Fish of the Perth Hills

AUGUST: Suzanne Thompson, an Environmental Officer at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, started her talk with a video taken downstream of the Canning Dam. It showed the various fish we have in the dams, remnant pools and streams of the Canning River and Helena valley areas. She explained ...

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The Night Sky

Talk at the DRB Nats, July 2019 Starting with Sputnik and ending with Santa, we took a walk through the southern night sky. Our guide was Arthur Harvey, a volunteer at the Perth Observatory in Bickley*. Arthur’s interest in observing the night sky started with Sputnik in 1957 and so, ...

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Yalgorup National Park|April 2019

DRB Nats excursion We had a ball. Thirty-seven DRB members and visitors took over the Myalup Pines Cottages for an unofficial long weekend beginning on Anzac Day. The accommodation was excellent and the resulting camaraderie was wonderful. We began the weekend with a nature inspired art exhibition courtesy of Andrew ...

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