Environmental Adventures Events

Environmental Adventures — 01 October 2018 – 31 March 2019

Tuesday 2 October

Nature Detectives: Environment Show
9.00am - 10.30am Eatons Hill Free
Meet Kevin and Rosie, the new stars of our environmental show Nature Detectives, as they discover clues for local native animals.

Wednesday 10 October

Heritage Talks: Myths, memories and obsessions - writing about mountains in South East Queensland
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
In this presentation, author Michael Meadows will draw from the processes of researching, writing and publishing his book The Living Rock.

Saturday 13 October

Fauna forensics
9.00am - 10.30am Griffin Free
Upgrade your skills and knowledge of local species with this hands on workshop using evidence such as tracks, skeletons, skulls and other remnants to identify the animals that live in our ecosystem.

Love your wetlands: Explore North Lakes Reserve Cancelled
9.00am - 11.00am North Lakes Free
Discover the secrets of this environmental reserve, with a guided walk, featuring some of the special features of wetlands and including nestbox and fauna spotting.

Saturday 20 October

Aquatic explorers
9.00am - 11.00am Eatons Hill Free
Be a Unitywater "Waterbug Detective" on this cool family activity! Join the team to see what kind of creatures are hiding in our waterways and the things we can do to help them survive.

Sunday 21 October

RAMSAR 25 - Love your wetlands
10.00am - 2.00pm Deception Bay Free
This mini festival includes groups such as ReefCheck, CoralWatch and the UQ Biodiversity Show, with touch and feel tanks of ocean and estuary creatures.

Saturday 27 October

Bird Week: Get to know the locals
9.00am - 10.30am Griffin Free
Get up close and personal with local native birds who love our wetlands, with this show from a local wildlife handler!

Saturday 3 November

Flying foxes education workshop
2.00pm - 4.00pm Eatons Hill Free
Presented by leading expert on bats, Dr Les Hall, this balanced workshop provides information on the ecology of flying foxes, their unique characteristics, their importance as pollinators and highlights some of the issues relating to their increasingly urban habitat.

Saturday 10 November

Aquatic Explorers - CREEC (November)
9.00am - 11.00am Burpengary Free
Be a Unitywater "Waterbug Detective" on this cool family activity! Join the team to see what kind of creatures are hiding in our waterways and the things we can do to help them survive.

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