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Karawatha Forest Protection Society produces a newsletter nearly every month.  You can send your stories to KFPS's Publisher, Jill Fechner, You will need a PDF* reader to read these documents. grey_line

2017 February
  • Event: The Cane Toad Challenge - Prof Rob Capon
  • Karawatha Calendar
  • Found a sick or injured koala?
  • Next Event: Do wildlife crossing structures work? Why and why not? Professor Darryl Jones, Griffith University
2016 October
  • HAPPY 25th BIRTHDAY KFPS!!!
  • Lots of photos from the Celebrations!
  • Annual General Meeting reminder
    - Election of office bearers
    - Vote on updated consititution
2016 September
  • Bushcare's Major Day Out: Forest Walk & Talk. Photos!
  • Karawatha Documentary
  • School Holiday Activities
  • Annual General Meeting reminder
2016 August
  • Peaks-to-Points Festival Photos!
  • Koala Survey by Taz, the Koala Detection Dog
2016 July
  • Peaks-to-Points Event for Karawatha: Saturday 23rd July, 10am, Discovery Centre, Acacia Road Entrance
  • New Members welcome & thank-you
  • News around the Forest: Discovery Centre; Garfield Road; Green-Thighed Frog; Discovery Centre General meeting
  • Australian Bird Feeding & Watering Study
2016 June
  • Rankin Electorate Candidate's Public Forum
  • Peaks-to-Points Festival Event In Karawatha
  • B4C & KFPS Environmental Reference Group: Submission re Transurban Motorways
  • News Around the Forest: Land clearing; Two new books on Mistletoes & Frogs;
  • 5.30-7pm June 28, Oxley Creek Catchment Association: presentation on "Citizen Science through Bird Surveys" by David Niland, "Birds Qld" -> at the Red Shed, Oxley Creek Common, Sherwood Road, Rocklea
2016 May
  • Peaks-to-Points Festival Information and Date Claimer: Saturday 23rd July
  • Next meeting: Thursday 19th May 7pm
  • Election Candidate's Forum, 6.50pm - 8.30pm Thursday 16th June, Sunnybank Hills Library
  • Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating Committee Inc (B4C) and KFPS have presented our submission after consultation with Transurban
  • News Around the Forest
2016 April
  • No April Meeting: Next meeting: Thursday 19th May 7pm
  • Discovery Centre A Holiday Hit
  • Transurban Presentation - a great roll-up
  • Calamvale Ward - Welcome Cr Angela Owen-Taylor
  • Postal charges now $1 - please consider receiving our newsletter (in full COLOUR!) via email.  Email
  • Date Claimer: SundaySaturday 23rd July, as part of Peaks to Points Festival
2016 March
  • Next meeting: 17th March: Transurban Guest Speakers on the Logan Enhancement Project/Gateway Extension
  • Discovery Centre Now Open!
  • Clean Up Australia Day with Woodridge Scouts
  • Postal Charges
  • Date Claimer: SundaySaturday 23rd July, as part of Peaks to Points Festival
2016 February
  • Kim Marx Final Message to K.F.P.S.
  • Clean Up Australia Day date claimer
  • Banksia photos & Frog photo by Vincent Watego
2015 December
  • A.G.M. Wrap Up
  • Kim Marx Xmas Wishes
  • Discovery Centre Sneak-Peek progress photos
2015 November
  • Reminder for A.G.M.
  • More from Ph.D.Cand. Mel McGregor
  • Membership!
  • Kim Marx Thank-you
  • Frog photos
2015 October
  • "Duck Ponds" Walk & Talk Notes & Photos
  • K.F. Discovery Centre progress photos
  • BCC Wipe-Out-Weeds Program notes
2015 September
  • Reminder for A.G.M.
  • Reminder for "Duck Ponds" Walk & Talk
  • August Guest Vincent Watego
  • Marquee at the Sustainability Fair Gold Coast Campus Of Griffith University
  • Bushfire Preparedness Burn-Offs
2015 August
  • Announcing Vincent Watego: a passion for photographing wildlife and wildflowers in K.F.
  • Tanya Pritchard notes
  • Announcing "Duck Ponds" Walk & Talk
  • Draft Green-Thighed Frog Habitat Restoration Plan
  • Concerns re Feral Animals
2015 July
  • Announcing Tanya Pritchard: "Queensland Trust For Nature"
  • More from Mel McGregor: Cats & Foxes using the Compton Road Land Bridge
  • Free Membership
  • Vale Dennis Kerr
  • Discovery Centre earthworks
2015 June
  • Announcing Melanie McGregor (Ph.D.cand): "Reptiles, Frogs and Bats using the Compton Rd. Land Bridge"
  • Closing the Bushcare Group
  • Talk & Walk Landbridge photos
  • Duncan Pegg message.
2015 May
  • More on the Landbridge event
  • Bush Care Group
  • Discovery Centre Sod Turning
  • Duncan Pegg message
  • Karawatha Family Fun Day
2015 April
  • Announcing Talk & Walk across the Landbridge
  • SEQ Frogs & Cane Toad hunt
  • Koala population concern
  • 'Reef, Range & Red Dust Conference'
2015 March
  • Guest Speaker for March meeting re Discovery Centre
  • Membership
  • Fences
  • Family Fun Day Announcement
2015 February
  • First Meeting for 2015 date claimer
  • Bush walk December 14
  • Membership
  • Wild May Trail photos
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