Easter Egg-Citement, Saturday 31 March 2018

March 1, 2018 2:06 pm

Date:            Saturday, 31 March 2018

Time:           10:00 – 14:00

Location:    Simar Nature Reserve


Easter is just around the corner so come along to celebrate with a day out in nature full of fun-filled activities!

Easter Egg-Citement is one of the most anticipated events that BirdLife Malta organises. It is an excellent opportunity to have a day out with the family, be in nature and enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt and other activities within Simar Nature Reserve!


Bird ringing

Hide 1

You will have the chance to watch bird ringing, a conservation tool that gives us insight into the lives of birds.

Birdwatching & Nests and Eggs workshop

Hide 2

Children will be guided to do some birdwatching and learn all about why birds create their nests the way they do and what materials they use. Children will also learn why bird eggs have different shapes, colours and patterns!

Games and Quiz

Hide 3

Children will put their knowledge to the test as they race against the clock to reunite some bewildered birds with their nest and their clutch of eggs.

Arts and Crafts

Olive Grove

Children will experiment with creating unique bird and egg peg crafts, and younger children will do some colouring!

Easter Egg Hunt

Area behind kiosk

Thre will be four Easter Egg Hunt sessions. Each session will last for around 45 minutes and is open for children 3-11 years old.


€5 per child for Easter Egg Hunt

€6 per child for Easter Egg Hunt + Arts and Crafts

Payment to be made on the day

Booking (required)

Session 1 – 10:00 – 10:45: https://goo.gl/forms/HEU1e5r0LNqJdfGk2FULLY BOOKED 

Session 2 – 11:00 – 11:45: https://goo.gl/forms/E9o0NS6hADZFFIBE3 – FULLY BOOKED

Session 3 – 12:00 – 12:45: https://goo.gl/forms/ninavfB5Ucc0IyoD3 – FULLY BOOKED

Session 4 – 13:00 – 13:45: https://goo.gl/forms/5BtdUypfyobFb6Is1 – FULLY BOOKED

Places are limited to 45 children per session due to limited space within the reserve. Therefore, we ask that only one parent/guardian attend with each child. However, there is space for other parents to wait either within the visitor centre or in the open green space next to the reserve.

*Please arrive 15 minutes before the session you book.

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