Calendar of Events

 For other activities see the Working Bee Calendar or the Creek Monitoring Calendar

21-Aug-2017
Week long event till 27 August

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

Location: National event
Type: Event
Organiser: Keep Australia Beautiful National Association Ltd (KABNA)
Contact: http://kab.org.au/

Take the pledge to pick up 1 piece of rubbish per day for the week, and pledge to keep litter in your car when travelling! Too easy!

7-Sep-2017
Check website

National Threatened Species Day 2017

Location: Queen Street Mall
Type: Event
Organiser: Qld Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Contact: https://www.ehp.qld.gov.au/wildlife/threatened-species-week/

09-Sep-2017
10:00am to midday

Nature Journaling

Location: Cubberla Creek Reserve, Hepworth St Chapel Hill
Type: Workshop
Organiser: Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc
Contact: www.cwcn.org.au or 0407 583 441

This event is run by the Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc. For more info, please contact them or view the flyer.

10-Sep-2017
4:30am – 7:30am

Platypus Survey 2017

Location: Brookfield Store on Brookfield Rd (beside the showground)
Type: Activity
Organiser: Tamielle Brunt
Contact: tamielle.brunt@uqconnect.edu.au

Bring quietness, watchfulness, warm comfortable clothes, hat, solid shoes, folding chair, drink, binoculars (ideally), and camera (optional). See the Flyer for more information and visit our Platypus page for an overview about our surveys.

16-Sep-2017
2 day event ....Sat and Sun

Spring Flower Show and Native Plant Market

Location: Brisbane Botanic Gardens Auditorium, Mt Coot-tha
Type: Event
Organiser: Native Plants Queensland
Contact: Western Suburbs branch: westernsuburbs@npq.org.au

Saturday 9am- 4pm. Sunday 9am - 3pm. Entry $3. Click here for more info.

30-Sep-2017
9.30am till midday

CWCN Workshop: Snake Awareness

Location: CWCN Centre - 47 Hepworth St Chapel Hill
Type: Workshop
Organiser: Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc
Contact: www.cwcn.org.au – www.facebook.com/cwcn.org.au

This session, run by Martin Fingland, will familiarise participants with local snake species and their basic behaviour, so they may operate more safely in locations where snakes are found and are able to assess potential risks. It is suitable for anyone working in an outdoor setting where snakes are likely to be encountered.  A certificate will be issued to participants completing the session. RSVPs are essential.

CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 (647 KB)

21-Oct-2017
2 day event - start time TBC

Inaugural THECA Art Show

Location: The Hut, 47 Fleming Road Chapel Hill
Type: Event
Organiser: The Hut Environmental and Community Association Inc.
Contact: Christine Zupanc on 3202 9301, or czupanc@optusnet.com.au

See the THECA website for more info.

21-Oct-2017
2.00pm - 4.30pm

Photography Competition Judging 2017

Location: To be confirmed
Type: Event
Organiser: Malcolm Frost
Contact: MCCGPhoto@gmail.com

23-Oct-2017
Kenmore Village opening hours

Photography Competition 2017 Exhibition

Location: Kenmore Village
Type: Event
Organiser: Malcolm Frost
Contact: MCCGPhoto@gmail.com

Entries from all categories of our 2017 Photography Competition will be on display at Kenmore Village from Monday 23 October until Saturday 28 October, when prizes in all categories will be awarded.

Maybe YOU can give it a shot!

28-Oct-2017
9.00am - 12.30pm

CWCN Workshop: Wildlife Along Waterways

Location: CWCN Centre - 47 Hepworth St Chapel Hill
Type: Workshop
Organiser: Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc
Contact: www.cwcn.org.au – www.facebook.com/cwcn.org.au

This workshop, run by Martin Fingland, will provide information about riparian wildlife habitat and the movement corridor function. It will contain an overview of aquatic and semi-aquatic fauna in Brisbane with a focus on aquatic reptiles and frogs. RSVPs are essential. 

CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 (647 KB)

18-Nov-2017
9.30am till midday

CWCN Workshop: Lizard Identification

Location: CWCN Centre - 47 Hepworth St Chapel Hill
Type: Workshop
Organiser: Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc
Contact: www.cwcn.org.au – www.facebook.com/cwcn.org.au

This workshop, run by Martin Fingland, will tackle questions such as how dangerous, how big or small, what variables such as colour or pattern lizards can have and where they are likely to occur. You will learn skills to evaluate lizard sightings, use tools and resources to categorize them and gain confidence in identification. RSVPs are essential. 

CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 CWCN Brisbane Wildlife Flyer 2017 (647 KB)

27-Nov-2017
TBA

MCCG AGM

Location: Brookfield Hall
Type: Event
Organiser: Secretary - Cathie Mortimer
Contact: mccgsecretary@live.com.au