Environmental Events & Activities
Council provides a range of environmental events and workshops to educate and encourage an appreciation for Logan's natural environment in a fun and interactive manner.
Environmental events and activities - July - December 2014
Check out our Environmental Events and Activities Program for July to December 2014. Workshops and events are free and run by Logan City Council for Logan residents. Workshops are suitable for adults unless noted. Bookings are essential and places are limited. Phone 3412 4491 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book or be placed on the mailing list for future programs.
If you attended Council's Conservation Incentives Program Day on Sunday 14 September and would like to provide us with feedback, please go to the evaluation form. The evaluation form will take approximately 5 minutes to complete.
If you attended Council's Become an Ecologist for the Day Kids activity at Berrinba Wetlands on Friday 26 September and would like to provide us with feedback, please go to the evaluation form. The evaluation form will take approximately 5 minutes to complete.
Community Koala Survey Weekend - Saturday 18 October and Sunday 19 October
Help us find our local koalas and collect vital information on sex, health, and location of koalas in Logan. If you see or hear a koala this weekend, please log your sightings on our website at www.logan.qld.gov.au/wildlifesightings.
Glossy Black-Cockatoo Survey Day - Sunday 19 October
Once again, the Glossy Black Conservancy is seeking volunteers to help survey the local population of Glossy Black-Cockatoos. This is 'citizen science' at its best - where observations and records from the general public make an important contribution to furthering the understanding of the ecology of the Glossy Black-Cockatoo. For more information or to register your interest in participating, please check out the Glossy Black Conservancy website, phone 3412 4491 or email email@example.com for more information.
Free Dog Behaviour Seminars: Reducing Your Dog's Impact on Wildlife
Logan City Council in conjunction with the RSPCA Animal Training and Behaviour Centre and Daisy Hill Koala Centre will be running free seminars to show you how to train your dog to be wildlife-friendly.
Dates for the next seminars are:
- Sunday 23rd November 2014 10am - 12pm
- Sunday 22nd February 2015 10am - 12pm
To book a spot please call 3412 5043 or email Kristen.GARNETT@ehp.qld.gov.au and advise which date you would like to attend.
Get involved with Rivers and Wetlands Recovery
Check out the wide range of activities that you can participate in around Logan to help improve the health of our waterways and wetlands. Upcoming activities include:
- World Rivers Day - Paddle on the Albert River (28 September)
For more information please check out the get involved page.
Logan Wildlife Ambulance
RSPCA Qld and Logan City Council have joined forces to launch the City's animal ambulance primarily for sick, injured or orphaned wildlife in Logan. Primarily staffed by volunteers, the ambulance will run 24 hours / 7 days a week and service the entire Logan area. If you would like to volunteer for the ambulance or other RSPCA positions, check out the RSPCA website for further information and available positions.
Logan Eco Action Festival (LEAF)
Council also celebrates World Environment Day by holding the Logan Eco Action Festival (LEAF) in June every year from 10am-3pm at Griffith University - Logan Campus, University Drive, Meadowbrook.