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Events in November 2019
Goulburn Broken Waterwatch are hosting an introductory workshop on identifying and sampling waterbugs!
The workshop is held by John Gooderham of Waterbug Blitz and runs from 10-3pm on Wednesday 6th November at the Yea Wetlands. This session is perfect for both beginners or people wanting to refresh their skills on sampling techniques and identifying bugs using The Waterbug App.
RSVP is essential as there are limited spots available. On the day please bring along the following -
A folding chair
Water and snacks (Lunch is provided but please bring along any other food you would like and all drinks) – please let me know any dietary requirements when you RSVP
Hat, sunscreen, insect repellent,
Gumboot or waders
Your smart phone with the free “The Waterbug App” downloaded and signed in.
Please RSVP by 31st October 2019 to email@example.com
Location: Y Water Discovery Centre, Yea Wetlands, VIC
Contact: Goulburn Broken Waterwatch | Phone: 03 5797 4410
Thursday 7th | Waterbug Blitz Workshop at Mullinmur Wetland, Wangaratta, VIC
The communityy are welcome to participate in Waterbug Blitz workshop at Wangaratta to learn all about waterbugs - how to collect, identify and record a sample for the National Waterbug Blitz. For more details and bookings please contact Vanessa Thompson at Rural City of Wangaratta, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Mullinmur Wetland, Wangaratta
Contact: Rural City of Wangaratta | Phone: email@example.com
Friday 8th | Waterbug Blitz workshop at Bright, VIC
The community are welcome to participate in Waterbug Blitz workshop at Bright to learn all about waterbugs - how to collect, identify and record a sample for the National Waterbug Blitz. For more details and bookings please contact Kathie LeBusque at Petaurus Education Group, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: TBC, Bright, VIC
Contact: Petaurus Education Group | Phone: email@example.com
COME AND LEARN ABOUT OUR
AMAZING WATER BUGS
FREE WORKSHOP THIS NOVEMBER
at Cotter Avenue, below the Cotter Dam
Upper Murrumbidgee Waterwatch and the
Canberra Angler’s Association will be hosting a
free workshop this November with the National
Waterbug Blitz team.
Anyone who is keen to learn how to collect and
identify waterbugs can join in the workshops. You
may wish to apply your new skills by joining
Waterwatch staff on a Spring Waterbug survey or
you may wish to conduct your own survey as part
of the broader National Waterbug Blitz. No prior
experience is necessary and experts will be on
hand to answer all your questions.
Things to bring along on the day:
- BYO lunch, morning/afternoon tea.
- Hat, water, sunscreen
- Gumboots or waders (if you wish to learn how to
sample for bugs)
- Your smart phone with The Waterbug App
downloaded to it – Google Play or iTunes App Store
Location: Cotter Avenue, below the Cotter Dam, Canberra, ACT
Contact: ACT Waterwatch