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Type Date Description Person/Presenter Information
Excursion 14/11/2015 Pooh Corner, Sumner Peter & Leith Woodall A morning walk on a Bushland Reserve. A large population of Grey kangaroos and many bird species are found here.
Meeting 16/11/2015 Beyond the Bulldozers: Towards the conservation of Australian butterflies. Dr Don Sands Butterflies as valuable environmental indicators will be discussed. The focus is on environment changes including habitat fragmentation and fire regimes.
Meeting 18/11/2015 The sounds of Kroombit Harry Hines Queensland Museum at 12:30pm.
Hear the many sounds of Kroombit Tops including birds, frogs, insects, cyclones fire and flood.
Excursion 22/11/2015 Walking with Life at Camp Mountain and Bellbird Park Helen Schwencke A late afternoon walk along the Cedar Creek  trails.
Excursion 5/12/2015 Christmas get-together at Tinchi Tamba Wetlands, Bald Hills Mike Anderson An early morning walk along the Island Circuit and Bird Hide tracks
Excursion 13/12/2015 Long Excursion - Kroombit Tops National Park Harry Hines Base will be the Griffiths Creek campsite from 13th to 21st December. See September News for details. NOTE that registration for this event will close on 7th November.

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.