Events

To stay informed about new events, subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter called The Drift  click here

Art in parks: bringing art, science and nature together (Event)
27 August 2017 until 19 November 2017
Immerse yourself in art and nature... join us for this series of workshops that bring rt, science and nature together

2017 Regent parrot nest surveys (Event)
24 September 2017 until 31 October 2017
Volunteers are vital to the function of these surveys. If you are interested in dedicating a couple of days to assisting with these surveys, your assistance would be greatly appreciated.

Lower Murray Bird Field Surveys (Event)
08 October 2017 until 20 October 2017
Are you interested in bird watching? Would you like to improve your knowledge of local bird species and contribute to Citizen Science? Join us for our Spring Bird Field Surveys. Suitable for those who have attended an intro course or have some prior experience.

2017 Striated grasswren surveys (Event)
16 October 2017 until 20 October 2017
Volunteers can get involved in these surveys which will be occurring mid to late September. If you are keen to help with this important work

A Practical Guide to Rural Land Management (Training)
18 October 2017 until 22 November 2017
This land management course encourages land managers to adopt an integrated and sustainable approach to managing natural resources while supporting the goals they have for their property.

Upper Murray bird field surveys (Event)
25 October 2017 until 17 November 2017
Are you interested in bird watching? Would you like to improve your knowledge of local bird species and contribute to Citizen Science? Join us for our Spring Bird Field Surveys. Suitable for those who have attended an intro course or have some prior experience.

Learn how to use “nrmFarm” (Event)
25 October 2017
Come and learn how to use “nrmFarm”, a web based farm management tool which allows you to create and save a map of your farm including property boundaries, paddocks and infrastructure via secure login. It also allows you to record infor-mation like chemical applications, sowing dates, yield data, livestock movements, soil test results, weed sightings and much more.

Optimising livestock productivity, profitability and sustainability (Event)
27 October 2017
Optimising livestock productivity, profitability and sustainability is a free seminar being held by the Mantung Maggea Land Management Group

Matching Pastures with Production (Event)
31 October 2017
Pasture quality is declining, how do we ensure our livestock continue to meet their production needs. Attend this webinar for more information.

Paiwalla and Sunnyside Reserve BioBlitz (Event)
02 November 2017
Paiwalla in conjunction with Conservation Volunteers Australia and Natural Resource SA Murray - Darling Basin want volunteers to help collect aquatic macro invertebrates (water bugs) in three sites of the Paiwalla Wetland area. The big pond of Paiwalla, Paiwalla North (open to the river) and Sunnyside (also open to the river).

Riverland precision agriculture in almonds and viticulture workshop (Event)
03 November 2017
Join our team of experts to learn how Precision Agriculture can improve your almond and viticulture production.

Water for nature exchange (Event)
15 November 2017 until 16 October 2017
Nature Foundation is inviting Riverland and Murraylands people to hear how they can act to restore their local wetlands and floodplains. You will hear from: local people, irrigators, ecologists and government officials. The Exchange will feature bird and bat survey activities, a dinner and guest speaker, and breakfast on the floodplain!

Digging Deeper Soil Biology Forum (Event)
15 November 2017
Miss out on the May 2017 - Scratching the Surface - soil biology forum at Currency Creek? The one where Joel Salatin, Walter Jehne, Dick Richardson and a host of other speakers informed and delighted the sold out venue? Here is the next opportunity to learn more about soil biology and ‘dig a little deeper’ and how it plays a part in your production systems. Only ONE HUNDRED tickets available for a day of speakers, workshop and discussion at the Mt Osmond Golf Club.

Kinchina Conservation park working bee - November (Event)
25 November 2017
Help improve Kinchina Conservation Park in a series of working bees.

Horse Property Transitions (Event)
04 December 2017
Looking to change for the better how you manage your horse property?