Next SWIFFT seminar 24 October 2019
Theme: Community conservation in action
Examples of community involvement in threatened species recovery across private and public land.
Thursday 24 October 2019
9.45 am (sharp) - finish 12.15 pm
Registration required (this is a free event).
There are two ways to participate in the SWIFFT seminar:
- Attend in person at one of the 19 locations across Victoria. Register to attend at an office.
- Join in on-line Via Zoom video conferencing. Register online via Zoom.
(Note: after registering to join via Zoom you will receive a link which will enable you to access the seminar. If you have never used Zoom before you will be asked to download the Zoom program to your computer. You will also receive an e-mail confirmation from Engage Grampians with link to Zoom which can be used on the day). It is recommended you test accessing the seminar and test the audio prior to the session.
1. Introductions (9.45 am sharp)
2. Topics & Guest speakers (10.00 am)
Office of the Threatened Species Commissioner
Indigenous communities and threatened species conservation
Brad Moggridge - Threatened Species Hub
Bogong Moth Tracker & the Mountain Pygmy Possum
Darcie Carruthers - Zoos Victoria
Red -Tailed Black Cockatoo
Jess Gardner-Greening Australia/ Lindsay Smith- Snape Reserve Committee of Management
Nardoo Hills Reserves
Jeroen van Veen - Bush Heritage
3. Open discussion session (12.00pm - 12.15pm)
This will be an open discussion and question segment. Participants at all venues are welcome to raise issues relating to the video conference theme or other threatened species issues.
A short allocation of time will also be devoted to other items of interest which people may wish to raise.
Attending in person ? List of SWIFFT seminar venues (please advise the venue host of your attendance).
Please note: if you are intending to view via zoom the connection link will be e-mailed to you once you have registered. If you have never used Zoom before you will be asked to download the Zoom program to your computer.