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    It's FREE to join the adventure! 

    For your chance to win, be sure to register on this page. Then use the QuestaGame app to submit sightings of the life you find (animals, plants or fungi) in the Riverland region of South Australia between 19 May and 10 June, 2018. Or you can ID sightings through the app, or in QuestaGame's Bio-Expertise Engine.

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    Champion Spotter

    Highest overall score for an individual based on sightings submitted.

    Prize: A Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 and a Go Micro mobile phone microscope lens attachment.


    Champion Identifier

    Highest score from correct IDs provided by an individual (through the in-game QuestaLab or the QuestaGame's Bio-Expertise Engine) during the competition and until the time that all competition sightings have been verified.

    Prize: Pentax 8x40 S-Series SP Binocular and a Bresser Universal Smartphone Adapter (Connect your smartphone to binoculars for super impressive long range sightings).

    Best Find

    Highest scoring individual sighting.

    Prize:  A Go Micro mobile phone microscope lens attachment and the book 'A NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN BATS: Working the Night Shift',by Greg Richards and Les Hall. Principal photographer, Steve Parish; CSIRO Publishers.

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    Best Photo

    As judged by QuestaGame staff.

    Prize:  A Go Micro mobile phone microscope lens attachment and the book 'A NATURAL HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN BATS: Working the Night Shift.' 

    Active Adventurer Prize Draw

    One QuestaGamer who has submitted at least 3 eligible sightings within the competition period, drawn at random.

    Prize: A Go Micro mobile phone microscope lens attachment.

    Know your bats from your birds, or your beetles from your bugs?

    That's great! Then why not identify sightings through the Bio-Expertise Engine? You'll be helping budding naturalists learn, and ensuring high quality data for research (see QuestaGame's data on You'll could even win the Champion Identifier prize!

    And why not choose one of the local Riverland Landcare groups' as your cause through our Pays to Know Nature Fund? You'll be earning them rewards for each correct ID you provide.

    This bioQuest is in partnership with the Riverland Landcare groups:

    QuestaGame's other conservation partners:

    Live results to come!

    BioQuesting with QuestaGame will empower you to experience, learn about, and protect the diversity of life on Earth. You'll be taken on an adventure into nature, where you'll see the life around you in a whole new light.

    • experience nature on real outdoor adventures.

    • learn secrets of the life around you with expert feedback on all your sightings.

    • help protect the environment 

      • your sightings will contribute to biodiversity research.

      • your correct IDs will help support QuestaGame's environmental partners (learn how).