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August 2020

Seagrass Survey – South Stradbroke Island Site 2

August 18 @ 11:45 am - 3:45 pm
South Stradbroke Island, South Stradbroke Island, gold coast, QLD 4216
gold coast, 4216 AU
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Seagrass Survey - South Strabroke Island Seagrass is an important ecosystem engineer providing food and habitat for a diverse array of marine organisms, including turtles, dugongs and seahorses. Globally, seagrass is disappearing at an alarming rate and it is vital that we monitor its condition here on the Gold Coast! Watergum Seagrass is an established citizen science program in partnership with the City of Gold Coast, following globally standardised Seagrass-Watch scientific monitoring techniques. Have fun, meet new people and improve…

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Seagrass Survey – Wavebreak Site 3

August 19 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Wave Break Island, Wavebreak (WV3), Gold Coast, QLD
Gold Coast, AU
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Seagrass Survey Seagrass is an important ecosystem engineer providing food and habitat for a diverse array of marine organisms, including turtles, dugongs and seahorses. Globally, seagrass is disappearing at an alarming rate and it is vital that we monitor its condition here on the Gold Coast! Watergum Seagrass is an established citizen science program in partnership with the City of Gold Coast, following globally standardised Seagrass-Watch scientific monitoring techniques. Have fun, meet new people and improve your science skills by…

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PlatypusWatch Survey – Currumbin

August 22 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Currumbin, Currumbin, Currumbin, QLD 4223
Currumbin, 4223 AU
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Platypus survey PlatypusWatch - To register, please email [email protected] us bright and early on a platypus survey and help collect vital data concerning platypus populations. We'll warm you up with a nice breakfast afterwards. As a community, let’s work together to save one of the world’s most unique animals!Due to the popularity of PlatypusWatch, registrations must be completed by email. Please email [email protected] and get all the information for our surveys as well as the compulsory induction!

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PlatypusWatch Induction – Cedar Creek

August 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Cedar Creek Community Hall, 1 Chardon Bridge Road, Cedar Creek, QLD 4207
Cedar Creek, 4207 AU
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PlatypusWatch Induction for new surveyors If you would like to become a surveyor for PlatypusWatch, please email [email protected] to book a place on the mandatory induction. You have 2 chances to attend an induction before the surveys begin.Nerang Community Hall - 6:30PM - 8:00pm, Thursday 6th AugustCedar Creek Community Hall - 9:00AM - 10:30AM, Saturday 22nd August It is not possible to register through eventbrite, you must email [email protected]

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Platypus Kids Workshop

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cedar Creek Community Hall, 1 Chardon Bridge Road, Cedar Creek, QLD 4207
Cedar Creek, 4207 AU
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Platypus Kids Workshop We invite kids to join us for a fun-packed and interactive workshop where they will learn all about platypus and how they can help them to live safely and happily in our local rivers and creeks before getting stuck into some fun, platypus related activities! This is a hands-on session that we know kids (and parents!) will thoroughly enjoy. Sign up today, spaces are limited! Please make sure you are aware of the current covid-19 restrictionsFor more…

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PlatypusWatch Survey – Mudgeeraba

August 23 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Mudgeeraba, Mudgeeraba, Mudgeeraba, QLD 4213
Mudgeeraba, 4213 AU
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Platypus survey PlatypusWatch - To register, please email [email protected] us bright and early on a platypus survey and help collect vital data concerning platypus populations. We'll warm you up with a nice breakfast afterwards. As a community, let’s work together to save one of the world’s most unique animals!Due to the popularity of PlatypusWatch, registrations must be completed by email. Please email [email protected] and get all the information for our surveys as well as the compulsory induction!

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PlatypusWatch Survey – Albert River

August 29 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Albert River, Albert River, Logan, QLD 4207
Logan, 4207 AU
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Platypus survey PlatypusWatch - To register, please email [email protected] us bright and early on a platypus survey and help collect vital data concerning platypus populations. We'll warm you up with a nice breakfast afterwards. As a community, let’s work together to save one of the world’s most unique animals!Due to the popularity of PlatypusWatch, registrations must be completed by email. Please email [email protected] and get all the information for our surveys as well as the compulsory induction!

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Waterbugs – Logan

August 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Chardon Bridge Road, Chardon Bridge Road, Cedar Creek, QLD 4207
Cedar Creek, 4207 AU
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Water Quality Testing Learn how to assess the health of our waterways by foraging for waterbugs!You may not have noticed before, but our rivers and creeks are home to hundreds of different species of waterbugs! Some of these waterbugs are very sensitive to pollution and so through their presence or absence, we are able to determine whether a particular waterway is healthy or not. The data collected is nationally recognised and is shared with our local councils to provide up…

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September 2020

PlatypusWatch Survey – Nerang

September 12 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Numinbah Valley, Numinbah, Numinbah Valley, QLD 4211
Numinbah Valley, 4211 AU
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Platypus survey PlatypusWatch - To register, please email [email protected] us bright and early on a platypus survey and help collect vital data concerning platypus populations. We'll warm you up with a nice breakfast afterwards. As a community, let’s work together to save one of the world’s most unique animals!Due to the popularity of PlatypusWatch, registrations must be completed by email. Please email [email protected] and get all the information for our surveys as well as the compulsory induction!

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Platypus Watch Survey – Coomera

September 13 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Coomera, Coomera, Coomera, QLD 4209
Coomera, 4209 AU
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Platypus survey PlatypusWatch - To register, please email [email protected] us bright and early on a platypus survey and help collect vital data concerning platypus populations. We'll warm you up with a nice breakfast afterwards. As a community, let’s work together to save one of the world’s most unique animals!Due to the popularity of PlatypusWatch, registrations must be completed by email. Please email [email protected] and get all the information for our surveys as well as the compulsory induction!

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Seagrass Survey – Loaders Creek

September 18 @ 1:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Len Fox Park, 50 Marine Parade, Southport, QLD 4215
Southport, 4215 AU
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Gold Coast Seagrass is an established program in partnership with the City of Gold Coast. The Seagrass Gold Coast program raises community a Seagrass is an important ecosystem engineer providing food and habitat for a diverse array of marine organisms, including turtles, dugongs and seahorses. Globally, seagrass is disappearing at an alarming rate and it is vital that we monitor its condition here on the Gold Coast! Watergum Seagrass is an established citizen science program in partnership with the City…

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December 2020

Springbrook BioBlitz 2020

December 4 @ 4:00 pm - December 6 @ 3:00 pm
Koonjewarre, 2806 Springbrook Road, Springbrook, QLD 4213
Springbrook, 4213 AU
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Wildlife surveys on your doorstep! We are very excited to announce our second Gold Coast Bioblitz! This is an opportunity for experienced and amateur nature lovers to spend a few hours with an expert and look for the wonderful wildlife in the biodiversity hot spot that is Springbrook on December 4th, 5th and 6th.If you have an interest in the hinterland and its fascinating plants and creatures, this is the event for you. Spend the weekend in Springbrook with the…

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