What's On Calendar
February 28, 2016 Events, What's On No Comments

What's On Calendar

 

NOTICE: For the latest updates on Wildlife Queensland events, please also refer to our Facebook page.

 


 

Our What’s On Calendar is a free service to groups and organisations concerned with the Australian environment and wildlife, that wish to bring their activities to the attention of our readers. Check back regularly for event updates!

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  • Please keep your submissions as brief as possible and be sure to include all necessary contact details.

2021

May | June | July
Ongoing events

 

May 2021

Fraser Coast Autumn Backyard BioBlitz

Make observations anywhere between Gympie and Agnes Water any time that weekend – for as long or as little time as you have available. Don’t forget to lodge your observations on the iNaturalist website (or download the app) as soon as possible after you make them.
various

Saturday, 15 May to Sunday, 16 May 2021

 

Protected Areas Matter Symposium

This special 1-day symposium brings together some of our top wildlife and conservation experts to explore and discuss the importance of protected areas for wildlife conservation. Limited tickets available. Don’t miss out!
Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens Auditorium, Brisbane, Qld

Sunday, 23 May 2021; 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

 

History of Peel Island – WPSQ Bayside Branch May Meeting

WPSQ BB presents: A talk by local historian Peter Ludlow on the ‘The History and Maintenance of Moreton Bay’s Peel Island’. Peter will also look at Peel’s future when the island will be placed under the full control of the Quandamooka People, under whose guidance a new era of tourism and cultural exchange holds great promise. General Public Welcome, booking required for entry. Enjoy the club facilities, food is available.
Redland Multi Sports Club, Cnr Bailey and Randall Rd, Birkdale, QLD 4159

Friday, 28 May 2021; 7.00 am to 9.30 pm

 

Conserving Greater Gliders in the Logan Region: a Workshop

Join Wildlife Queensland’s Queensland Glider Network and Logan City Council for a fascinating free 2-hour workshop on Saturday, 29 May to learn about our amazing greater gliders and how you can help this vulnerable species. Limited tickets. Don’t miss out!
Underwood Park Hall, 982 Underwood Road, Priestdale, QLD 4127

Saturday, 29 May 2021; 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm

 

June 2021

Saving Swallowtails Conference

The Swallowtail and Birdwing Butterfly Trust is hosting an online conference to celebrate World Swallowtail Day on Saturday, 12 June 2021. The worldwide videoconference will be in two sessions, Eastern time-zone  08:00 – 11.00 UTC and Western time-zone 17:00 – 20.00 UTC. In all, 14 papers from top researchers will look at what is being done to protect threatened species.
online – via Zoom.

Saturday, 12 June 2021

 

July 2021

 

Ongoing Events

Wildlife Queensland Bayside Branch

Monthly talks by Wildlife Queensland Bayside Branch 

Free event. All are welcome to attend the free monthly environmental talks presented by Wildlife Queensland’s Bayside Branch.
Redland Multi Sports Club, Cnr Bailey and Randall Rd, Birkdale, QLD 4159

Monthly (refer to Facebook page for dates) on Fridays @ 7:o0pm

More info on Facebook.
 
Wildlife Queensland Brisbane Branch

Monthly talks by Wildlife Queensland Brisbane Branch 

Free event. All are welcome to attend the free monthly environmental talks presented by Wildlife Queensland’s Brisbane Branch on the fourth Tuesday of most months.
Albion Peace Hall, 102 McDonald Road, Windsor, Qld

Monthly (refer to Facebook page for dates) @ 7:30pm

More info on Facebook.
 
Wildlife Queensland Fraser Coast Branch

Monthly Nature Walks by Wildlife Queensland Fraser Coast Branch 

Participation in the walks is free for members of Wildlife Queensland Fraser Coast. Non-members will be asked to make a $5 donation per walk. Most walks are on the first weekend of the month.
various

Monthly

More info on our webpage or email frasercoast@wildlife.org.au.
 

Nature in the Library Talks by Wildlife Queensland Fraser Coast Branch 

Free event. A fabulous line-up of wildlife talks. Everyone welcome.

  • 1.00 pm – 2.00 pm, third Friday of the month at Hervey Bay library
  • 1.00 pm – 2.00 pm, fourth Friday of the month at Maryborough Library

NOTICE: In response to COVID-19, Fraser Coast Libraries will remain closed until further notice.

 
Wildlife Queensland Sunshine Coast Branch

Faunawatch Regular Survey and walks – Wildlife Queensland Sunshine Coast Branch

FaunaWatch is a community-based program run by Wildlife Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Branch.

  • Faunawatch regular survey Maroochy Botanical Gardens
  • Fourth Monday walks various locations

Refer to the Faunawatch webpage for dates and locations.

More info on Faunawatch survey events are in the latest Faunawatch Newsletter.
 

Written by wildlife1ict