Jun
7
Fri
2019
North Cottesloe Beach – Clean-up Day @ North Cottesloe Surf Lifesaving Club
Jun 7 @ 9:15 am – 11:30 am

This year on Friday 7 June 2019 the Town of Cottesloe, Keep Australia Beautiful Council WA (KABC), Coastal Cleanup Crew, North Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club and Perth NRM and are holding a clean-up event at Cottesloe Beach from 9.30 – 10.30am to celebrate World Oceans Day.

Come along and join us to enjoy and care for this wonderful stretch of Western Australian coastline as we recognise the take 3 for the sea initiative, recent smoking ban along the Cottesloe foreshore and of course, World Oceans Day.

Please meet at 9.15 am at the clubrooms of the North Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club.

Litter bags and buckets, tongs and gloves will be provided to all participants. Insurance cover is also available on the day for registrants. KABC will be conducting a litter audit of what we collect on the day and submittting our data to the Australian Marine Debris Database.

Join us after the clean-up in the clubrooms for some some morning tea, a coffee and a chat about the ocean.

Register here: www.kabc.wa.gov.au/worldoceansday

Regenerative Agriculture – A Marketing Opportunity or Not? @ Oranje Tractor WIne
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE
a marketing opportunity or not ?

BY JOHN STANLEY

What are the key benefits of regenerative agriculture:

  • to the environment?
  • to the brand?
  • to the consumer?

Southcoast NRM logo

Jun
8
Sat
2019
Community Coastal Planting @ Leighton Beach
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Leighton Beach plantingSaturday 8th June, Leighton Beach, Fremantle

9.00 am start. Location: Meet in the car park alongside the Fremantle SLC. Look for the Perth NRM Banner.

The Friends of Fremantle beaches will be planting native species at the beach to protect the dunes and would like you to join in the fun!

No need to sign up, just come along at 9am. Tools, gloves, morning tea and lunch provided. Please wear enclosed shoes and a hat.

This event is supported by the City of Fremantle and the Perth NRM Coastal and Marine Program.

 

 

Jun
15
Sat
2019
C.Y. O’Connor Beach Planting Day
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Saturday 15 June 2019

9am start at C. Y. O’Connor Beach in Cockburn. Access from McTaggart Cove, off Cockburn Road.

Plants, tools, gloves and lunch provided.

Perth NRM Coastcare, Conservation Volunteers Australia and the City of Cockburn will be planting coastal species at C. Y. O’Connor Beach, Cockburn and would like all interested community members to join in the fun and help conserve our precious coastal reserves.

Please wear enclosed footwear, a hat and bring along a water bottle.

This event supported by the City of Cockburn and the Perth NRM Coastal and Marine Program.

Jun
16
Sun
2019
Six Season Walk: Makuru @ The Spectacles
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Makuru @ The Spectacles 2019It’s Makuru – the first rains! Perth NRM, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, and the Friends of the Spectacles are hosting a Noongar Six Season Talk and planting activity at The Spectacles. To teach us about Makuru and Noongar culture, Elder Noel Nannup with be sharing his stories and showing us how nature is an important guide to changes during the year, and how the Noongar Six Seasons promote understanding of the life cycles of plants and animals.

Parking available at the gravel car park on McLaughlan Road. Please see the map when registering for the event for the location.

On Sunday 16 June 2019 from 9:00am to 11:00pm

WA Gov State NRM logo

Jun
22
Sat
2019
Kennedy Bay Coastcare Coastal Planting Day @ Port Kennedy Boat Ramp
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Community volunteers will be planting coastal species at Kennedy Bay and would like you to join in the fun.

Gloves, tools and lunch provided. Please wear sturdy shoes and a hat and bring a water bottle (Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult).

Kennedy Bay Coastcare, Conservation Volunteers Australia, Shah Satnam Ji Green ‘S’ Welfare Force, City of Rockingham and Perth NRM will all be there.

For more information, please contact Chris Hind on 0400 926 757 or Vesna Harrison on 0409 290 514

 

 

This event is supported by State NRM, City of Rockingham and the Perth NRM Coastal and Marine Program.

WA Gov State NRM logo

 

Jun
26
Wed
2019
Nature City Seminar 2019 @ South Perth Community Hall
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm

Nature City Seminar is a new and exciting event designed to share information and reveal knowledge gaps about nature in urban areas in Western Australia.

Held over three days the event will expose you to new ideas about engaging with nature and encourages science-practice partnerships and cross-disciplinary collaboration.

The first two days (26 and 27 June) will be at the City of South Perth Community Hall and will consist of formal presentations.

The third day (28 June) includes field trips and workshops to further explore the main topics and enable the exchange of knowledge and ideas.

 

Nature City Seminar Program, June 26-27.

Nature City Field Trips, June 28 (Seven Options)

Nature City sponsors

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Kwinana Beach Coastcare Day @ Wells Park, Kwinana Beach
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Join with Kwinana Beach Coastcare Group and community volunteers and plant coastal species to protect the coast. Please wear enclosed shoes and a hat.

This event is supported by the City of Kwinana, Kwinana Industries Council and Perth NRM.

 

Jul
14
Sun
2019
Singleton Beach Coastal Planting Day @ Singleton Beach
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Singleton Beach
Coastal Planting Day
Sunday 14th July 2019

9.00 am start at Singleton BeachCommunity volunteers will be planting coastal species at Singleton Beach and would like you to join in the fun.

Gloves, tools and lunch provided. Please wear sturdy shoes and a hat and bring a water bottle (Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult).

Singleton Beach Coastcare, Shah Satnam Ji Green ‘S’ Welfare Force, City of Rockingham and Perth NRM will all be there.

This event is supported by the City of Rockingham and the Perth NRM Coastal and Marine Program.

 

 

Sep
11
Wed
2019
Regenerative Agriculture Conference 2019 @ Optus Stadium
Sep 11 all-day

Join us for the inaugural Regenerative Agricultural Conference, demonstrating practical approaches to farming that will allow Western Australia to provide safe and healthy food, using innovative sustainability practices.

While food security has been raised as an issue at other events, the 2019 Regenerative Agriculture Conference will be the first to lay the groundwork for industry-led solutions to meet the challenges of population growth and responsible environmental management.

This is your chance to meet the innovative producers from RegenWA, understand the productivity constraints and challenges of ‘business-as-usual’ farming practices, and participate in building a strategic plan for investing in the future.

Please email info@regenwa.com to register your interest.

 

Oct
1
Tue
2019
2019 WA State NRM and Coastal Conference @ Edith Cowan University
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – Oct 4 @ 5:00 pm

2019 State NRM & Coastal Conference

The 2019 State Natural Resource Management (NRM) and Coastal Conference will be held among the beautiful natural gardens of Edith Cowan University, Joondalup from 1 October – 4 October 2019. A highly regarded WA event that has been held regularly since the 1990s, the Conference will focus on maximising networking opportunities with an interactive program including workshops, tours, engaging conference sessions and open space sessions. The theme for the conference is:

Our Coast | Our Land – Striving Together
Ngaalang booyembara|ngaalang boodjar – Dandjoo warniny

To view the Conference website, please click here.