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Wildlife Matters: in a Climate of Change
Don’t miss the wildlife event of the year as Wildlife Queensland brings together some of Queensland’s leading wildlife researchers and campaigners for an afternoon symposium and its annual dinner this September. Designed to inspire positive change for our wildlife when they need it most, Wildlife Matters: in a Climate of Change
will feature key voices on what the future holds for Queensland’s iconic wildlife, including that of celebrity guest speaker, Jon Dee!
Riverside Receptions, New Farm, Brisbane
Saturday, 9 September from 1pm
call (07) 3844 0129 or click here for more info and to book now!
WPSQ AGM and Southern Branches Get-Together
Hosted by head office, this year’s one-day event will be held on Sunday, 10 September from 10.30am to 4.30pm. The venue is easily accessible by public transport and car. The program includes WPSQ AGM and branch highlights, good food and Wildlife Awards plus the Wildlife Land Fund Ltd AGM.
The Father Bacinskas Lithuanian Culture Association, 49 Gladstone Rd, Highgate Hill
Sunday, 10 September from 10:30am – 4:30pm
Eungella Bird Week & Bushwalking Festival
Packed with bush walks, social evenings and meals, local market visits, guest lectures and exhibitions, Eungella Bird Week and Bushwalking Festival is the ultimate chance to explore an incredible new part of Australia. And meet it’s vibrant community! Join us for a magical week in the spectacular Queensland rainforest!
Eungella National Park
25 September – 1 October
Boat Trip to Ellison Reef
Celebrate the past and influence the Reef’s next 50 years with this boat trip to Ellison Reef, featuring Charlie Veron and Eddie Hegerl, followed by an afternoon at Ninney Rise. The event will be filmed by ABC TV Queensland.
Boat departs Clump Point at 9am.
Reflections at Ninney Rise, Bingil Bay from 2pm.
Saturday, 14 October
Scenic Rim Bioblitz 2017
This is a Citizen Science event open to individuals, families, schools, nature photographers and whoever else would like to be involved. Over a 48 hour period (day and night, 10.00am Sunday 15 October to 10.00am Tuesday 17 October), we will seek and identify as many animals, plants and fungi as possible on private and Council land, taking care to cause minimal disturbance.
Tamborine Skywalk and Thunderbird Park
15 – 17 October
STEVE PARISH JOY OF PHOTOGRAPHY
WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
Steve Parish is running a series of new events at the Rainforest Discovery Centre Mary Cairncross Maleny from October through to early December. “This is a stunning setting, join me!” says Steve.
Rainforest Discovery Centre, Maleny
October – December 2017