|Camp||1/9/2014||Annual long excursion. Part at Naree then Kilcowera||Murray Watson||1st to 5th September at Bush Heritage's Naree property then at a nearby property Kilcowera for 6th to 14th September. Attendance at Naree will be limited to 15 members. See below for more information.|
NB Change of date due to long excursion
|3 Members||Three short talks by invited members|
|Camp||4/10/2014||A return trip to Currawong near Tenterfield||Neil Fordyce||See August News|
|Camp||5/10/2014||Lord Howe Island in Spring||Michael Ryan||
excursions, some optional.
|Camp||17/10/2014||Ballow View III||Harry Hines||
This is the
third and final
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||see News|
|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||see news|
Long excursion: Planned for 1st to 5th September at Bush Heritage's Naree property then at a nearby property Kilcowera for 6th to 14th September. Naree is about 130 km NW of Bourke. Attendance at Naree will be limited to 15 members. Kilcowera is a commercial property with bunkhouse and camping accomodation Click Here for details and prices.There have been good rains and it seems that drought will not be a problem.
Lord Howe Island: The club is considering a trip to Lord Howe in October/November 2015 or March. Members can express interest by emailing to Michael Ryan at: email@example.com
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.