upcoming Events

Nature Foundation SA hosts a number of events every year Click Here to download a pdf of upcoming events and volunteering opportunities, and don't for get to keep an eye on our Facebook page for more details.


Annual General Meeting (AGM)

We warmly invite all members and supporters to the AGM to be held on Thursday 26 October 2017 at Holden Street Theatres.
5.30 pm refreshments, AGM starts at 6.15 pm.
RSVP essential.

Includes highlights of theyear's activities and research supported by NFSA.

If you wish to vote on the night, membership closes for voting rights on 28 September. Find out more abou membership here

Water For Nature Exchange

Wednesday 15th to Thursday 16th November 2017 at Renmark. The Water for Nature Exchange invites local people in the Riverland and Murraylands to hear about the benefits of restoring our wetlands and flooplains as well as enjoy birdwatching, wetlands tours and a banquet dinner aboard the Murray River Queen with guest speaker Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder David Papps.

Register your interest here

Barbara Hardy Dinner 2017                               

Saturday 25 November at Bonython Hall 90th_frontlabel-web-version.jpg

We would love you to join us for this inspirational celebration and fundraiser in honour of Barbara Hardy’s enduring and significant contribution to nature conservation and science.

Internationally acclaimed chef Andrew Fielke will be creating unique cuisine using native ingredients. Wine and dine on local produce for a wonderful evening of music, entertainment and fundraising.

More information and booking form click here

Past Events 2017

  • Hiltaba Mark Bonnin Walking Trail Launch 6 October - 9 October
  • Grasswrens Launch 20 September 
  • Witchelina Nature Reserve Grand Working Bee 26 April - 1 May
  • Science Grants Awards Ceremony 1 June
  • World Environment Fair  3 - 4 June
  • Hiltaba Nature Reserve Walking Trails Working Group 3 July - 8 July
  • Watchalunga Planting Day 16 July
  • Science Alive 4-6 August

Nature Foundation SA is also pleased to recommend the following activities of our partner organisations:

Frogwatch SA

logo-frogwatch.pngAll year round
FrogWatch SA fills a gap left by previous citizen science frog survey programs. The community-driven program covers as much of South Australia as possible throughout the year.
Download the app. www.frogwatchsa.com.au

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Saturday 27 August
Nature Foundation SA is a proud sponsor of the SASTA Oliphant Science Awards. The annual competition encourages young people from Reception to Year 12 to develop their interest in science. www.oliphantscienceawards.com.au/


Symposium: Mike-Bull-PBT-day-2014-1-crop.jpgLizard Social Behaviour, Conservation and Host Parasite Ecology: 300 papers and Mike Bull 

Friday 6 October 2017 at Flinders University
A symposium to recognise the research and mentorship of Professor Mike Bull. View the flyer here

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Monday 23 to Sunday 29 October
Download the easy to use Aussie Bird Count App and be part of an Australia-wide citizen science program that will help you learn more about the types of birds in your backyard while recording them to help nature.  aussiebirdcount.org.au