Upcoming Events


 Events and Meeting Dates – 2022/2023

Saturday 11 February 2023 – Our first meeting for 2023.  Richard Bull from the Richmond Birdwing Conservation Network will be our guest speaker.  Richard will update us on the progress of the project and in particular the advancement of the corridors of the Richmond Birdwing Vines around Brisbane and surrounding areas.  The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the Karawatha Forest Discovery Centre, commencing at 10.00am.  As per usual morning tea will be available.  Updated information will be supplied in the new year. 


SUMMER EXCURSIONS/SURVEYS PROGRAMME (subject to change if weather unsuitable}

  • Saturday 21 January, Dutton Park host plant garden, further instructions and directions to be advised. 
  • Saturday 4 February, Samford ECO Corridor, situated behind the car park at the Samford Bowls Club.  We will meet in the carpark at 9.30am.  Easy walking track.  Please wear suitable footwear, bring water and your butterfly net if you have one, an ID clear bottle would be hand.  Toilets facilities available. Please register your attendance with the Secretary: moc.liamg@ciobyraterces.  Peter Storer a BOIC member and the Co-ordinator of the ECO Corridor project will be our Host.
  • Saturday 25 February, Boondall Wetlands, butterfly and other invertebrates survey, meet outside the Discovery Centre at 10.00am.  The walking track is a flat defined gravel track.  Further instructions and directions to be advised


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