". . . to further the study of Natural History in all its branches"

Metallic Shield Bug White-necked Heron Rickenella fibula

November 2017
Wednesday 8th - Meeting
Speaker: David Hewitt
“A glimpse of the Red Centre”
Saturday 11th - Excursion
Crib Point
Leaders: Peninsula FNC
Meet 10:00 am at Lorimer St, Crib Point (corner of Bay St).
Lunch at Woolleys Beach. Toilets and picnic tables.
(Melways 165 C12)
December 2017
Wednesday 13th - Meeting
Speaker: Warwick Dilley
"Stuck in the Web"
Followed by our end of year supper - please bring a plate to share.
No excursion this month. Merry Christmas to all.
January 2018
Wednesday 10th - Outdoor Meeting - Yarran Dheran Nature Reserve
1 Ashburton Dr, Mitcham. Bring picnic tea, mealtime 6.00pm, meeting to follow.
NOTE: 4:30pm a walk will be available.
Leader: Roger Needham
(Melways 49 B6)
Saturday 13th - Excursion
Jells Park
Leaders: Eleanor and Warwick Dilley
Meet at 10.00 am in the Jells Park East car park, at the furthest eastern end of Waverley Road.
(Melways 72 A6)
February 2018
Wednesday 14th - Meeting
Speaker: Ed McNabb
"Whoo is calling?"
Saturday 24th - Excursion
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)
March 2018
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"
April 2018
Wednesday 11th - Meeting
Speaker – Sapphire McMullan-Fisher
“Fabulous fungi & what they are doing in our bushlands”.
Sunday 15th - Excursion
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
Details from website or Eleanor Dilley.