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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

Spring into action, get out in nature and active this spring 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 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

Sep 28

Location:
Meadowbrook

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Environmental

Find a Frog!

Friday, 28th Sep 2018 5:30pm-7:30pm

Ever pondered what frogs live in your pond? Would you like to identify those friendly amphibians in your garden? Come along and participate in a 'frogging expedition', adjacent to the September Eats and Beats. This talk, followed by an easy walk, is led by leading frog expert Dr Jean-Marc Hero. Participants to please bring water and it is recommended to wear closed in shoes and long pants. Family-friendly event.
Oct 6

Location:
Waterford

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Environmental; Sport

Row the River - 2 x 1hr sessions

Saturday, 6th Oct 2018 9:00am-11:30am

Have you ever wanted to see more of the Logan River? If so, now is your chance! Join us for World Rivers Day to paddle along the Logan River. Canoes will be supplied and covered shoes must be worn. Bring a hat, sunscreen and water. A moderate level of fitness is required.Ages: 13+
Oct 6

Location:
Priestdale

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Environmental

Night Creatures

Saturday, 6th Oct 2018 5:30pm-7:30pm

Join Geckoes Wildlife on a spotlighting adventure – will you be able to spot any nocturnal critters? Ages: Family friendly
Nov 4

Location:
Jimboomba

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Environmental

Rural Essentials

Sunday, 4th Nov 2018 9:00am-1:00pm

Want to learn more about soil and pasture management, fencing, off-stream watering, erosion protection and weed management? Come along to Logan City Council’s Rural Essentials course. This workshop is aimed at all landholders within the semi-rural to rural sector. Ages: Adults
Nov 4

Location:
Berrinba

Admission:
FREE

Category:
Environmental

Meet the Creepy Crawlies

Sunday, 4th Nov 2018 9:30am-11:30am

Come and meet some of Australia's creepy crawlies at this fun and interactive workshop. See cases of preserved insects and arachnids from around the world, hold some live Australian insects, and then head outside for a fun and educational bug hunt! Ages: Family friendly