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Jerrabomberra Wetlands

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2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
0426374821 www.jerrabomberrawetlands.org.au

Follow Dairy Rd past the two entrances of the Wetland Foreshores Development until you get to the gate and green mail box on the left halfway down Dairy Road. There is a sign saying Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices.

Contact: 0426 374 821

February 2016

Birds and Brunch

February 14, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$30

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group followed by a light breakfast. Age suitability: Over 12 years. Cost: $30 per person. You will need: sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle, binoculars (optional).

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Group

February 20, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you're at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Wetlands Discovery Tour

February 27, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come and join the Ranger for a tour of the Jerrabomberra Wetlands to learn about the wildlife, rich history and lots of other interesting topics. Age suitability: 8 and over. Cost: $10 per person. Meet at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices, 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick (follow Dairy Rd past the two entrances of the Wetland Foreshores Development until you get to the gate and green mail box on the left). Bookings essential.

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March 2016

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands

March 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you're at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices - follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Evening Presentation Series – World War 1 Training Trenches

March 8, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Come and hear the fascinating story of the recently discovered World War 1 training trenches at Jerrabomberra Wetlands, as told by historian Mark Butz, and archaeologist Tim Denham (Australian National University). Presentation (including questions) from 6pm-7pm followed by a light supper. Cost: Gold coin donation RSVP Essential - Lori Gould - 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

March 19, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you're at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices - follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Birds and Brunch

March 20, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$30

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group followed by a light breakfast. Age suitability: 12 and over. Maximum group size:12.

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April 2016

World War 1 Training Trenches – Heritage Week Guided Tours

April 2, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Come and join history writer Mark Butz for an interesting and very detailed tour of the recently discovered World War 1 training trenches at Jerrabomberra Wetlands followed by a delicious lunch. Best suited to people aged 12 and over. Tours leave from Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices, 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick.

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

April 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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World War 1 Training Trenches – Heritage Week Guided Tours

April 7, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Come and join history writer Mark Butz for an interesting and very detailed tour of the recently discovered World War 1 training trenches at Jerrabomberra Wetlands followed by a delicious lunch. Best suited to people aged 12 and over. Tours leave from Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices, 2 Dairy Rd Fyshwick.

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Evening Presentation Series – The Amazing World of Bats

April 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 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 Ingrid Singh from Wildlife ACT along to talk to us about both mega and micro bats. She may have a few surprises in store too. Presentation (including questions) from 6pm-7pm followed by a light supper. Cost: Gold coin donation RSVP Essential for catering: book directly (below) or contact Lori Gould – 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Bush and Waterbug Detectives

April 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$6

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

April 16, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Birds and Brunch

April 17, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$30

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group followed by a light breakfast. Age suitability: 12 and over. Maximum group size:12 Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices (go down Dairy Rd, past the Wetland Foreshores Development until you get to a green mailbox and sign on the left saying Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices). Enquiries: Lori Gould 0439 030 058

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Kids Bush Treasures

April 19, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$12

Take a walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger and along the way collect a variety of materials for you to make a brilliant masterpiece with back at the education centre. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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Kids Clay Sculpting Workshop

April 21, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$12

Take a short walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger for inspiration, and then get to work on your brilliant clay masterpiece. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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May 2016

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

May 3, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Mothers Day Wetlands Discovery Tour

May 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Treat Mum to a Mothers Day with a difference! Get the family together to enjoy a morning with nature, fresh air and a bit of exercise by going for a stroll around Jerrabomberra Wetlands with the Ranger. Why not bring a picnic lunch and make a day of it. Tea, coffee and light refreshments provided. All Mums receive a special gift.

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Evening Presentation Series – Hydro-Geology of Jerrabomberra Wetlands

May 10, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Ever wondered about the hydrology and geology of Jerrabomberra Wetlands and how it came to be the interesting place it is today? Well wonder no more! Renowned expert in the field, Ian Lawrence, will be along to tell us all about it. Presentation (including questions) from 6pm-7pm followed by a light supper. Cost: Gold coin donation RSVP Essential below or contact Lori Gould – 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

May 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia

The "Young Rangers Club" is a new initiative aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould…

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

May 21, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Sunday Morning Bird Walk and Talk

May 22, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group. Age suitability: 12 and over. Maximum group size:12. Tea, coffee and light refreshments provided.

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Birdwatching for Beginners

May 28, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Struggling with your bird identification? Always hearing bird calls and never know what you're listening to? Never quite getting your binoculars to adjust to the right settings? Then this short course with Canberra Ornithologists Group is for you! Join us for a session on the basics of birdwatching, followed by a walk around the Wetlands to put your now-found knowledge into practice. Morning tea provided. Note that the group will be divided into smaller groups for the walk, each with a bird expert. Please…

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June 2016

World Environment Day Wetlands Discovery Tour CANCELLED DUE TO WET WEATHER FORECAST

June 5, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Get the family together to enjoy a morning with nature, fresh air and a bit of exercise by going for a stroll around Jerrabomberra Wetlands with the Ranger. Learn about the unique environment that makes up the Wetlands and see how many birds and other animals you can spot. Meeting place is Dairy Rd Fyshwick, past the Wetland Foreshores Development (entrances 1 and 2), through the traffic calming devices until you get to a green mail box, gate and sign on your left saying…

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

June 7, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Evening Presentation Series – Jerrabomberra Wetlands Past, Present and Future

June 14, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Come and hear the intriguing story of the Jerrabomberra Wetlands - from development and flooding, birds and wildlife, and everything through to the World War 1 training trenches! Mike Braysher will lead us through how we got to where we are now, and where we are heading in the future. Presentation (including questions) from 6pm-7pm followed by a light supper. Cost: Gold coin donation RSVP Essential for catering: book directly (below) or contact Lori Gould – 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

June 18, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

June 19, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is a new initiative aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Kids are welcome to come along…

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Indigenous Cultural Tour and Bush Tucker Feast – Cancelled

June 26, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come out and enjoy an informative cultural tour around the Wetlands with well known Indigenous interpreter, Adrian Brown. Following this we will cook up some bush tucker and prepare a yummy feast for lunch. Meeting place is at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices. Follow Dairy Rd past the two entrances to the Wetland Foreshores development, through the traffic calming devices until you get to a green mail box on your left and sign that says Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices. Enquiries to Lori Gould…

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July 2016

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

July 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

July 16, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

July 17, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is a new initiative aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Kids are welcome to come along…

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August 2016

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

August 2, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Evening Presentation Series – Welcome Back Snipe

August 9, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Welcome Back Latham's Snipe! We will be celebrating the return of the Latham's Snipe to Jerrabomberra Wetlands, which flies all the way from Japan to Eastern Australia for the summer. We will start by learning about Latham's Snipe and their movements across the ACT with Ryl Parker from University of Canberra, who studied them as part of her Honours thesis. We will then hear from experts Alison Russell-French and Doug Watkins about the East Asian-Australasian Flyway in relation to the…

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Birds and Brunch

August 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$30

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group, followed by a light breakfast. Age suitability: 12 and over. Maximum group size:12.

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

August 20, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

August 21, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is a new initiative aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Kids are welcome to come along…

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‘Drawing Birds’ Art Class with Wildlife and Botanical Artists

August 28, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Come along and let the experts from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA) teach you how to draw birds. No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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September 2016

Birds and Brunch – Cancelled due to wet weather forecast! Next Date 2nd October!

September 4, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$30

Come and discover the special birds of Jerrabomberra Wetlands with an expert from Canberra Ornithologists Group, followed by a light breakfast. Age suitability: 12 and over. Maximum group size:12. WILL BE RUN AGAIN ON 2ND OCTOBER

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

September 6, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Wetlands Discovery Tour

September 11, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Get the family together to enjoy a morning with nature, fresh air and a bit of exercise by going for a stroll around Jerrabomberra Wetlands with the Ranger to find out more about this gem in the middle of Canberra. Why not bring a picnic lunch and make a day of it. Tea, coffee and light refreshments provided.

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Evening Presentation Series – Fish in the Jerrabomberra Wetlands

September 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Fish expert, Jim Barrett (University of Canberra), will talk about fish in the Wetlands (both native and introduced) and  fill us in on techniques that have been used across the Murray-Darling Basin to rehabilitate native fish populations and undertake Carp control. He will also provide information on managing fish in the Wetlands into the future. Presentation (including questions) from 6pm-7pm followed by a light supper. Cost: Gold coin donation RSVP Essential below or contact Lori Gould – 0439 030 058 or e-mail to lori.gould@woodlandsandwetlands.org.au

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

September 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Birdwatching For Beginners

September 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Struggling with your bird identification? Always hearing bird calls and never know what you’re listening to? Never quite getting your binoculars to adjust to the right settings? Then this short course with Canberra Ornithologists Group is for you! Join us for a session on the basics of birdwatching, followed by a walk around the Wetlands to put your now-found knowledge into practice. Morning tea provided. Note that the group will be divided into smaller groups for the walk, each with a bird expert. Please…

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Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

September 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Frogwatch Training

September 22, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come along and learn how to survey for frogs with Frogwatch experts. The evening will start with an introductory seminar which will be held from 6.00pm – 7.15pm, followed by a practical session from 7.15pm – 8.30pm in the form of an easy walk around the Wetlands to put new found theory into practice. A light supper will be provided. Note: You can attend one session or both, however it is highly recommended that the seminar is undertaken if you haven’t done Frogwatch before.

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School Holiday Program: Bush and Waterbug Detectives

September 28, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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School Holiday Program: Bush Treasures

September 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger and along the way collect a variety of materials for you to make a brilliant masterpiece with back at the education centre. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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October 2016

Frogwatch Training

October 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come along and learn how to survey for frogs with Frogwatch experts. The evening will start with an introductory seminar which will be held from 6.00pm - 7.15pm, followed by a practical session from 7.15pm - 8.30pm in the form of an easy walk around the Wetlands to put new found theory into practice. A light supper will be provided. Note: You can attend one session or both, however it is highly recommended that the seminar is undertaken if you haven't done Frogwatch before.

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

October 4, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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School Holiday Program: Clay Sculpting Workshop

October 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a short walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger for inspiration, and then get to work on your brilliant clay masterpiece. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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eBird Training

October 8, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Free

Join Canberra Ornithologist's Group for an introduction to using eBird, which is a real-time, online checklist program for birdwatchers. When you do a survey, you can record all the birds you see onto eBird, and add to a global list of birds specific to thousands of different locations. You can also access information about birds at sites around the world as well.

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Bush Tucker Tour

October 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Have you ever wondered about native plant foods and medicine you can find in your local bushlands and wetlands? Come and join Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp, to learn about how these plants have been utilised by Aboriginal people for thousands of years. You will have a chance to explore the Wetlands from an Indigenous perspective, as well as taste, touch and smell a variety of bush tucker. Morning tea included.

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Frogwatch Training EXTRA SESSION DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND

October 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come along and learn how to survey for frogs with Frogwatch experts. The evening will start with an introductory seminar which will be held from 6.00pm – 7.15pm, followed by a practical session from 7.15pm – 8.30pm in the form of an easy walk around the Wetlands to put new found theory into practice. A light supper will be provided. Note: You can attend one session or both, however it is highly recommended that the seminar is undertaken if you haven’t done Frogwatch before.

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

October 15, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

October 16, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Botanical Drawing Art Class

October 23, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come and learn to draw plants with the Wildlife and Botanical Artists! This short course is designed for beginners who want to learn the basics of botanical art. Morning tea and drawing materials provided.

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November 2016

Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

November 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Bush Tucker Talk and Tour

November 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Come and join us for an exciting morning with Wiradjuri man Adam Shipp, who will show us a range of different plants found around the region and thier use as food and medicine by the traditional owners of the land. Adam will also take us on a tour of the Wetlands and you will get to sample a range of bush tucker. Morning tea is provided.  

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

November 19, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

November 19, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. NOTE: NOVEMBER'S ACTIVITY IS A SPECIAL EVENT - A…

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Birdwatching for Beginners

November 26, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$35

Struggling with your bird identification? Always hearing bird calls and never know what you’re listening to? Never quite getting your binoculars to adjust to the right settings? Then this short course with Canberra Ornithologists Group is for you! Join us for a session on the basics of birdwatching, followed by a walk around the Wetlands to put your now-found knowledge into practice. Morning tea provided. Please bring binoculars if you have them.

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‘Drawing Birds’ Art Class with Wildlife and Botanical Artists

November 27, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come along and let the experts from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA) teach you how to draw birds. No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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December 2016

Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

December 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

December 17, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

December 17, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. NOTE: DECEMBER’S ACTIVITY IS ON SATURDAY 17TH NOT THE…

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Turtle Day

December 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$20

Come and learn all about the amazing world of turtles with experts from the Institute for Applied Ecology, University of Canberra. In the morning you will help us to survey the turtle populations at the Wetlands, followed by lunch (provided) and a comprehensive talk by our very own local turtle extraordinaire, Bruno Ferronato. Book early as places are strictly limited.

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January 2017

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

January 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Drawing Birds

January 8, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come along and learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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School Holiday Program Bush and Waterbug Detectives

January 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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School Holiday Program – Bush Treasures

January 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8 Sold out

Take a walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger and along the way collect a variety of materials for you to make a brilliant masterpiece with back at the education centre. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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School Holiday Program – Clay Sculpting

January 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a short walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger for inspiration, and then get to work on your brilliant clay masterpiece. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

January 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands Working Party

January 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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School Holiday Program – Bush and Waterbug Detectives

January 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided

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School Holiday Program – Bush Treasures

January 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger and along the way collect a variety of materials for you to make a brilliant masterpiece with back at the education centre. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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February 2017

WORLD WETLANDS OPEN DAY

February 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Jerrabomberra Wetlands are hosting an exciting and fun-filled open day to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2017. There will be a huge variety of stalls and activities for the whole family including ranger guided walks, children's activities, reptile displays, art exhibitions, Indigenous cultural activities, food and lots lots more. World Wetlands Day is celebrated internationally each year on 2 February. It marks the anniversary of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Convention) in Ramsar, Iran, on 2…

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

February 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

February 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Drawing Birds with Peter Marsack

February 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come along and learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerra Wetlands

February 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Twilight Spider Walk

February 25, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15

Come along and discover the fantastic world of spiders with Millie, our resident spider expert! After learning lots of spider fun facts, we go off into the night to see how many different types we can find! You will be surprised at just how many spiders you share your life with! Suitable for ages 5 and up.

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March 2017

Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

March 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia

Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Drawing Birds with Illustrator Peter Marsack

March 11, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come along and learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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Friends of Jerra Working Party

March 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerra Wetlands

March 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Jerrabomberra Wetlands Walking Tour

March 20, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$10

Come and celebrate the inaugural “Canberra Walk and Ride Week” by going on a tour of the Wetlands with the Ranger. You will learn all about the rich history of the Wetlands, the amazing array of wildlife and all the other interesting things that that Wetlands have to offer, while getting out and enjoying the sunshine and fresh air.

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April 2017

Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

April 4, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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Bird Walk and Talk

April 9, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 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 Ornithologist Group (COG) expert to learn more about the amazing array of birdlife we have right here in the middle of Canberra! You never know what you might find! Group size limited to 12.

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Bush and Waterbug Detectives (School Holiday Program)

April 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Light healthy refreshments provided.

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Bush Treasures (School Holiday Program)

April 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger and along the way collect a variety of materials for you to make a brilliant masterpiece with back at the education centre. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

April 15, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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ACT Young Rangers Club @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands

April 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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The “Young Rangers Club” is aimed at young nature enthusiasts between the ages of 8 and 15 who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the natural environment. The Club gets together on the third Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm to explore a variety of nature-based topics with local experts. An annual membership fee of $55 includes attendance to all monthly activities and a welcome pack to help get started. Please direct enquiries to Lori Gould on 0439 030…

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Bush and Waterbug Detectives (School Holiday Program)

April 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Put on your detectives hat, engage your senses and take an easy walk with the Ranger to discover what animals live at the Jerrabomberra Wetlands by piecing together all the clues. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Light healthy refreshments provided.

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Clay Sculpting for Children (School Holiday Program)

April 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$8

Take a short walk around the Wetlands with the Ranger for inspiration, and then get to work on your brilliant clay masterpiece. Age suitability: 5-13. Kids will need sturdy shoes, hat, water bottle and be accompanied by an adult (no cost for adults). Some light healthy refreshments will be provided.

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World War 1 Trench Tour (Canberra and Region Heritage Festival Event)

April 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15 – $90

Take a step back in time and re-live the experiences of our World War 1 soldiers from Duntroon Trench Warfare and Bombing School, by taking a tour of the site of Canberra's historic World War 1 training trenches with local history writer and fantastic interpreter, Mark Butz. One not to be missed!

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World War 1 Trench Tour (Canberra and Region Heritage Festival Event)

April 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15 – $90

Take a step back in time and re-live the experiences of our World War 1 soldiers from Duntroon Trench Warfare and Bombing School, by taking a tour of the site of Canberra's historic World War 1 training trenches with local history writer and fantastic interpreter, Mark Butz. One not to be missed!

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Drawing Birds with Illustrator Peter Marsack

April 23, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$45

Come along and learn how to draw birds with renowned illustrator, Peter Marsack from the Wildlife and Botanical Artists (WABA). No drawing experience necessary. All materials and morning tea is included in the price. Maximum group size 12. Best suited to those aged 12 years and over.

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World War 1 Trench Tour (Canberra and Region Heritage Festival Event)

April 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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$15 – $90

Take a step back in time and re-live the experiences of our World War 1 soldiers from Duntroon Trench Warfare and Bombing School, by taking a tour of the site of Canberra's historic World War 1 training trenches with local history writer and fantastic interpreter, Mark Butz. One not to be missed!

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May 2017

Friends of Jerra Wetlands Working Party

May 2, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands, 2 Dairy Road
Fyshwick, ACT 2609 Australia
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Friends of Jerrabomberra Wetlands meet on the first Tuesday and third Saturday of every month and undertake a variety of activities including planting, fauna surveys, weeding, feral animal management among other things. Come and join like minded people, have fun acting locally, get some Vitamin D and sneak in some bird watching while you’re at it. Meet at Jerrabomberra Wetlands Offices – follow Dairy Rd along past the two entrances of the Wetlands Foreshores Development until you get to the…

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