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Activities Calendar

07 - 13 August, 2017
08 August

    Caboolture Daytime Branch


    August Meeting - 9.30am at Col Fisher Park, Bribie Island (UBD Map 52:J1). After meeting – walk at White Patch (National Park entrance) (UBD Map 42:C14). BYO morning tea/lunch. 

    Caboolture Daytime branch meets on the second Tuesday of each month at a different venue each time. Check our events calendar for details.  

    Meetings commence at 9.30 am and conclude at 2.30 pm. Please bring your morning tea, lunch and a  chair.  Wear sensible walking shoes, hat and insect repellent. 


    Ipswich Branch


    Native Plants Queensland's Ipswich branch meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month (except January). We meet at the Environmental Education Centre, Queens Park, Ipswich.  Meetings start at 6:30pm, after which we welcome a guest speaker to give a talk starting at 7.30pm. 

09 August

    Innisfail Branch


    Innisfail branch meets at 4pm on the second Wednesday of each month at 1 Stitt Street (the Backyard Blitz site), Innisfail. 


    Townsville Branch


    Townsville branch meetings are held at 7:30pm on the second Wednesday of the month.  We meet at the Annandale Community Centre, rear of Ann­an­dale Central Shopping Centre, University Road, Townsville.


11 August

    Brisbane Daytime Branch


    August Meeting - 9.30am at Mt French National Park Lookout, Mt French Road near Boonah. Turn left at the Boonah Soccer Club into Yeates Ave, then right into Mt French Road. and follow sign to lookout. Lunch may be at Wyaralong Dam Recreational Facility, address: Beaudesert-Boonah Road, Bromelton QLD 4285 

    Brisbane Daytime branch meets at a different venue around the Brisbane area each month.  We meet on the 2nd Friday of every month, except for January. We start with morning tea at 9:30am, followed by a meeting and discussion at 10am.  Please bring your morning tea, lunch and a chair and wear a hat and sensible walking shoes.  Vistitors are welcome.


    Warwick Branch


    Warwick branch meets at 7:30pm on the second Friday of the month.  Meetings are held at the Lighthouse Centre, 37 Guy Street, Warwick. Excursions are held on the Saturday of the week following monthly meeting. See our events calendar for details.

13 August

    Sunshine Coast Branch


    Meeting – 9.00am at Bobbie Sattler Reserve, Caloundra – walk in the wildflowers led by Conor Jenkins. Contact npscevents@gmail.com for details or visit website www.npqsuncoast.org. 

    Native Plants Queensland's Sunshine Coast Branch meet for 2-3 hours at 2pm on the second Sunday of each month except January, but there are often other events and propagation days between regular meetings. Many of our meetings are excursions to explore some of the beautiful natural places in our region, usually led by an expert in the flora of that location. For further details of our upcoming program, see our website npqsuncoast.org


    Gladstone Branch


     Meeting  – 9.30am at  Beecher – bushland of Paula and Tom in Beecher. 

    Gladstone branch conducts monthly daytime excursions to areas of botanical interest in the Port Curtis Region. If you would like to attend an excursion, please notify the branch secretary, Ruth on 07 4972 1447. Participants are asked to bring a first-aid kit, food and drinking water and ensure that they have sufficient petrol for the day.

    Our excursions are for the purpose of

    • identifying and sharing knowledge of endemic species
    • collecting herbarium specimens for the Queensland Herbarium and the Tondoon Botanic Gardens Herbarium
    • collecting propagation material for the Tondoon Botanic Gardens nursery