Events

Date
Category
Suburb

Waterbug census - community session on Merri Creek

10:00am to 12:30pm,

Malcolm Creek
end of Renfrey Place
Craigieburn VIC 3064
Australia

Join Merri Creek Management Committee for a Waterbug sampling session as we collect data on waterbug diversity for Melbourne Water project priorities.

Discovering the frogs of Westbreen Creek

5:00pm to 6:30pm,

KW Joyce Reserve
Northumberland Avenue
Pascoe Vale VIC 3044
Australia

Come celebrate World Save the Frogs Day by learning more about Westbreen Creek’s local frogs and helping us collect important citizen science data on our frog populations.

Mullum Mullum Festival - waterbug talk

2:30pm to 3:45pm,

Wetlands at Currawong Bush Park
277 Reynolds Road (meet at north carpark)
Doncaster East VIC 3109
Australia

Do you know how many different types of animals live in our wetlands and waterways? Discover the world of aquatic macroinvertebrates (or waterbugs) during this guided walk. As well as being fascinating and diverse, waterbugs have different sensitivities to pollution. Learn more about these sensitives and how Melbourne Water collects this data to monitor the health of our waterways.

Waterbug census - Mullum Mullum Creek

10:00am to 1:30pm,

Yarran Dheran Nature Reserve, Visitors Centre
Ashburton Drive
Mitcham VIC 3132
Australia

Join this Waterwatch monitoring day to help collect and identify our autumn waterbug sample.