Program listing

Program listing

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12 Nov, Tue 8:00PM Fish Intelligence
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Fish are exploited by humans for food from wild stocks and intensive aquaculture as well as being a popular pet. Do we know how intelligent they are? Should we be treating them with the same level of compassion as warm-blooded vertebrates? Talk held by Dr Culum Brown, a professor at the School of Biological Sciences at Macquarie University. His main field of study is the behavioural ecology of fishes with a special interest in learning and memory. View

19 Nov, Tue 7:00PM Discover The Great West Walk
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Have you discovered Sydney’s brand new 65-kilometre walk? Discover The Great West Walk at the Bushwalking NSW General Meeting. We bet you’ll find something new and accessible by public-transport too in this presentation by Ian Napier, President of The Walking Volunteers! Hear how they amazingly achieved the mapping and coordination of a new walk through Sydney called The Great West Walk. View

23 Nov, Sat 3:00PM Destination Pagoda Fundraiser Bush Dance & Music
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) Come and celebrate with the Lithgow community their ‘Destination Pagoda’ vision – that offers the Lithgow community a future as an ecotouism destination to celebrate its internationally unique sandstone pagada landscape – the Gardens of Stone. View

23 Nov, Sat 10:30AM Wollemi National Park: Day Walks from Newnes – Part 2 book
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.(NEW!!!) We would like to invite you to the launch of our new book, Wollemi National Park: Day Walks from Newnes - Part 2. It contains an abridged social history of Newnes and two sections of exciting bushwalks - spectacular cliffs and rock formations, and astonishing slots and passes. Come and find out about our favourite walking destinations, like The Labyrinth, Wolgan Guardian and Minotaur Point, and get a glimpse of a unique collection of historic photographs, which is going to be shown for the first time. View

26 Nov, Tue 5:30PM CRUMA Film Night: Lithgow’s Gardens of Stone
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.(NEW!!!) Come at 5:30 for 6pm start. The Combined Retired Union Member Association (CRUMA) invites you to see screening of Tom Zubrycki’s documentary films ‘Gardens of Stone: Living Landscape and ‘Vern & Joyce Moffitt, Lithgow unionists & environmentalists’. These two short films tell the story CRUMA’s commitment to engaging in dialogue to protect Lithgow’s Gardens of Stone—a beautiful and endangered pagoda landscape that has the potential to become an international ecotourism destination. Join CRUMA in saluting the union movement who understand the dangers of division and the need to fight to protect workers and environmental rights. For bookings + information contact Janine Kitson, 0428 860 623, janine_kitson@tpg.com.au. View

27 Nov, Wed 8:00PM Talk: Sir Joseph Banks – his life and legacy
Southern Sydney Branch
Peter V.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Educational | A trip where the leader will focus on teaching or training.First time friendly | A trip that is perfect for most new members (assuming you have a reasonable level of fitness)Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.
Location: Multi Purpose Centre 123 Flora St Sutherland(nearBelmont St) View

26 Feb, Wed 8:00PM Follow the sun
Southern Sydney Branch
Peter V.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.An extreme grey nomad global adventure. Bill and Julie Lawler are spending six continuous northern and southern hemisphere summers in a row travelling by vehicle following the sun. Hear about their experience of travelling 543 days in a camper across five continents, 51 countries and over 130,000 kilometres. View

29 Feb, Sat Leader Forum – Save the Date!
Illawarra Branch
Sam G.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Educational | A trip where the leader will focus on teaching or training.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Social | A trip where people will be encouraged to interact and chat with each other.(NEW!!!) 29 Feb 2020 (Sat.): Sydney Leader forum. The half-day event will be indoor in Sutherland, Southern Sydney. The activity will focus on identifying leader competencies and on proposals for mentoring new leaders. All current leaders and any member with an interest in leading activities in future are invited to attend. Registration is free. Contact Sam Garrett-Jones (samgj1@gmail.com) for registration and further information.
Location: Sutherland Limit: 30. View

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