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CALLING ALL ADVENTURERS!

Have you got what it takes to hunt down the  'Most Wanted' invasive insects and animals and protect the Bay of Plenty?

YOUR MISSION

Use your wits, knowledge, and orienteering skills to find the 'locations' of these pesky creatures, answer quiz questions, and 'report' them to biosecurity experts.

 

TIME FRAME

You have from
27th December 2021 - 7th February 2022
to complete this mission.

LOCATIONS

1. Mount Maunganui (Mauao)
2. Tauranga Waterfront (The Strand)
3.Te Puke
4. Katikati

Complete the hunt closest to where you live, or do all three.

THE PESTS

There is one invasive insects and animals 'hiding' in each location.

YOUR TOOLS

Use any smartphone and the FREE Actionbound app - grab a bike, scooter, skateboard, or complete it on foot.

YOUR REWARD

Complete any of the hunts, provide an adult's contact details, and you'll be entered in our $2,500 prize pool of experiences from local businesses.

Disclaimer: these hunts are purely fictional and are for educational purposes only, participants will not be hunting actual invasive species.

YOU COULD WIN BIG!

From paddle boarding, to fine dining, to virtual reality, these prizes are some of the best family experiences in the Bay.

Prizes are drawn weekly - 20 to be won!

Papa Mo's |  Paintball - Bay Station |  Henry & Ted Café  |  PaintVine  |  Chrome Cafe |  Roxies Red Hot |  Hibiscus Surf School  |  Blokart Sailing - Bay Station  |  Fernland Spa  |  The Cave VR Experience  |  Nourished Eatery  |  Swoon  |  Adrenalin Forest  |  Mauao Adventures  |  Orca Wild Adventures  |  River Bug  |  Pap House  |  Brooklyn Patio  |  TimeZone  |  Waimarino Kayak

HOW TO PLAY:

Copy of TMBC - How to Play

FREE on iOS and Android smartphones

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Get your friends or family together - up to 6 players

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Choose which hunt you'd like to complete below

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Follow clues, answer questions, find locations

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Enter an adult's contact details to be in to win!

Safety Note: It is recommended that young children complete the hunts with an adult as some of the routes involve crossing roads.

START HUNTING! 8 Hunts to Choose from!

Hunts run from 27th December 2021 - 6th February 2022
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Hour
Minute
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Open the Actionbound app on your smartphone and scan the QR code of the hunt you'd like to complete below.

DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Mt_Maunganui_01_v4
  • 2km track
  • Walking: 20-30 mins
  • Suitable for prams (not for bikes and scooters)
  • Mount Maunganui Mountain base track/ boardwalk
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Mt_Maunganui_02_v4
  • 4km track
  • Walking: 40-50 mins
  • Suitable for prams (not for bikes and scooters)
  • Mount Maunganui Mountain base track/ boardwalk and beach.
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Tauranga_02_v5
  • Fun tiny tots hunt! <1km track
  • Walking: 10-15 min
  • Suitable for scooters, prams and bikes
  • Tauranga The Strand location
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Tauranga_01_v5
  • 3km track
  • Walking: around 30-40 mins
  • Suitable for bikes, prams and scooters
  • Tauranga The Strand location.
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Te_Puke_02_v4
  • 3.5-4km track
  • Walking / Prams: 50 min
  • Cycling: 30 minutes
  • Not suitable for scooters
  • Suitable for dogs
  • Gravel / shoes recommended
  • Te Puke Te Ara Kahikatea Pathway
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Kaikati_02_v6
  • 2km Haiku Pathway
  • Walking: 20-30 minutes
  • Suitable for bikes, prams and scooters
  • Katikati Haiku Path
  • No roads
DJ12313_TMBC_Hunt_Banners_2022_low_res_Kaikati_01_v6
  • 2km Birdwalk track
  • Walking: 20-30 minutes
  • Suitable for bikes and prams
  • Some gravel track
  • Katikati Birdwalk, central
  • No roads

It takes all of us to protect our region from pests and diseases.

This hunt is brought to you by Tauranga Moana Biosecurity Capital (TMBC), developing our next generation of biosecurity champions!  

Thank you to all our TMBC funding partners for making this possible.  

Join TMBC to strengthen NZ’s biosecurity team of 5 million – that’s all of us!