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 Events and Meeting Dates – 2023


Saturday 12 August, General Meeting is to be held at the Mitchelton Library, commencing at 10.00am.  Morning tea will be served.  Guest speaker to be announced in the near future. 

Please use the sliding door into the meeting room from the Heliopolis Parade entrance.  Please don’t enter via the Library.  

Saturday 11 November, General Meeting is to be helad at the Karawatha Discovery Centre, Karawatha Forest, 47 Acacia Road, Karawatha. Commencing at 10.00am.

Guest Speaker: Dr John Moss, BOIC member.  The title of John’s talk will be “Introduction of Moths of SE Queensland”. 

More details closer to the date.

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

Tenatitive plans for a trip (early Spring) to Mountain Tamborine to revisit the Shelf Project.  To look at the advancemnet of the project and the growth of the Richmond Birdwing vines.  This project has been undertaken by the local Landcare Group.


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