Darwin Day 2019

Young Naturalists Excursion FebruaryAll photos M Martin A group of around seven Young Nats families celebrated Darwin Day on Sunday February 10th at Point Walter Reserve (Dyoondalup) on the Swan River. It was a very hot morning, and so after a short talk on the meaning and importance of Charles ...

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LIGHTNING SWAMP

YOUNG NATURALISTS EXCURSION REPORT Locals Kirsten Tullis and Russell Chambers joined Roz, Sophie (the dog), Steve and Rosie (the Young Nats!) for a really lovely walk in Lightning Swamp on May 21. Rain threatened; however we were really fortunate that the grey rainclouds moved over and the drizzle faded as ...

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Darwin Day 2013

Darwin Day, the birthday anniversary of Charles Darwin, is celebrated around the world on or around the 12th of February. The WA Naturalists’ Club has decided to begin our own tradition of celebrating Darwin Day and this year naturalists of all ages met, to learn a little about Darwin’s life, about evolution and ...

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Young Naturalists: Invertebrates at Star Swamp

The Young Naturalists met entomologist David Knowles for an evening focussing on invertebrates at Star Swamp for our last event of 2012. This began with a presentation during which more than 20 Young Naturalists sat quietly listening as David described the major groups of invertebrates and showed photographic examples that ...

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