairy-themed ensemble.

Photo credit: Kumbartcho Sanctuary & Nursery/Facebook

Tickets for the International Fairy Day celebrations at Kumbartcho Sanctuary can be booked through the Moreton Bay Regional Council’s website.

About the Kumbartcho Sanctuary

Nestled along the picturesque South Pine River, the 6-hectare Kumbartcho Sanctuary is a haven for nature enthusiasts. 

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With its lush rainforest ecosystems, the sanctuary, previously known as Bunya Park Wildlife Sanctuary, provides visitors with a unique opportunity to explore and appreciate the wonders of nature. Visitors can immerse themselves in the beauty of the surroundings whilst engaging in various activities designed to celebrate International Fairy Day.

Moreover, the sanctuary provides ample amenities for visitors to enjoy. The Bird Hide, Small Enclosed Playground, and picnic benches with barbecues offer ideal spots for relaxation and family gatherings. 


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The community nursery, a notable feature, cultivates local native plants for community projects and environmental conservation efforts. Visitors are welcome to explore the nursery and gain insights into the vital role of native plants in preserving biodiversity.

Published 29-May-2023