Budawang Coast Atlas of Life's Journal

September 28, 2023

Whats the Buzz - Seminar, Walks and Workshops on Pollinators

Learn more about our natovepollinators at the Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden on November 12th. Immerse yourself in the captivating realm of bees, butterflies, flies, and other vital pollinators as we host a seminar, guided walks, and interactive workshops led by acclaimed experts Peter Abbott and Roger Farrow.

Read more at https://www.eventbrite.com/cc/pollinator-week-november-2023-2422349

Posted on September 28, 2023 07:24 AM by teacay teacay | 0 comments | Leave a comment

September 13, 2023

South Coast Ferns by Kevin Mills


Now available for pre-order from Envirobook - public release on 27 September

The book is a culmination of many years of work by the author. It provides a comprehensive and contemporary treatment, using current taxonomic names, of 136 species of native and naturalised fern and fern ally that have been found on the South Coast of New South Wales. Photographs of each species make for easy identification, aided by notes on distribution and habitat. The book is a must for naturalists, gardeners, bushwalkers and fern enthusiasts on the South Coast and adjoining regions.

More information - https://envirobook.com.au/product/south-coast-ferns/

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August 21, 2023

Gang-gang Feather Collection Project

This project aims to better understand the population genetics of Gang-gang Cockatoos in the region through feather collection. While the project is coordinatedin the ACT, feathers are welcome from any location.

Read more including how to submit feathers

Posted on August 21, 2023 08:33 AM by teacay teacay | 0 comments | Leave a comment

Threatened Species Film Night - Milton, 9th Sep

Sit back and enjoy a series of stunning short films about Milton-Ulladulla threatened species. Learn about ways you can protect and care for these species. Films will be followed by a panel discussion featuring members of the local community.

Milton Theatre, 9th September, 4pm-6pm

Book now through Eventbrite:

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August 17, 2023

Seminar - Citizen Science Matters - Sat 19 Aug 9.30am

Wrapping up Science Week with this great in-person event:

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden

Saturday 19 August, 9.30am-12.30pm
Find out how data from iNaturalist is contributing to scientific research and helping to conserve our environment. Speakers will highlight regional examples from the perspective of scientists and observers – Gang-gang Cockatoo nest-hollows and diet, conservation management, and filling the gaps in insect knowledge.
Hosted by Budawang Coast Atlas of Life

Hope to see you there!

Posted on August 17, 2023 11:09 AM by teacay teacay | 0 comments | Leave a comment

August 03, 2023

Threatened Species and Botanic Gardens - 12 Aug

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garde, 12 August, 1.30pm -3.30pm

Learn about how botanic gardens across Australia are developing new frameworks to ensure threatened species survive in living collections, and ERBG’s plans for a new threatened species garden.

There will be an overview of threatened plants in the South Coast region and a report from a recent field trip to Mt Imlay, which is home to several threatened species.

Book now on Eventbrite - https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/threatened-species-and-botanic-gardens-tickets-664251001627

Posted on August 03, 2023 07:25 AM by teacay teacay | 0 comments | Leave a comment

August 02, 2023

Mangrove monitoring field day

Oceanwatch Australia is running a mangrove monitoring field day for citizen scientists on 10 Aug in Batemans Bay. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/batemans-bay-mangrove-monitoring-field-day-tickets-690596902927?aff=oddtdtcreator

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August 01, 2023


The Australian Conservation Foundation invites you to contribute to this vital project to help reverse the decline in numbers of platypus.

This September, take part in the platy-project and you’ll help researchers understand more about this elusive animal, and how we can better protect it. Sign up. https://www.acf.org.au/platy-project

Posted on August 01, 2023 05:26 AM by annielane annielane | 0 comments | Leave a comment

July 31, 2023

Science Week Events

Get ready for Science Week! Don't miss out on these great events highlighting biodiversity in the South Coast Region.

Threatened Species & Botanic Gardens

  • 12 August 1.30pm - Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden
    Discover recent initiatives including plans for a new threatened species garden


Citizen Science Matters - Seminar &Walks

  • 19 August, 9.30am - Citizen Science Matters Seminar
    Learn how researchers are filling the gaps with citizen science

  • 19 August, 2pm - Naturalist Training
    Get the basics from experienced trainer Jen Connolly


Sapphire Coast Events

  • Online seminars on Citizen Science and Advanced iNaturalist
  • Fungi Photography, iNaturalist introduction and walks
  • Presentation on Merimbula Wharf Restoration


Posted on July 31, 2023 04:51 AM by teacay teacay | 0 comments | Leave a comment

July 10, 2023

Science Week Events - Walks, Talks and More

Science Week is an ideal time to celebrate citizen science and its impact on our world. Come along to our events and learn more about iNaturalist and how citizen science is contributing to important research.

13 August - Nowra

  • 10am: Inaturalist Introduction and Training with Jen Connolly

19 August - Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden

  • 9.30am: Citizen Science Matters Seminar with Susan Rhind, Michael Mulvaney and Phil Warburton
  • 1.30pm: Inaturalist Introduction and Training with Jen Connolly
  • 1.30pm: Orchid Walk with Dylan Morrissey

More information and booking details at:


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