Thursday, June 30, 2011
Monday, June 20, 2011
All around Australia Coastcare and Landcare groups are doing incredible things to preserve and conserve the wonders of our coasts and oceans by looking after the land and water.
One of the great groups that we at AUSMEPA would like to draw your attention to is SCAT, or Southern Coastcare Association. It is located in one of Australia's beautiful states, Tasmania. Below find an introduction about them from their website and be sure to look at great
WHAT SCAT DOES
PARTNERSHIPS AND SUPPORT
Sunday, June 12, 2011
This is a fantastic YouTube clip explaining in overview everything you need to know about gelatinous creatures of the sea, not one of them is a fish. Invisibility is their disguise and bioluminescence is often the language they speak in the deep.
Saturday, June 11, 2011
The Congress, titled Explore, Experience, Educate, invites participants to explore and experience the world of environmental education.
It will will promote the key role played by environmental education in developing and enriching individuals, communities and societies.
Itbuilds on a strong tradition of sharing the latest in environmental education theory, policy and practice. Congress participants will build knowledge through a multi-disciplinary, multi-sector approaches that encompass a diversity of disciplines and knowledge. There will be time to explore and share new ways of thinking about environmental education, and experience new ways of doing environmental education.
You are invited to learn, share, collaborate and view the best environmental education information in the region. Register here and come to visit AUSMEPA at the Exhibition Hall.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Whatever your business or passion, the Oceania Dive & Travel Expo, Blue Edge or the 5th Underwater Festival will facilitate your professional requirements or personal desires.
The Oceania Dive & Ecotourism Expo (ODEX) is a spring consumer and trade show that is co-hosted with Blue Edge, an international freediving and spearfishing symposium and the 5th annual Underwater Festival.
This event will be a family friendly 3-day extravaganza of product showcases, media launches and seminars relating to scuba diving, water sports, sustainable and adventure travel, underwater imaging, freediving, spearfishing, and marine conservation
Other Special Features Include • IF&SN Blue Water Hunting Forum • International Dive & Ecotourism Travel Hall • Marine Science and Conservation Hubs • More than 40 Seminar Presentations • ODEX Ocean Challenge • Cosplay@ODEX Competition • Lucky Door Prizes • 5m-deep dive pool • Social and Networking events • Local dive excursions • FREE Entry (conditions apply)
Avenues 8/ 9/ 10 /11 RNA Showgrounds.
Located just 3km from the CBD, 1km from Fortitude Valley and en -route to the Brisbane Airport and Gold and Sunshine Coasts, the Avenues consist of a series of interconnecting buildings situated in a veritable boulevard of landscaped gardens and paved walkways that extends along Alexandria Street.
For more information see www.rnashowgrounds.com.au
Friday 7th October to Sunday 9th October 2011
Friday 7th October
Trade / Media / Public
10am – 6pm
Saturday 8th October
10am – 6pm
Sunday 9th October
10am – 5pm