Program listing

Program listing

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27 Jun, Wed 6:30PM At Nature’s Pace Exhibition
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Photography | A trip that has a strong focus on encouraging people to capture photographs.Les Irwig is exhibiting 40 large scale fine art photographs of northern Sydney beaches and bushland http://photography.irwig.com/at-natures-pace Exibition opening 27 June 2018, 6:30-8:30pm Guest speaker: Tom Keneally The Bathers’ Pavilion, 4 The Esplanade, Balmoral Beach RSVP  ASAP at lirwig@yahoo.com or phone 0416101819.  The exhibition will then be open from 28 June to end August. Every day 7am until late.  View

27 Jun, Wed 8:00PM Birds and Wildlife of Florida USA
Southern Sydney Branch
Peter V.
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. Guest speaker Gary Schoer will show stunning photos of wetland birds and wildlife and share tips on wildlife photography and gear purchase. A short Branch AGM will take place prior to the talk. This is your change to get involved with Branch activities. Multi Purpose Centre, 123 Flora Street, Sutherland (5 min walk from Sutherland Station, near Belmont St). All Welcome View

3 Jul, Tue 3:30PM Understorey
Branch
Janine K.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.(NEW!!!) NPA’s film 'Understorey' directed by David Gallan will be highlighted at the Australian Historical Association's annual conference at the Australian National University in July 2018. Academic historians from universities around Australia will gather and have the opportunity to view 'Understorey' and listen to an expert academic panel about the political, social and ecological issues raised in the 'Understorey'. Tom Griffiths, Professor of History and Director of the Centre for Environmental History at the Australian National University will chair the panel discussion of 'Understorey'. View

5 Jul, Thu 10:00AM Book presentation to NPA
Sydney Branch
(Jean’s Group) Margaret B.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.Jean’s Group will present the 2 Photo Books which are a compilation of treasured moments over several years of walking with Jean Blackman. All welcome. Option to take lunch to suitable green space on Light Rail route. Coffee at the Tramsheds. View

8 Jul, Sun 10:00AM Community Forum on Biodiversity
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.(NEW!!!) Anyone interested in the future of nature in the Central West would be welcome to attend. There will be speakers from National Parks Association, Nature Conservation Council, the Environment Defenders’ Office and local experts, as well as discussion and workshops on two main themes: recent changes to land clearing legislation affecting biodiversity (morning) and Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area: a case study in conservation (with reference to the draft plan of management - and a possible new major bike track development - due to be on exhibition soon). View

16 Jul, Mon 12:15PM Raising Dam Walls – Destroying World Heritage
Branch
Janine K.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Public Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.(NEW!!!) Sydney’s wild and pristine rivers in the southern Blue Mountains are under threat from a proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall. But are the risks too high? Will it desecrate rare wildlife, Aboriginal sites, flood Sydney’s last remaining wild rivers and destroy Sydney’s World Heritage Area? View

15-16 Sep, Sat (12:00PM)-Sun (16:00PM) Events at Ahimsa
Branch
General Community Event
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longPublic Transport | There are public transport options to and from this activity.The events at ‘Ahimsa’ provides a rare opportunity to visit the property and learn more about its background. There is no charge to attend. The National Trust Marie Byles exhibition panels will be on display at ‘Ahimsa’ and tell the story of Marie’s extraordinary life and interests. The panels will be on display from 12 noon to 4pm on 15 and 16 September, and combined with a Sunday afternoon Spring wildflower walk in Pennant Hills Park organised by the Beecroft-Cheltenham Civic Trust followed by afternoon tea in the Hut of Happy Omen. View

26 Sep, Wed 8:00PM People power in the Powerful Owl Project
Southern Sydney Branch
Peter V.
Talk | A talk or slide show presentation.Educational | A trip where the leader will focus on teaching or training.Family | A trip that is planned to cater for children and their parents. The Powerful Owl Project is a citizen science project that provides a conduit for the community to learn about and get involved with owl and habitat conservation actions in the urban environments. Project Officer Beth Mott will share what we have learned about urban Powerful Owls in the last seven years, and what we can do to help keep them in our urban environments
Location: Multi Purpose Centre 123 Flora St Sutherland(nearBelmont St) View

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