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Bush Stories

South

8 September 2021 - 21 October 2021

Bush Stories is all about connecting pre-school kids with nature in a safe and caring environment. Kids and adults will spend the morning exploring wild places, finding creatures big and small, scrambling down hills, climbing…

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Conference

Clarence Climate Action Community Expo 2021

South

18 September 2021

This community expo will include a range of fabulous guest speakers and stallholders to inform and inspire positive community actions for climate solutions. FREE.

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Event

Sandy Bay Rivulet Waterbug Blitz

South

19 September 2021

The National Waterbug Blitz is Australia’s first citizen science based national river health monitoring system of its kind (https://www.waterbugblitz.org.au/). We are hosting a Waterbug Blitz in the Sandy Bay Rivulet upstream of the Waterworks Reservoirs,…

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Talk

Salmon Farming in Tasmania: Fact, Fiction or Spin?

South

20 September 2021

Is salmon farming harming our coastal waters and marine life? Has the Tasmanian Government put in place appropriate regulations and is it enforcing its regulations? Are salmon hatcheries threatening our freshwater resources, or is there…

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Webinar

Saving species at speed – Conservation and the science of animal movement

Online

21 September 2021

Australian animals show an enormous diversity of movement behaviour, due to a long evolutionary history of adaptation to highly variable – and occasionally extreme – environmental conditions. In this webinar, you will hear from three…

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Talk

“My Life in Slime” – a public lecture by Sarah Lloyd OAM

North

26 September 2021

This lecture will outline the life cycle of slime moulds (myxomycetes) and describe why the several completely different stages of development have confused scientists and naturalists for centuries. It will also describe the process of…

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Workshop

Educator Networking and Professional Development Day

South

28 September 2021

Join the Australian Association for Environmental Education (or half-day if your time is limited) at the Sustainability Learning Centre for a fun day of hands-on professional development activities, networking and listening to practitioners around Australia…

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Kids

School Holiday Program

North

29 September 2021 - 1 October 2021

Discover the animals that live in our estuary and create your own underwater-themed reposée (picture drawn into metal). Is there life on other planets in our solar system? Visit the Planetarium to find out what…

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Event

Bird Watching with Don Knowler

South

9 October 2021

Spring is here and the magical world of birds is in full view. To celebrate the arrival of our summer visitors and resident birds, we are hosting an excursion at Waterworks Reserve, led by Don…

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Talk

Psychology in the Pub: Letting Go of The I’m Not Good Enough Story

South

10 October 2021

This talk is part of a series of “Psychology in the Pub” presentations, where psychologists present on a range of interesting and engaging topics related to mental health and psychological issues. Clinical Psychologist, Dr Emma…

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Kids

Nature Play at Kingston Park

South

12 October 2021 - 26 October 2021

Kids will have fun playing, learning and exploring outdoors with nature based art, science and literacy activities for two- to four-year-olds. Please supply snack, hat and water. Parents are encouraged to stay with their children.…

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