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Canoeing on the Canning

Canoeing on the Canning

October 26, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Canning River Eco Education Centre, Kent St & Queens Park Rd, Wilson WA 6107, Australia

A Professional Development Day for Teachers, Youth Group Leaders and Community Members

Come on a journey of discovery through this unique region by canoe and on foot.

Join 19 other participants for this unique event where you will experience the river and its flood plain. Learn about the Indigenous connections to this landscape, explore the local biodiversity, learn more about the fresh water and salt water ecosystems of the area, and hear about the key environmental issues that threaten the Canning River ecosystem.

Enjoy this active learning day for local teachers, youth group leaders and community members.
Collect a teacher resource pack containing some great resources to support your learning program.

Cost – $55 inc GST

To register contact Natasha Bowden on 9458 5664 or

Forest Science Forum

Forest Science Forum

October 12, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009, Australia

Leading WA and inter-state scientists will present on the ecological values and functions of the South West forests and what can be done to protect and / or restore those values and functions given climate change and the other stressors they face.
We are delighted to be including presentations from forest and ecology experts, researchers and social scientists Professors Jamie Kirkpatrick, Trish Fleming, Carmen Lawrence, Pierre Horwitz, Grant Wardell-Johnson, John Bailey, Giles Hardy, Joe Fontaine as well as Wardandi Noongar yorga Mitchella Hutchens.

Register your interest to stay updated.

Sustainable Urban Forest: Management Symposium Series

Sustainable Urban Forest: Management Symposium Series

October 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Perth City Farm, 1 City Farm Pl, East Perth WA 6004, Australia

ArborCarbon and The Forever Project have combined to present a world class series of full day symposiums on creating beautiful, resilient, engaging urban green spaces and places featuring a suite of re-cycled and re-purposed products. The events will boast lectures from world leading experts on all aspects of tree health and urban forest management combined with a unique and innovative urban greening demonstration installation putting the theory into action and showcasing the latest advances in waste reuse and recycling for ‘hard landscaping’ excellence..

A must for all Local Government Councillors, department heads and ground staff, these Symposiums held at the extraordinary Perth City Farm will feature the latest and leading science, plants, products and community engagement strategies to make your Greening Plans a powerful force for positive change.

July 10th – Tree Health Management in a Changing Climate
August 13th – Measurement Monitoring & Strategic Planning
October 9th – Healthy Trees, Healthy People

Tickets $275