Events, Inspiration, Kids

Great Southern BioBlitz – Community wildlife survey

The Great Southern BioBlitz is an international biological survey that enlists the help of local residents to record living species across the southern hemisphere. Take photographs or sound recordings of plants, birds, insects, animals, and fungi between 24 and 27 November, and upload your observations to the iNaturalist app by 11 December. You can also join Dr James Macnamara, City of Sydney’s urban ecology coordinator, for a community biodiversity survey in one of the largest parks in the inner city. You’ll learn: what the Great Southern BioBlitz is how to use the iNaturalist app for reporting biodiversity observations how to…

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Body Image Forum for parents, carers and educators

More than 90% of young people have a concern about their body image What’s the best way to talk about it?” On Wednesday the 1st of November at 6pm, Allegra Spender MP, the Independent Federal Member for Wentworth, will be hosting a forum focused on body image and eating disorders. This is an opportunity for the community to discuss one of the most serious issues facing young people today. The forum is aimed at educators, parents, and carers. If this is you, please register and come along. “Youth mental health, and particularly body image and eating disorders, is one of…

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