Virtual Scavenger Hunt Items

Take photos of your scavenger hunt items and post them on Twitter, Instagram (publicly viewable account) or Facebook with the hashtag #FindESAus20.

One point will be awarded per item. Bonus points for witty captions!

A scoreboard will be updated and shared throughout the week and winners will be announced in the closing session.

Prizes and boasting rights to be won!

CLOSING DATE AND TIME: Thursday 3 December 2020, 1300 AEDT


Photo scavenger hunt items:

  • Pet selfie (bonus points for weird and wonderful)
  • The coolest tree you’ve ever seen (specify location & species in caption)
  • Urban bird
  • Photo of a symbol of your city? (the more creative the better)
  • Your lockdown hobby
  • You at work, get creative
  • Sir David Attenborough paraphernalia
  • The most strange/elaborate piece of lab equipment you can find
  • A news article featuring your research (any medium)
  • An ecology themed cake/meal
  • Listed threatened species in situ, found this week, include latin name
  • An animal/plant named after you – bonus points if you can get a selfie with it
  • The coolest fieldwork location you’ve ever been

Written scavenger hunt items:

  • Write an ecological haiku
  • A super short note on an exciting key point from a talk given today
  • Solve this riddle: Which word is the odd one out: Seventy, Brawl, Clover, Proper, Carrot, Swing, Change, Travel, Sacred, Stone?

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