Events from 2019

Scientific publishing and fake news

20 December 2019

At EcoSciences Precinct, Dutton Park. Vice-President Dr Geoff Edwards 10am-11am. Public welcome.

Annual General Meeting

28 November 2019

Informal discussion – 3pm. Formal meeting – 4pm. Presentations by Research Fund awardees and on climate trends – 5.30pm. Email rsocqld At for details.

Botanical Art workshops

10 October 2019  -  15 October 2019

Member Dr Tanya Scharaschkin will be in Cooroy for a 3-week art residency at the Butter Factory Art Centre, producing art based on plant cells and hosting an exhibition. Exhibition 10-15 Oct 2019, Masterclass 13 Oct.



Rangelands Policy Dialogue

1 July 2019  -  2 July 2019

A workshop on the pastoral estate’s future given farm debt and climate change. Details on Rangelands Policy Dialogue page.

Vale Dr Ben Lawson

2 July 2019

The funeral of Dr Ben Lawson, Life Member of the Society, will be held at Emmanuel College, University of Queensland at 10am. See post on left.

Research Fund – Call for Applications

1 January 2019  -  31 July 2019

Deadline 31 July, not 1 July as advertised in some places. See Research page for details.

Bilby Tracks 2019 campout

31 August 2019  -  7 September 2019

Details of this trip (not a Society event) on the Save the Bilby website and flyer.

Queensland Science Network

13 June 2019

His Excellency the Governor will launch the Network and its website at a reception in Government House on 13 June. Registration now closed

Pre-conditions of health in remote and Indigenous communities

20 February 2019

The third workshop on preventative health will focus on remote and Indigenous communities, on 20 February 2019 in Brisbane. Register via Eventbrite. See flyer for more details including supporting speakers.

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