Meetings are held in the Brunswick Room, Merthyr Road Uniting Church, 52 Merthyr Road, New Farm on the first Thursday of each month except January unless otherwise specified. Doors open at 7:15 pm and the meetings start at 7:30 pm with any notices or other business. A short talk is followed by the main address. Questions are invited following both talks. Supper is provided after the meeting and a $2 donation is requested to assist with the cost of refreshments and hire of the venue.

Meetings for 2018

2 August 2018

Short talk - Emma Lindsay: Australian Birds. Emma, a contemporary artist, will talk about studio research undertaken for her Extinction Project (2016) on extinct Australian bird specimens and her most recent exhibiton project for Artspace Mackay's Great Barrier Reef | Anthropocene Project. Emma will take us on a photographic journey and recount stories regarding specimens and live birds she encountered and painted between 2012-2017.

Long talk - Richard Noske: From the bottom of the world to the equator in 30 days - high octane birding in South America. Three months ago Richard shamelessly exploited his non-birding son's wish to have a holiday in South America to tick off some special birds. These included flamingos in Bolivia, penguins and swans in Patagonia, and the Umbrellabird in Ecuador, not to menton a plethora of hummingbirds. A puma capped it all off splendidly!

6 September 2018

4 October 2018

1 November 2018

6 December 2018 (AGM)

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