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Environmental Events & Activities

Council's Environmental Events and Activities Program provides many opportunities for residents to attend and participate in environmental events and workshops.

You will learn about Logan's natural environment, meet new people and have fun.

The popularity of the program is increasing every year and bookings have become essential with reserve lists for nearly every workshop.

What's on

Enjoy a range of free environmental events and activities which are delivered seasonally.

View or download the Environmental Events and Activities Winter Program for June to August below.  Links to each event can be found within this document or alternatively view the Health, Environment & Waste Branch events listed below.

Bookings

Events are free and run by Logan City Council for Logan residents, bookings are essential and places are limited. Booking information is contained within each event description. Links to each event and the booking details can be found within the documents above or within the below 'Upcoming events' listings (for the Health, Environment & Waste Branch events).

Alternatively you can contact Council's Health, Environment & Waste Branch on environment@logan.qld.gov.au or phone 3412 4491 for enquiries relating to the program.

E-newsletter

Council also produces an environmental events e-newsletter that provides information on Council’s environmental events and activities program and other events happening in or around the City of Logan that are run by community organisations and groups.

Submit an event to the e-newsletter or subscribe below.

Upcoming events

Jul30

Location:
Cianthus Park

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental

National Tree Day

Sunday, 30th Jul 2017 8:30am-11:00am

Come and plant a tree this National Tree Day! Your efforts will help to protect and enhance this bushland area which is part of a significant wildlife corridor. Free BBQ. Ages: Family friendly. Bookings required.
Aug6

Location:
Eagleby

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental; Health and Fitness

Outdoor Treasure Hunt: Intro to Geocaching

Sunday, 6th Aug 2017 9:30am-11:30am

Do your kids enjoy the thrill of hide and seek? Want to take your treasure hunting skills hi-tech? Join us and Logan Geocaching for an introduction to geocaching workshop and enjoy a nature walk to find some hidden treasures! Ages: Family friendly. Catering provided.This free event is run by Logan City Council for Logan residents. Bookings essential. Please visit www.logan.qld.gov.au/environmentalevents for a complete listing of all environmental events and activities run by Logan City Council.
Aug19

Location:
Emmaus College, Jimboomba

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental

All About Irbyana

Saturday, 19th Aug 2017 8:45am-9:45am

This event is designed for residents who live in the Jimboomba area and surrounds, and who may have Melaleuca irbyana growing on or near their properties. Session 1 Adult workshop: 8.45am for a 9am start. Morning tea at 10am. Please advise of any dietary requirements. This workshop includes presentations about irbyana in Logan, recovery efforts, living with irbyana, and advice on property management. Meet experts in the field and learn about the important role you can play in helping this endangered species. Session 2 Kid's BioBlitz activity for ages 10-16 years: 10.30am for an 11am start. Finishing at noon. This...
Aug19

Location:
Crestmead

Admission:
Free

Category:
Entertainment; Environmental

Living with Snakes

Saturday, 19th Aug 2017 2:00pm-3:30pm

Learn some basic snake identification skills and how to safely co-exist with snakes. Live snakes will be on display and this workshop will include separate adults and children’s presentations. Ages: Family friendly. Catering provided.This free event is run by Logan City Council for Logan residents. Bookings essential. Please visit www.logan.qld.gov.au/environmentalevents for a complete listing of all environmental events and activities run by Logan City Council.