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Type Date Description Person/Presenter Information
Excursion 22/2/2015 Point Cartwright Myriam Preker EXCURSION CANCELLED
Excursion 8/3/2015 Mt Gravatt Outlook Reserve Helen Schwencke The second event along the Bulimba Creek catchment. 3pm start
Excursion 15/3/2015 Brookfield Rainforest Barney Hines Smith's Rainforest Nature Reserve. Steep downhill walk and car pooling.
Meeting 16/3/2015 Plants of the Tweed Caldera Glen Leiper Many unique and rare plant species are found on these volcanic soils. The talk focuses the unusual, the rare, the threatened, and the recently discovered species.
Excursion 21/3/2015 Lord Howe Island in Autumn tba This tour is fully booked
Camp 3/4/2015 Easter Camp at Bunya Mountains Barney Hines Undeveloped property adjoining NP
Excursion 12/4/2015 Minnippi Parklands Peter Woodall The third event along the Bulimba Creek catchment
Meeting 20/4/2015 The wonderful world of bryophytes Andrew Franks Bryophytes, a collective term for moss and moss-like plants. This talk is designed to increase awareness of this forgotten 10% of our flora.
Excursion 10/5/2015 Rainbow Forest Park Jesse Rowland .
Meeting 18/5/2015 CT White Lecture John Stanisic Studying Australian land snails: a 35 year odyssey of discovery and wonder. Go to    thesnailwhisperer.com   for more on John's work on snails.
Camp 22/5/2015 Swanfels Camp Barry Jahnke .

QNC General Meetings

Learn about natural history at our meetings with talks presented by specialists from the club or from various scientific institutions, and from members exhibits. Visitors are welcome

When: 7:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month, February to November inclusive

Note that each meeting will commence with the presentation by the guest speaker

Where: The Lecture Hall of the Royal Geographical Society of Queensland, 237 Milton Road, Milton

This is near the corner with Baroona Road and close to the Castlemaine Perkins (XXXX) Brewery. The main entrance is on Milton Road, at the end of the ramp adjacent to the Tat heological College. Convenient parking is available in adjacent streets. Milton railway station is directly opposite the building. There is a pedestrian underpass from the station.

 Excursions

The Club arranges at about ten field excursions each year to locations of natural history interest and tours of specialist institutions such as the Queensland Herbarium or museums. They range in duration from short, half-day, local trips through week-end camps to longer excursions lasting from one to two weeks in more remote locations. Visitors are welcome on short excursions.