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December 2018

Northern Suburbs Branch ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING with Digital Photo Competition

19 December, 7:30 pm
Henderson Environmental Centre, Henderson Environmental Centre End of Groat St
North Beach, Western Australia Australia
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There will be no speaker, instead we will hold a digital photo competition. Photo competition conditions: any natural history subject max 3 photos per member must have been taken in 2018 winner by popular vote Please send digital copies to Graham at his email address by Monday 18 December. Members are reminded to bring specimens, observations, photos etc. for everyone to learn and enjoy and please remember to wear your name tag.

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January 2019

Floreat to Scarborough Summer Walk

13 January 2019, 7:15 am-12:00 pm
Floreat Surf Life Saving Club Car Park., West Coast Highway
Floreat, Western Australia 6014 Australia

Location: Floreat SLSC to Scarborough Beach return. Time: 7:15 for 7:30am start Meet: Floreat Surf Life Saving Club Car Park. One entrance is on West Coast Hwy first on the right after The Boulevard (coming from the north). A second entrance from Challenger Pde, just after the West Coast Hwy (also from coming from the north) . . Details: An easy walk on stunning beach and some paths. Wear clothes appropriate to the weather (i.e. hat / rainwear) and suitable…

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Star Swamp|BBQ|Walk

19 January 2019, 5:30 pm
Henderson Environmental Centre, Henderson Environmental Centre End of Groat St
North Beach, Western Australia Australia
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—with the NORTHERN SUBURBS BRANCH (Subject to venue being available)   We will have a BBQ and a walk around Star Swamp. Time: 5.30 pm at the Venue: Henderson Environment Centre, Groat St, North Beach Even house numbers bring salad, odd numbers dessert, to share. Contact the Organiser for further details

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February 2019

AGM 2019

1 February 2019, 7:30 pm-8:00 pm
“Hew Roberts”, Nedlands Lecture Theatre Clifton St.
Nedlands, WA 6909 Australia
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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2019 The Annual General Meeting of the Western Australian Naturalists’ Club (Inc.) will be held at Hew Roberts Lecture Theatre Clifton St, Nedlands At 7:30 pm, Friday 1 February 2019 NB: It is important that membership from ALL branches is represented. Nominations are called for 14 positions, all of which will be vacated. Please note especially that the several people will not be renominating, so we need members to step forward. President Vice President (2) Secretary Treasurer…

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Bats in the Perth Hills – live bats – at the DRB Nats

8 February 2019, 7:15 pm-9:30 pm
Jorgensen Park Pavilion, Jorgensen Park Pavilion, end of Crescent Rd
Kalamunda, WA 6076 Australia
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  Tony Hodge - our guest speaker - is a bat carer. Yes, his job is to look after sick and injured bats. He will bring some live bats with him. "I have a degree in Zoology & Botany and worked at Perth Zoo for 7 years. I am a keen naturalist, and have volunteered at Kanyana for 4 years, I became interested in bat caring after attending a talk by Blanka van Duyn, one of Kanyana's early bat carers.…

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March 2019

Fossil Plants of the Darling Range, with Professor Ken McNamara – at the DRB

8 March 2019, 7:15 pm-9:30 pm
Jorgensen Park Pavilion, Jorgensen Park Pavilion, end of Crescent Rd
Kalamunda, WA 6076 Australia
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Speaker: Professor Ken McNamara Formerly Senior Curator of Palaeontology and Head of Earth & Planetary Sciences at the WA Museum for 30 years, Ken spent the last 10 years as a lecturer at the University of Cambridge in the UK, where he was also Director of the world’s oldest geological museum, the Sedgwick Museum. He returned to WA last year and is now an Adjunct Professor at UWA. He has published about 150 scientific articles on fossils, rocks and evolution…

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Nature walks and exhibits at the Blue Sky Festival, with Eric McCrum, Drew “Spiderman” Wallace, and the DRB Nats

17 March 2019, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Mundaring Sculpture Park, Jacoby Street
Mundaring, Western Australia 6073 Australia
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  The Blue Sky Festival will take place from 10.00am to 4.00pm on Sunday, 17 March 2019. The event will be held along Nichol Road, Jacoby Street and the Sculpture Park in Mundaring. Last year the DRB attended the Blue Sky Festival and we wowed the crowds and many people learnt all sorts of fascinating facts about natural history in the Perth Hills. It was a great way for the DRB Nats to reach the public and help raise their awareness,…

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April 2019

Geckos, Dragons and Snakes of the Perth Hills and beyond – with live reptiles, by Amy Wild – at DRB Nats

12 April 2019, 7:15 pm-9:30 pm
Jorgensen Park Pavilion, Jorgensen Park Pavilion, end of Crescent Rd
Kalamunda, WA 6076 Australia
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A wonderful evening where we will all get the opportunity to learn about the reptiles that inhabit the Perth Hills and beyond. And get the opportunity to see some of them up close and personal. Amy will bring a selection of reptiles with her from her collection which includes, a Carpet Python, an Olive Python from the Kimberley, a Stimson’s Python, a Bobtail, a Long-nosed Ta Ta Dragon, and a Barking Gecko. All photos are copyright AmyWildAdventures. More details soon.…

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May 2019

Dryandra Woodland¦The Notley Late Easter Camp 2019

20 May 2019-24 May 2019

THE NOTLEY LATE EASTER CAMP 2019 The camp next year will be at Dryandra Woodland for 5 days (4 nights) starting Mon 20 May. One of the cottages at Dryandra Village has been booked (bunk bed accommodation) and there is a camping option as well. In a transition zone between Jarrah forest, Wandoo woodland and the Mallee-Wheatbelt, Dryandra is great country for bird-watching. There’s plenty of other wildlife to see also, and even the possibility of a Numbat sighting. A…

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September 2019

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