Program

Oatley Flora and Fauna Society have organised  another exciting year of speakers and walks for 2017. CLICK HERE FOR pdf of 2017 PROGRAM

PROGRAM 2017

FEBRUARY

27th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – A/Prof Stuart Khan: Living Rivers – management of water quality for recreational use of urban rivers

MARCH

2nd Thursday – Field day

Explore bushland parks in Georges R Council area. Leader: Graham Fry

27th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm - Dr Tony Wilkins (News Corp) Environmental newspaper production. Hear all about it!

APRIL

2nd Sunday – Field day – Heathcote to Waterfall -10 km walk with plenty of swimming holes. Leader: Kim Wagstaff

24th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – Film director Gregory Miller presents “Cultivating Murder” dedicated to OEH Officer Glen Turner RIP

30th Sunday – Field day – Maroubra Headland – explore coastal scenery of the Eastern Suburbs. Leader: Julian Sheen

MAY

22nd Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – Author Ann Mcleod: “The life of Marie Byles” – pioneering feminist environmentalist & lawyer

JUNE

4th Sunday – Field day – Jibbon Head – whale watching walk.Leader: Graham Fry

26th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm -Dorothy Luther elaborates on holding back the concrete – urban bush projects in Sydney’s south 30th Friday – Field day – Centennial Park – easy walk in The Labyrinth & swamplands. Leader: Vicki Bolling

JULY

24th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm -  Graham Lalchere treks a WWII battleground in PNG following in his father’s footsteps

29th Sunday – Field day  – Coogee to Bondi via the historic Waverley Cemetery. Leader: Sue de Beuzeville

AUGUST

15thTuesday- Field day

Sheldon Park, Turramurra – Blue Gum High Forest and spring gardens. Leader: Liz Cameron

28th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – Monica & Phillip Moore take us on a rafting trip down the iconic Franklin River

29th Tuesday- Field day – Spring walk in Royal Botanic Gardens.- Leader: Amanda Gibson

SEPTEMBER

10th Sunday – Field day  – Benowie Track – Thornleigh to Hornsby. Leader: Adrian Buzo

25th Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – Mystery guest. To be confirmed in March (stay tuned folks)

OCTOBER

23rd Monday Meeting – 7.30pm – Jim Vickery explains the Murray Darling Plan – ensuring a sustainable future for the river system?

27th/29th Weekend – Field trip – South Coast walks centered on Kioloa.Leader: Deb Andrew

NOVEMBER

26th Sunday – Field day – Rivercat to Parramatta, explore historic buildings and parks. Leader: Sue de Beuzeville

27th Monday Meeting & Social Supper – 7.30pm,  Alan Fairley stands out as a tourist in Iran

DECEMBER

4th Monday – Christmas Picnic in Oatley Park

PROGRAM 2018

FEBRUARY

5th AGM – 7.30pm – Followed by members’ photos & supper