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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

Get out in nature and active this winter at one of our free/low-cost activities! Check out our brochure for more details.

Bookings

Events are 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 for any enquiries relating to the program you can contact Council’s Health, Environment & Waste Branch on 3412 4491 or you can send a customer request by completing the online customer enquiry form.

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

Oct 19

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental; Health and Fitness; Cultural

Walking on Country

Saturday, 19 Oct 2019 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join Derek Oram Sandy from Yerongpan Aboriginal Dancers as he walks through country. Calling out to the ancestors and totem animal spirits. Sending out didgeridoo vibrations to let the country feel his presence. Looking out for traditional bush medicines and explaining the medicinal uses. Acknowledging the local animals and their habitat. Explaining how Indigenous people care for and look after the land, including the importance of burn offs to prevent flooding. Pointing out the native trees used for clap sticks, didgeridoos, baskets and weaving. Gather your friends and family to come and learn about the first Australian’s connection to Mother...
Oct 21

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental

Aussie Backyard Bird Count

Monday, 21 Oct 2019 6:00 am - 6:20 am

The #AussieBirdCount is back for another week of bird counting! This is a great way to connect with the birds in your backyard. Count all of the birds you can see as many times as you like over the week, just make sure each count is completed over a 20-minute period. Your bird counts will then be used to help BirdLife Australia to understand more about the beautiful birds that live near and around us. To find out more about the Aussie Bird Count and to participate visit www.aussiebirdcount.org.au/
Nov 9

Location:
Waterford

Admission:
Free

Category:
Environmental; Health and Fitness

Row the River

Saturday, 9 Nov 2019 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come and canoe the beautiful River. There are two one hour session available. 9.00am - 10.00am 10.30am - 11.30am Register now for one of two available sessions, as places fill quickly. Canoes will be supplied, covered shoes MUST be worn. Bring a hat, sunscreen and water. Location provided after registration. Secure you spot by registering on EventBrite (www.rowriver.eventbrite.com.au). This event is run by Logan City Council for Logan residents. Please visit logan.qld.gov.au/environmentalevents for a complete listing of all environmental events and activities run by Logan City Council.