Meetings are held at Federation University, cnr Gillies and Gregory Streets, Ballarat at 7:30 pm on the first Friday of every month except January.
*Field trips start from Federation University, cnr Gillies and Gregory Streets, Ballarat, at 9.30 am sharp on the Saturday or Sunday following meeting. Contact the Club for latest details if not at the Friday night meeting. firstname.lastname@example.org or 0408 353 671
It is club policy that excursions are cancelled if the day is declared a Total Fire Ban day in the Central Region.
April 6 Elizabeth Thurgood, club member: Around Marble Bar – Geology and Geography.
*April 8 Goldfields Heritage shallow diggings and water supply – Raglan, Stoneleigh: Elizabeth Thurgood
May 4 David Horwood, club member: From glaciers to volcanoes: shaping Ballarat’s
*May 5 Sat. Roadside Geology: Ballarat to Bacchus Marsh: David Horwood, club member
June 1 Les Hanrahan, club member: Fantastic Fungi
*June 3 Fungi Foray (location TBA): Les Hanrahan, club member
July 6 Club members: Member’s Images: Something different.
*July 8 Afternoon at Lal Lal & Moorabool Falls: Fran Hanrahan, club member
August 3 Roger Thomas, club member: My Nature Year.
*August 5 Ballarat Community Nursery, North Gardens Wetland: Roger Thomas, club member
September 7 Bronwyn Hradsky, University of Melbourne: Outfoxing Vulpes vulpes for biodiversity conservation.
*September 8 Sat Narmbool: Matthew Dowler, Education Officer, Narmbool
September 29-October 8 ANN 2018 Get-together.
October 5 Linda Rogan: Native bees & other insects in a pollinator’s garden.
*October 7 Illabarook NCR and Rail Reserve: Emily Noble, club member
November 2 Stella Bedggood Memorial Lecture. Marian Weaving, The Tawny Frogmouth
*November 4 Enfield State Park – joint field trip with Geelong FNC: Emily Noble, club member
December 7 Club Members: Field nats highlights of 2018
*December 9 Afternoon at Yarrowee and Gong for Christmas breakup: Fran Hanrahan, club member
February 1 John Petheram, club member : Grampians Peaks Trail
*February 3 Wetlands and waterfalls of Hepburn Shire: John Gregurke, club memberr
March 1 AGM & Members’ Images – Trees
*March 3 Bellarine Peninsula: John Gregurke, club member