|". . . to further the study of Natural History in all its branches"|
Ringwood Field Naturalists Club Inc.Founded in 1961, the Ringwood Field Naturalists Club provides a friendly & informal meeting point for people to share and explore their interest in Australian Natural History.
The RFNC is hosting the 2017 SEANA Spring Camp-out at the Little DesertOctober 13th - 15th Click here for more informationThe Club caters to all areas of Natural History by having a varied programme. Our calendar showcases expert talks on a wide-range of topics and we have excursions and camp-outs across Victoria. Whatever you are interested in, whether it is enjoying walks in Victoria's wilderness areas, exploring the world of native orchids, photographing plants and wildlife or simply identifying the birds visiting your garden, the Ringwood Field Naturalists Club is sure to have something to offer. The Club has:
Wednesday 12th - Monthly Meeting Speaker: Prof. Robert King "Seaweeds and Sea grasses"
Sunday 16th - Werribee Gorge State Park Leaders: Graeme & Helen Fernandes Meet at 10.00am at the Quarry picnic area. (Vic Roads map 77 G4)
Sunday 30th - Field Care Day National Tree Planting Day with the Osborne Peninsula Landcare Group. Meet at Koornong Cres car park, Warrandyte. Bring tools, leather gloves, wear long trousers and sturdy boots. (Melways 23 J7)
Wednesday 9th - Monthly Meeting Speaker: Dr Kate Charlton Robb "The Burranan Dolphin"
Sunday 13th - Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium Visit Leader: Jason Caruso Meet just before 9.30am at The Aquarium, Cnr King & Flinders St Melbourne. Bookings essential (contact Alison) Special rate of $19.25 for a 2-hour guided tour of the Aquarium.