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Now calling for papers for

The Tasmanian Naturalist Vol 141 see guidelines here

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Where Where Wedgie is on again!

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National Wildflower Conference in Albany, Western Australia, Sept-Oct 2019       more...

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Anaspides Study

Observations requested...more...

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Jewel Beetle Book
limited numbers available in our bookshop now.

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April 2019 Bulletin here

Deadline for July bulletin is July 23.

Email the editor

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Help to eliminate European wasps from Mt Wellington

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Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club Inc.

What's coming up in 2019?

The Tasmanian Naturalist Volume 141 to be issued in December 2019 is now calling for papers. Deadline is August 31st. See guidelines here


Thursday 6th June - Meeting

Dr. Kirrily Moore will present a talk entitled: Exploring Tasmania’s deep-sea coral reefs.


 Saturday  8th  June - Excursion

Possibly a beach walk on Marion Bay.


Thursday 4th July - Meeting

Guest Speaker to be announced


Sunday  7th  July - Excursion

Venue to be announced


Thursday 1st. August - Meeting

Guest speaker to be announced


Saturday  3rd.  August - Excursion

Venue to be announced


Thursday 5th. September - Meeting

Guest speaker to be announced


Sunday  8th.  September - Excursion

Venue to be announced


Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month (excluding January) in the Life Sciences Building in College Road at the UTAS Sandy Bay Campus. Meeting time: 7.15 for 7.30pm.  Here is a map with directions.

There will be an excursion each weekend after the monthly meeting, either on Saturday or Sunday, venue to be announced at the meeting and here.

A Christmas picnic/BBQ is held on a day following the December meeting.


A little bit about us

Our members are both professional and amateur naturalists who share a common interest in the natural world.

We encourage the study of all aspects of natural history and advocate the conservation of our natural heritage. Our journal, The Tasmanian Naturalist, is issued annually and our quarterly information Bulletin covers forthcoming activities. 

The club was formed in 1904, and we are associated with other Field Naturalist Clubs throughout Tasmania and beyond.

Our monthly meetings usually include a guest speaker who presents an illustrated talk on a topic of their particular interest or expertise. Members also contribute and discuss their recent observations of nature. An excursion on the following weekend visits a site, usually in Southern Tasmania, and usually related to the topic of the presentation.

CONTACT US

 

Postal address:

Tasmanian Field Naturalists' Club            
GPO BOX 68 
Hobart 7001

  

Email the secretary:

secretary@tasfieldnats.org.au

or come to a meeting, everyone is welcome.

 

There is more about us here              website enquiries: web.master@tasfieldnats.org.au