Western Australian Naturalists Club

Encouraging the study and protection of the natural environment

Plants of the Greater Brixton Street Wetlands

"Hew Roberts" Nedlands Lecture Theatre Clifton St., Nedlands

Our speaker tonight is Nats club member and founding member of the Perth Branch of the Wildflower Society of Western Australia, Bronwen Keighery. Brixton Street and Associated Wetlands are on the Register of the National Estate (Non-statutory archive) Doors open at 7.10 pm and the meeting begins at 7.30 pm ...

Yangebup Lake Walk

Yangebup Lake Yangebup Lake, Yangebup, WA

The walk is 12 km along paved and limestone paths, some clambering. There is plenty of birdlife, so binoculars are worth bringing.

Brixton Street Wetlands

Brixton Street Wetlands Alton Road, Kenwick, WA

The Greater Brixton Street Wetlands is the most floristically diverse Bush Forever site on the Swan Coastal Plain and has many more species than Kings Park.

Reptiles

Naragebup Rockingham Environment Centre 49 Safety Bay Road, Peron, WA

Our speaker tonight is Kristy Geickgorst on the topic of reptiles.

Marmion Marine Park review: a great opportunity to enhance Perth’s iconic marine life and treasured coastal lifestyle.

Henderson Environmental Centre Henderson Environmental Centre End of Groat St, North Beach

We have a unique opportunity to shape WA’s oldest marine park into a sustainable, coastal playground for the future. For more than 30 years people have explored and enjoyed Marmion Marine Park. Now the WA government is updating and expanding this well-loved marine park from the current northern boundary at ...

DRB Visit to Dryandra

Lions Dryandra Woodland Village Dryandra, WA

The accommodation has been reserved at the Lyons Dryandra Village Chalets for the group Wallaby and Marri have been set aside for our group. Each sleeps 10 people. The cost for accommodation decreases depending on the number booked into the chalets @ around $35 pp & excursions e.g. Barna Mia are extra. There are several campgrounds around in the area for those who bring their homes with them, if you choose to have a camper van and use the facilities of our booked cottages then you will be asked to pay a cottage accommodation fee.

Penguin Island Field trip

Penguin Island 155 Arcadia Drive, Shoalwater

The time is 9:00 am for the first ferry of the day. Meet at the ticket kiosk to purchase a ticket for the ferry across to the island. Contact

Lesley Picnic Area Walk

Lesley Picnic Area Brookton Highway, WA

Meet:              Lesley Picnic Area, Brookton Hwy – 9.2 km past Canning Rd junction, entry 50 m. past Ashendon Rd junction, right side, across a culvert (unmarked); (slow down and indicate before you reach Ashendon Road) continue to picnic area (not visible from the road). Details:           An easy walk of about 12 ...

Kulbardi Walk Bold Park

Bold Park Aquatic Centre 215 The Blvd, City Beach

The walk is easy but does involve single-file transit through parts of the bush. No thongs or sandals. Eucalyptus petrensis has been planted along Kulbardi Walk, and there are some natural groves of E. decipiens. Otherwise old growth tuart woodland in deep sand. One section has kwongan-like veg (floristically diverse) in shallow soil over aeolianite.

DRB Presents – DRB Member Edwin Dell

Kalamunda Community Centre Kalamunda Community Centre, end of Crescent Rd, Off Mundaring Weir Road,, Kalamunda, WA

DRB Presents - DRB Member Edwin Dell