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:

  1. Attend in person at one of the 19 locations across Victoria.  Register to attend at an office.
  2. 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.


SWIFFT Seminar venues 


community conservation seminar intro



1. Introductions  (9.45 am sharp)


2. Topics & Guest speakers (10.00 am) 

Office of the Threatened Species Commissioner

Amy Mulchay

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).

Register to attend a location in person

Register to join in via  Zoom video conferencing  

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.



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