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Events

We run free community events on sustainability and the environment.

Climate In Focus Night —Presentation And 2040 Movie Screening

Friday, 29 November 2019
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us for a night of inspiration with a presentation from the Climate Council’s Tim Baxter and a screening of the documentary 2040.

https://www.gleneira.vic.gov.au/our-city/whats-on/climate-in-focus-night


 

Observing Insect-pollinators in Action — Teacher Professional Development

Sunday 17 November, 11am to 1 pm

This workshop is designed for teachers to help them plan and establish pollinator observatories within their own schools for students to monitor.

Book: Observing Insect-pollinators in Action — Teacher Professional Development


 

Observing Insect-pollinators in Action at Rippon Lea Estate

Sunday 8 December, 11am to 1pm

At this workshop, you will learn how to identify several insect-pollinators, including native and non-native bees, flies, wasps and butterflies. We will then visit the pollinator observatories to examine plant-insect interactions.

Book: Observing Insect-pollinators in Action at Rippon Lea Estate