Learn About Wetlands And Biodiversity With Fun Workshops & Cool Challenges At This Event

Mark your calendars for a fun-filled family outing from 20 to 21 May!

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This Spotlight is sponsored by Gamuda Land.

With International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) just around the corner, Gamuda Land is bringing you a slew of exciting activities for the whole family at this two-day weekend event!

Set to take place at Gamuda Cove, this upcoming event is part of Gamuda Land's biodiversity awareness campaign themed Wonders of Wetlands, which is all about highlighting the beauty of the country's wetlands and our role in treasuring and nurturing them.

Here are all the deets:

International Day for Biological Diversity 2023
Date: 20 - 21 May 2023
Time: 10am - 7pm
Venue: Gamuda Cove Experience Gallery

From 20 to 21 May, you and your loved ones will learn more about reducing your carbon footprint with fun activities, all while enjoying scrumptious meals from the available food trucks. There's even gonna be plenty of bazaars for you to shop to your heart's content.

Oh, and did we mention you'll even be rewarded with sustainable door gifts from brands such as L'OCCITANE, Starbucks, Uniqlo, and more for participating in all the fun? :O

Here are all the activities that lie in store for you:

1. Your kids will have a deeper appreciation for the wetlands with these specially prepared workshops

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Open for kids aged 4 to 12, here's the list of workshops they can attend:

- Rock Painting 
- Plant Dye
- DIY Air Plant Holder
- And many more!

2. Take part in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) challenges

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Sponsored by L'OCCITANE, Starbucks, and Uniqlo, you will receive participation gifts* when you join the following ESG-Awareness challenges:

- Solar Power
- Compost Champion
- Pedal Power
- Bioswales
- Hunt For The Answer

Don't forget to help reduce waste by bringing along your own reusable bags, bottles, containers, and utensils! You can claim one of these mystery gifts* from L'OCCITANE, Starbucks, and Uniqlo if you do. ;)

Additionally, if you bring along full-sized clean and dry beauty empties from any brand, you'll get rewarded with a L'OCCITANE voucher*!  

3. Other family-friendly activities include a Mini Petting Zoo in Central Park, so you can get up close with furry friends :)

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Your family can choose to participate in any of the following fun-filled activities:

- Safari Tour in Paya Indah Discovery Wetlands
- Mini Petting Zoo
- Eco House with fun interactive board
- Picnic
- And many more!

4. Check out the 11 winning entries of Gamuda Land's Biodiversity Photography Contest, which will display beautifully captured photos of the natural environment!

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ICYMI, the Biodiversity Photography Contest took place from 20 April to 10 May, where participants were tasked with capturing and sharing what 'the beauty of nature' meant to them in any Gamuda Land township.

Psst, it's not too late to vote for your fave submissions over on Gamuda Parks' Instagram account, @gamudaparks. Who knows, you could be the deciding factor to determine who ends up with the top prizes. ;) Stay tuned for the shortlisted submissions so you can cast your vote!

Ready to learn more about being mindful about our daily habits? Head over to Gamuda Cove from 20 to 21 May and you'll receive a sustainable door gift* at the event!

You can find out more about the event here.

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