Plant Identification series - 5 workshops

Published 18th Dec 19 6:00 AM

This event is now fully booked. Click here to join our waiting list as we are trying to schedule a second course.

Join us for a 5 part series through 2020 looking at plant identification with Dr Mike Olsen. Workshops will be held in a variety of locations around Brisbane.

Landscape, Assessment, Management and Rehabilitation (LAMR) Principal, Dr Mike Olsen is one of the most experienced field botanists in private industry. Mike has used his extensive field knowledge to offer field-based workshops to share his passion with other like-minded people of all backgrounds.

This series is limited to 10 places. Some of the events will have additional spaces for 5 registrations however 2 will be limited to only those on the series pass.

The workshops will include:

Sunday 23 February Flowering plants
10 places - series pass only
Mt Coot-tha Simpson Falls
Sunday 19 April

Rainforest trees and Shrubs
15 places - click here for single pass only

Moggil State Forest
Sunday 21 June

Grasses and Sedges
10 places - series pass only

Minnippi Parklands
Sunday 16 August Eucalypts, corymbia and angophora
15 places - click here for single pass only
Toohey Forest
Sunday 25 October Invasive Families
15 places - click here for single pass only
Karawatha Forest

Attendees will be notified the week before the course with the exact location to meet (depending on vegetation at the time).

Who should attend: Students, recent graduates, early career professionals, anyone that has an interest in flora identification.

For each workshop, attendees need to bring their own lunch and water.

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Cancellation Policy

Full refunds will be given for any cancellations made one week prior to the first event. Cancellations made less than one week but more than 24 hours prior to the first event will attract a 50% penalty. Cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to the first event will attract the full 100% attendance fee. Refunds will not be given once the series has been commenced. Delegates unable to attend are welcome to send an alternative delegate.

Event details

When: 23 Feb, 19 Apr, 21 June, 16 Aug & 25 Oct

Where: Brisbane CBD
Exact location TBA

Cost: Student members - $325, Members - $500, Non Members - $700

Registrations Open: 16th Jan 20 3:00 AM

Registrations Close: 22nd Feb 20 5:00 PM

Contact: Danielle Bolton, SEQ Secretariat at, 07 5429 8480.

Published 18th Dec 19 6:00 AM