Newsletter - July 2018

MCG                                             Friends of Black Mountain

Black Mountain Symposium

THE PAST 50 YEARS INFORMING THE NEXT 50
FoBM Symposium

To be opened by Mick Gentleman MLA
ACT Minister for Environment and Heritage

Friday 24 August

Saturday 25 August

9:00 for 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Themed talks at CSIRO Discovery Centre

Followed by wine and cheese

9:30 am to 12:00 noon

Themed walks in Black Mountain Nature Reserve

Natural environment themes

Diversity and ecology of plants, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, and fire ecology.

Cultural environment themes

Colonial and national uses; a place of protest, recreation, education and scientific endeavour.

Cost

Symposium talks $55 (fully catered)

Wine and cheese option $10

Guided walk $5

Registration

Registration online and program is available at www.friendsofblackmountain.org.au/symposium