Events

Fauna at Five Corners - Inverell

Sun 04/03/2018
SUNDAY 4TH MARCH 9.00am start   Introduction to fauna surveys by zoologist, environmental educator Alex Dudley   Guest: Citizen Scientist and peacock spider researcher Stuart Harris will talk on observational techniques   Plus an... more details

Science Wall and Talk Morning - Inverell

Mon 05/03/2018
5 Corners - 9:00am - 12:00pm What will be going on.... How do you become a citizen scientistHow to assist researchersPeacock spiders and how to observe them   What you will need to bring...Your morning tea, hat, sunscreen, drink bottle, sens... more details

Maratus - Documentary Screening

Mon 05/03/2018
The evening will feature a screening of the short film festival documentary "Maratus". A story of an enthusiastic citzen scientist, Stuart Harris, who dicovered a previosuly undiscovered spider near Canberra. Stuart will be our guest for the evening... more details

ABARES Outlook 2018, Canberra

Tue 06/03/2018 - Wed 07/03/2018
Registrations are now open for Outlook 2018 - the premier information and networking forum for stakeholders in agriculture and economics.  With 15 sessions over two days, access to more than 60 expert speakers and leading analysis, ABARES Outlo... more details

WEBINAR - Managing giant rat's tail grass and other weedy grasses in pasture: learning the latest from Florida.

Tue 06/03/2018
Time: 12.30 pm - 1.30 pm AEST Professor Brent Sellers (Pasture weed specialist) University of Florida will discuss how producers manage smutgrass, a relative of giant rat's tail grass, in sown tropical pastures in the U.S. Brent is on a st... more details

WEBINAR - Beef Bulls - measuring and mitigating the risks of failure

Wed 07/03/2018
About the webinar: Most bulls can get a cow pregnant. But we expect bulls to achieve lots of pregnancies in a relatively short period. Many injuries, diseases, congenital abnormalities, nutrition and management issues can interfere with our expectat... more details

Walk on the Wide Side with Alex Dudley

Sat 17/03/2018
Under the guidance of environmental expert Alex Dudley, we will be exploring Wattlebend to identify a wide variety of native animals and learn ways to monitor so we can tell if our farmingpractices are helping improve the conservation of wildlif... more details

VPT & CPE Training, Glen Innes

Thu 03/05/2018
The Vertebrate Pest and Canid Pest Ejector (CPE) Training course covers: 1080/Pindone handling use of Canid Pest Ejectors baiting techniques toxicity storage transport requirements legislation WH&S The accreditation is valid for 5 ye... more details

VPT & CPE Training, Glen Innes

Tue 14/08/2018
The Vertebrate Pest and Canid Pest Ejector (CPE) Training course covers: 1080/Pindone handling use of Canid Pest Ejectors baiting techniques toxicity storage transport requirements legislation WH&S The accreditation is valid for 5 ye... more details

National Threatened Species Day

Fri 07/09/2018
In 1996, on the sixtieth anniversary of the last Tasmanian tiger's death, 7 September was declared 'National Threatened Species Day' — a time to reflect on what happened to the thylacine and how similar fates could await other native ... more details

Australian Regional Development Conference, Tweed Heads

Mon 17/09/2018 - Tue 18/09/2018
TWIN TOWNS SERVICES CLUB, TWEED HEADS - NSW   The Australian Regional Development Conference focuses on the advancement of economic and social outcomes for Regional Australia – Economic, Planning, Infrastructure, Environment and Com... more details

VPT & CPE Training, Glen Innes

Tue 13/11/2018
The Vertebrate Pest and Canid Pest Ejector (CPE) Training course covers: 1080/Pindone handling use of Canid Pest Ejectors baiting techniques toxicity storage transport requirements legislation WH&S The accreditation is valid for 5 ye... more details