Events calendar

The EstuaryWatch and Waterwatch programs host community events throughout the year. Check out our calendar of events to see what’s on near you.

Feb 2018

Events in February 2018

Citizen Science SWIFFT seminar multiple locations

Thursday 1st
9:45am - 12:00pm

ARI seminars and SWIFFT sessions are both back for 2018.

This week we are kicking off with the first SWIFFT Session for the year, with a theme of  Citizen Science and threatened species conservation

Thursday 1 February at 9:45 am- noon pm at multiple locations across the state, including ARI video conference room, Heidelberg.

Rewilding the Desert project -  Ben Holmes, CVA

NatureWatch  - Christine Connelly, ASCA

‘Where’s Lori?’ Exploring how to build participation in citizen science - Fern Hames & Students, ARI

‘Rec fishers fishing for fish earbones’ - Pam Clunie,ARI

Hollow Blitz  &  urban ecology  - Rodney Van der Ree, EII


Contact: Fern Hames | Phone: 0428 106 143

Wetland Walk and Talk in Darebin Children's playground, Edwards Lake Park Griffiths St, Reservoir

Thursday 1st
6:00pm - 7:30pm
EstuaryWatch Events,EstuaryWatch Events

Celebrate World Wetland Day with an easy walk and talk on the wonders of wetlands, including testing the water quality and catching some waterbugs, while learning about Darebin's urban wetlands and how they contribute to a sustainable future. Light refreshments provided. Families are welcome. Proudly supported by the City of Darebin.

To register visit

Contact: Julia Cirillo | Phone: (03) 9380 8199