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Funky Fungi and Groovy Grasslands

14 August 2022
Funky Fungi and Groovy Grasslands

Join us at this FREE National Science Week event to learn more about our fascinating local fungi and our threatened native grasslands.

Attend one or both of these activities:

  • A family friendly guided field walk to discover local fungi and learn how to become a ‘citizen scientist’ by recording your sightings on Fungimap.
  • Join us for presentations to talk about the important roles of fungi in our environment, particularly in native grasslands.

Hear from:

  • Nicola Barnes, Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board
  • Dr Teresa Lebel, Adelaide Botanic Gardens
  • Sophie Hoffman, Adelaide University

When: Sunday 14 August 2022

Time: Field walk: 1 pm to 2.30 pm | walk: 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Cost: Free, afternoon tea and supper provided

Location: Field walk – Mowantjie Willauwar Conservation Park (10 minutes from Tailem Bend) | Talk - Tailem Bend Town Hall function centre

Register via Eventbrite

For more information, contact Alice Woodward at or 0498 283 929