Northern Suburbs Branch Program 2017

This Event list is will provide an overview of the Northern Suburbs Branch 2017 program. It is created from our Event Calendar and synchronised with it. This means it is always the latest information.

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Provisional Program

2017 GOLLY Walks Program

Walks start at 10 am unless otherwise advised and last between 1-2 hours

Month     Date Activity
Mar Wed 22 Beachcombing and Snorkelling, Mettams Pool (North Beach)
Apr Wed 26 Herdsman Lake (Osborne Park/Churchlands)
May Wed 24 Cottonwood Crescent Bushland (Dianella)
Jun Wed 28 Star Swamp (North Beach)
Jul Wed 26 Warwick Bushland (Warwick)
Aug Sat  19 Brixton Street Wetlands (Kenwick)
Sep Wed 27 Shepherds Bush Reserve (Kingsley)
Oct Wed 25 WA Museum Collections and Research Centre (Welshpool)
Nov    Wed 22 Continuing our Coast  Walk (Mullaloo – Hillarys Boat Harbour)

2017 Speakers Program

Date Speaker Topic
Sat 21 January Nil Social BBQ
Wed 15 February David Knowles (Spineless Wonders) Some Amazing WA Insects
Wed 15 March Mike Freeman (DMP) Meteorite Impacts in WA
Wed 19 April Amellia (Milly) Formby (UWA) Shorebird conservation – flying with the Red-necked Stint from Australia to the Arctic
Wed 17 May Dr Rob Seggie (Woodside) Dinoturbation: Dinosaur footprints of the Broome Sandstone
Wed 21 June Don Poynton ( Nats Club) Nature’s Role in the Generation and Discovery of Oil and Gas
Wed 19 July Bob Dixon (ex KPBG)

Chanelle Webster (ECU Serventy Prize)

Bushland regeneration after fire.


Wed 16 August Jolanda Keeble (Nats Club) Insights in Researching and Writing a Field Guide
Wed 20 September Dr Bec Wellard (Murdoch Uni) Vocalisation of Killer Whales in the Bremer Canyon
Wed 18 October Kirsten Tullis (WAM) Taxidermy
Wed 15 November Graham Ezzy (Nats Club) Environmental impacts of visitors to the Antarctic Region
Wed 20 December No Speaker – AGM