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CALLING ALL ADVENTURERS!

Have you got what it takes to hunt down the 18 'Most Wanted' invasive insects, animals, weeds, and diseases and protect the Bay of Plenty?

TMBC Bugs Web

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
2 April - 3 May 2021
to complete this mission.

LOCATIONS

1. Mount Maunganui
2. Tauranga
3. Pāpāmoa

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

THE PESTS

There are six invasive insects, animals, weeds, and diseases 'hiding' throughout 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 - 16 to be won!

Electric Drift Trikes - Bay Station  |  Fife Lane Restaurant  |  Escape Rooms Tauranga  |  Henry & Ted Café  |  The Aviator Experience  |  Neighbourhood Kitchen  |  United Cinemas  |  Izakai Restaurant  |  Blokart Sailing - Bay Station  |  Rice Rice Baby Restaurant  |  The Cave VR Experience  |  Alpino Restaurant  |  Polar Dessert Bar  |  Love Rosie Bakery  |  Adrenalin Forest  |  Mauao Adventures

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!

Open the Actionbound app on your smartphone and scan the QR code of the hunt you'd like to complete below.

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  • 4km track
  • Walking: around 1 hour
  • Cycling: around 30 minutes
  • Downtown Mount Maunganui
  • Involves crossing roads
  • Want a sneak peek of beginning and end points? Click here
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  • 3.5km track
  • Walking: around 1 hour
  • Cycling: around 30 minutes
  • Otūmoetai waterfront
  • No roads
  • Want a sneak peek of beginning and end points? Click here
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  • 4km track
  • Walking: around 1 hour
  • Cycling: around 20 minutes
  • Pāpāmoa cycleways
  • Involves crossing roads
  • Want a sneak peek of beginning and end points? Click here
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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!