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Type Date Description Person/Presenter Information
Camp 17/10/2014 Ballow View III Harry Hines This is the third and final installment of our flora and fauna survey at Ballow View. The main aim of the weekend is to increase our survey effort for reptiles and bats but we will be also trapping small mammals.
Meeting 20/10/2014 Madagascar Dr Peter & Mrs Leith Woodall In 2013 Peter and Leith Woodall visited Madagascar and will share some of the highlights of their trip from Berenty to Mahajanga
Camp 14/11/2014 Elaman Creek, Maleny Michael Ryan This excursion is planned for the G20 long weekend in November in the Maleny district, 120km north of Brisbane. The private (71 hectare) property is situated on a small creek that drains from the southern escarpment of the Maleny plateau
Meeting 17/11/2014 Long Excursion Reports Club members Detailed reports from excursion to Naree
Excursion 6/12/2014 Evening Break-up at Karawatha Ed Meyer Meet at Woodridge Scout Den (Elizabeth Street, Woodridge) from 4pm onwards. After an early picnic dinner  and a quick rain dance, we will walk out along Dentata and Wallum Tracks
Excursion 22/2/2015 Point Cartwright Myriam Preker See News
Meeting 16/2/2015 AGM & Presidential Address Harry Hines tba
Excursion 15/3/2015 Brookfield Rainforest Barney Hines Smith's Rainforest Nature Reserve. Downhill walk.
Meeting 16/3/2015 Plants of the Caldera Glen Leiper Details January 2015 News.  See also  Lamington NP Centenary site
Excursion 21/3/2015 Lord Howe Island in Autumn tba This tour is fully booked
Camp 3/4/2015 Easter Camp at Bunya Mountains tba see news

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.


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.