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Exhibition - Paintings from The Steppes to The Highlands

At The Steppes Reserve, Highland Lakes Road

Sat. March 18 and Sunday 19, 10am-4pm.

Come view (and purchase) the artwork of The Sunny Coasters Painting Group

Madge Wilson's Paintings will also be on display.

Tea and Snacks available or bring a picnic basket.

Enquiries: 6227 9363


 

Public Forum - Coastal Marine Wetlands in an Era of Change

6-8pm March 20th. at IMAS, Castray Esplanade.

See poster


Easter Camp 2017 - 14-16 April

Easter Camp will be at Ben Lomond, staying in Rover Ski Club accommodation (separate rooms not bunkhouse). Accommodation has been  booked for the nights of Friday 14th and Saturday 15th. What's at the Rover Lodge?

The cost is  $36 per person for the first night, $35 per person for the second night. (Children 4-16yo $26 and $25).

Deposit of $36 (child $26) must be paid by March 4th. Pay by direct deposit:

Club account BSB 067102      A/c 2800 0476.  Please identify your payment with your name and initial.

Can also pay by cheque to Club Secretary at GPO Box 68, Hobart, 7001

(optional to pay for both nights in one payment of course - ie $71/$51 per person)

(Added 2/2/2017)


 

A Field Guide to Tasmanian Fungi - Second edition out now!

 

 

Added October 2016

 


 

Citizen Science from one of our members, Dr Anke Frank

Anke would like to thank all the volunteers who assisted with her research. Below are links to the paper and some media coverage.

Does Historical Coexistence with Dingoes Explain Current Avoidance of Domestic Dogs? Island Bandicoots Are Naïve to Dogs, unlike Their Mainland Counterparts

Anke S. K. Frank, Alexandra J. R. Carthey, Peter B. Banks

Published: September 7, 2016

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0161447

http://phys.org/news/2016-09-historical-coexistence-dingoes-bandicoot-domestic.html

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/09/160907143121.htm

 

Added September 2016