|". . . 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 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 14th - Meeting Speaker: Ed McNabb "Whoo is calling?"
Saturday 24th - Flinders Back Beach/Mushroom Reef Leader: Jack Airey Meet at 10.30am at Flinders Back Beach off Golf Links Road in the second car park. Toilets available. (Melways 261 K10)
Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th - RFNC Autumn Camp-out to Kilcunda Leaders: Alan & Hazel Veevers
Wednesday 14th - Meeting Speaker: Dr. Kath Handasyde "The ecology and behaviour of two of Australia's most extraordinary mammals - the platypus and the echidna"
Wednesday 11th - Meeting Speaker – Sapphire McMullan-Fisher “Fabulous fungi & what they are doing in our bushlands”.
Sunday 15th - Jumping Creek Reserve Leader: Sapphire McMullan-Fisher (Alison and Peter Rogers) Meet at 10am in the Sandy Bay carpark. (Melways 24 A10)
Friday 27th to Sunday 29th - SEANA Autumn Camp-out to Badger Creek Hosted by Field Naturalists Club of Victoria