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April 2018

Drawing Birds with Peter Marsack

April 29 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). Join us for a walk around Kelly’s swamp birdwatching then come back to base and implement your new found skills. No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price – but bring binoculars if you have them. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past…

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May 2018

Evening Presentation – The Amazing World of Bats.

May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Come and help to celebrate Bat Week and hear about those wonderfully elusive creatures of the night! We are very lucky to have our in house bat experts: Ingrid Singh, Belinda Wilson and Alana Wade along to talk to us about both mega and micro bats. Cost: Gold coin donation. RSVP (essential) book directly below or contact Lori Gould – 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Birds ‘n’ Brews

May 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Capital Brewing Co., Building 3, 1 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$40

Join the two movements sweeping the nation – birding and craft beer. Smack bang in the heart of Canberra – Jerrabomberra Wetlands is an oasis for native birds and a perfect place to get your twitch on! And now we’re combining two of our favourite things: birds and beer. Meet up with your friendly guide at our neighbour’s place, Capital Brewing Co, before heading into the wetlands to uncover a world of feathers. We finish back at the brewery to…

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Mother’s Day Bird Walk

May 13 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15

Join us on Mother's Day and take an easy walk around the Wetlands with a Canberra bird expert to learn more about the amazing array of bird life we have right here in the middle of Canberra! With 136 bird species recorded at the Wetlands, you never know what you might find! Tour suitable for adults and kids. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until you get to a…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

In recognition to Reconciliation and National Sorry Days we are teaming up with 2 local Indigenous Businesses.  Ngunnawal man Richie Allen from Traditional Owners along with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp's Yurbay Consulting.  Bring the whole family along to experience how to throw a boomerang, paint a boomerang and learn our local bush tucker. With our foraged foods we will make a bush salad to go with our lunch. Enjoy stories, history, knowledge and food in honour of Reconciliation Day. This event is by RSVP…

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Drawing Birds with Peter Marsack

May 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). Join us for a walk around Kelly’s swamp birdwatching then come back to base and implement your new found skills. No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price – but bring binoculars if you have them. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

In recognition to Reconciliation and National Sorry Days we are teaming up with 2 local Indigenous Businesses.  Ngunnawal man Richie Allen from Traditional Owners along with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp's Yurbay Consulting.  Bring the whole family along to experience how to throw a boomerang, paint a boomerang and learn our local bush tucker. With our foraged foods we will make a bush salad to go with our lunch. Enjoy stories, history, knowledge and food in honour of Reconciliation Day. This event is by RSVP…

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Bush Tucker and Boomerangs

May 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

In recognition to Reconciliation and National Sorry Days we are teaming up with 2 local Indigenous Businesses.  Ngunnawal man Richie Allen from Traditional Owners along with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp's Yurbay Consulting.  Bring the whole family along to experience how to throw a boomerang, paint a boomerang and learn our local bush tucker. With our foraged foods we will make a bush salad to go with our lunch. Enjoy stories, history, knowledge and food in honour of Reconciliation Day. This event is by RSVP…

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June 2018

Arachnid Adventures

June 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15

Come along and discover the fantastic world of spiders. Join spider expert Andrew and learn fun spider facts as we trek into the night to see how many different species we can find! You might be lucky enough to meet some pet spiders. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until you get to a green mail box, gate and sign on your left saying Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices. Suitable for ages…

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Bird Walk and Talk

June 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15

Come along and take an easy walk around the Wetlands with a Canberra bird expert to learn more about the amazing array of bird life we have right here in the middle of Canberra! With 136 bird species recorded at the Wetlands, you never know what you might find! Tour suitable for adults and kids. Meeting place is 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development, through the traffic calming devices until you get to a green mail box,…

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