Main Branch: 2018 Provisional Program

DateEvent/speakerTopic/Location
Fri 2 FebAGM & General meeting (Dr Tony Friend)Numbats, Ross Lecture Theatre, Physics Building, UWA
Sun 11 FebDarwin Day with Kit PrendergastEvolutionary biology talk, Point Walter (with Young Nats)
Sun 25 FebExcursionCoogee snorkelling (with Young Nats)
Sun 4 MarchClean Up Australia Day excursionDeep Water Point, Mt Pleasant (on Canning River)
Fri 9 MarchGeneral meeting (Prof Giles Harding)Woodland and Forest Health, Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Sat 24 MarchWorkshop (Mick Davis & Tegan Douglas)Using ALA and Bird Data apps, Herdsman Wildlife Centre
Fri 6 AprilGeneral meeting (TBA)(TBA), Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Sun 15 AprilExcursionWhale watching boat trip to Perth Canyon (max 70)
Fri 4 MayGeneral meeting (Byron Lamont)Birds & the evolution of woody-fruited Hakeas, Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Mon-Fri 14-18 MayNotley Late Easter ExcursionCheynes Beach (east of Albany)
Sun 20 MayExcursionShenton Park Banksia Woodlands (with Young Nats)
Fri-Mon 1-4 JuneExcursionGreater Geraldton area
Fri 8 JuneGeneral meeting (Laurton McGurk)Fungi, Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Sun 24 JuneExcursionLake Clifton’s thrombolites (with Young Nats) (TBC)
Fri 6 JulyGeneral meeting (TBA)(TBA)
Sat-Sun 21 – 22 JulyExcursionFungi at Wharncliff Mill, Margaret River (TBC)
TBA JulyExcursionFungi of Manjimup area, Roz Hart
Fri 3 AugGeneral meeting (Robert Powell) (TBC)Eucalypts (TBC), Hew Roberts LT, UWA
TBA AugExcursionFungi of Manjimup area, Roz Hart
Sat-Sun 4 -5 AugExcursionRakali survey (TBC)
Fri-Mon 17 – 20 AugExcursionMt Gibson
Fri 7 SeptGeneral meeting (Geoff Deacon) (TBC)Palaeontology talk (TBC), Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Fri-Mon 21-24 SeptExcursionAlbany
29 Sep – 8 OctANN 2018Southern Victoria (Grampians, Warnambool)
Fri 5 OctGeneral meeting (Kevin Coate)Christmas Island Naturally, Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Tue-Thu 9-18 OctLRXGreat Southern and Fitzgerald River National Park
Sat-Sun 20-21 OctExcursionYunderup field station, including Young Nats
Fri 2 NovGeneral meeting (Richard McLeish) (TBC)Africa (TBC), Hew Roberts LT, UWA
Sun 11 NovExcursionCreery wetlands’ waders, Mandurah (TBC)
Fri 7 DecXmas BBQ & bird walkHerdsman Lake