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1 week ago
Photos from Watergum's post

Wohoo! The first few people have already signed up for our Watergum Backyard BioBlitz - Celebrate Citizen Science Month running from the 1st of April till the 30th of April for the Gold Coast, Logan ... See more

2 weeks ago
Watergum Updates

Hi Watergum community! Seeing the current situation, we think this is a great opportunity to move our programs online and help all of you who are isolated at home to maintain your involvement with ... See more

Hi Watergum Community, Watergum is following COVID 19 safety protocols and cancelling all activities that involve groups of people. We have also closed our offices. However we think this is a great ... See more

2 weeks ago

WE NEED YOU! Did you know that you can still contribute to citizen science from your own home?

Do you live next to a creek, river and/or waterway? That is fantastic, you can help us map our local ... See more

3 weeks ago
Gold Coast Green Week

Unfortunately we have decided together with our friends at Gecko Environment Council that Gold Coast Green Week 2020 is now cancelled.

However, we are back in 2021! More updates at Gold Coast Green ... See more

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, we have decided to cancel our Gold Coast Green Week 2020 this year. This decision has not been taken lightly, we believe it is in the best interests of our community. ... See more

3 weeks ago
Native Plants Queensland- Gold Coast Branch

With potentially a situation like Italy coming to a suburb near you with home quarantine, you may have the time to start growing some edible Australian native plants. ... See more

3 weeks ago

Did you know that non-venomous Keelback snakes are not the only Australian species that can tolerate cane toad toxin? Our humble waterbugs have been observed as extremely successful cane toad spawn ... See more

3 weeks ago

Dear Watergum supporter,

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, we have decided to postpone all our Watergum events and survey until further notice. This decision has not been taken lightly, we believe it ... See more

3 weeks ago
Photos from Watergum's post

A massive thanks to the volunteers who came to our March seagrass surveys, we managed to survey both our Wavebreak Island sites despite the weather. We we be back in action in April to visit the rest ... See more

4 weeks ago

Unfortunately today's seagrass survey has been postponed due to wet weather, we will reschedule the survey in April. We are sorry for any inconvenience that this has caused, hopefully the weather is ... See more

4 weeks ago

This little fellow is an Ornate Burrowing Frog. This image was sent to us by one of our Cane Toad members who found many of these in his garden after the rain and mistakenly thought he had been ... See more