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Come and Try Bridge

If you enjoy playing card games, then try something new. Introducing the basics of the game with a practical demonstrations. Even if you haven’t played any card games, and are interested in trying, this is the chance to see what the game is like. [More]
$49 Limited inc GST
Come and Try Bridge

If you enjoy playing card games, then try something new. Introducing the basics of the game with a practical demonstrations. Even if you haven’t played any card games, and are interested in trying,

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The History of Mediterranean Archaeology

Using the collection of the Nicholson Museum as a basis, examine the historical development of archaeology in the Mediterranean over the past two centuries as it grew from collecting antiquities to display in private cabinets of curiosities, through to the modern scientifically-based discipline of today. From the rediscovery Pompeii, to the connoisseurship of Greek vases; and from Howard Carter and Tutankhamun to Agatha Christie and the Middle Eastern tells at Ur and Nimrud... [More]
$96 Limited inc GST / $¤86
The History of Mediterranean Archaeology

<p>Using the collection of the Nicholson Museum as a basis, examine the historical development of archaeology in the Mediterranean over the past two centuries as it grew from collecting antiquities to

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Gardens of Stone: How Can We Save It?

For over 80 years people have extolled the outstanding beauty of the Gardens of Stone, situated in Sydney’s backyard and next door to the Blue Mountains World Heritage area. So why are the Gardens of Stone’s globally significant pagodas collapsing? Why are its rare highland swamps dying? How can this precious area be protected and the local economy supported? SUGGESTED READING Gardens of Stone Heritage Report, online at www.gardensofstone.com Gardens of Stone Film, online at... [More]
$18 Limited inc GST
Gardens of Stone: How Can We Save It?

<p>For over 80 years people have extolled the outstanding beauty of the Gardens of Stone, situated in Sydney’s backyard and next door to the Blue Mountains World Heritage area. So why are the Gardens

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Understory and the Battle to Save NSW's Forests

David Gallan’s documentary film Understorey reveals how a few dedicated conservationists in the 1960s gallantly campaigned to save NSW’s South-East native forests from the export woodchip industry. Enjoy viewing a film that captures the beauty, fragility and poignancy of wildlife living in the forest and how the film shows with such clarity that wildlife cannot survive without their forest. Discussion on forest protection will follow the viewing of this film. SUGGESTED READING Drew... [More]
$28 Limited inc GST
Understory and the Battle to Save NSW's Forests

<p>David Gallan’s documentary film <em>Understorey</em> reveals how a few dedicated conservationists in the 1960s gallantly campaigned to save NSW’s South-East native forests from the export woodchip

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Wyrrabalong Reserve & Norah Headland

White-throated Needletails should be seen high up on the route for this day course, always an exciting bird indicating that summer is at it’s height. More looking up for Dollarbirds on the wires, and then some lovely walks hoping to encounter fruiting palms with Topknot Pigeons and Black-faced Monarchs dancing in the shadows. A riot of birdwatching to be seen, refining your skills and tips on making birding easy with your tour guide Christina Port. Meeting Location: Paddy Pallins... [More]
$162 Limited inc GST / $¤,146
Wyrrabalong Reserve & Norah Headland

White-throated Needletails should be seen high up on the route for this day course, always an exciting bird indicating that summer is at it’s height. More looking up for Dollarbirds on the wires, and

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Learn to Play Bridge

Interested in playing cards, keeping your mind sharp, and meeting new people? Bridge is mentally stimulating, while being fun and social. COURSE OUTLINE The rules and basic strategies of Duplicate Bridge Playing from the start, with practical lessons, hands on teaching, and expert guidance The basics of bidding, play and defence through guided games. PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES By the end of this course, students should be able to: Understand the mechanics of the game. Tricks, Dummy,... [More]
$159 Limited inc GST
Learn to Play Bridge

<p>Interested in playing cards, keeping your mind sharp, and meeting new people? Bridge is mentally stimulating, while being fun and social.<br/><p><br/><strong>COURSE OUTLINE</strong></p><ul><li>The

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$159 Limited inc GST
Learn to Play Bridge

<p>Interested in playing cards, keeping your mind sharp, and meeting new people? Bridge is mentally stimulating, while being fun and social.<br/><p><br/><strong>COURSE OUTLINE</strong></p><ul><li>The

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The History of the Koala

Koalas are internationally recognized as one of Australia’s most iconic animals. Yet few know that in 1919 one million koalas were killed for their furs during a six month open hunting season in Queensland. Learn about the cumulative impacts of over 200 years of hunting and habitat destruction that is now pushing the koala into the danger zone of extinction. What must we do to save this precious Australian animal? SUGGESTED READING Australian Koala Foundation, Koala, Thames &... [More]
$28 Limited inc GST
The History of the Koala

<p>Koalas are internationally recognized as one of Australia’s most iconic animals. Yet few know that in 1919 one million koalas were killed for their furs during a six month open hunting season in

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Sydney's Endangered Forests

Sydney includes magnificent national parks and Blue Mountains World Heritage. However Sydney also includes many splendid urban forests and woodlands. Learn about the history of these forests and woodlands that include Sydney’s Cumberland Plain Woodland, Blue Gum High Forest, Turpentine-Ironbark Forest, Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub and the Blue Mountains Hanging Swamps. Be staggered by how much has been lost but inspired by how much can be saved. SUGGESTED READING Peggy James,... [More]
$28 Limited inc GST
Sydney's Endangered Forests

<p>Sydney includes magnificent national parks and Blue Mountains World Heritage. However Sydney also includes many splendid urban forests and woodlands. Learn about the history of these forests and

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Eagles & Robins in Megalong Valley

There is an early start to appreciate the Australian rural qualities of this beautiful valley. It is perfect open country for spotting birds of prey including Wedge-tailed Eagles and others to be introduced by the wonderful Carol Probets, local expert for the Blue Mountains. Robins also favour this terrain and the road down from Blackheath passes through patches of rainforest; a completely different bird habitat to the floor of Megalong. Plenty to learn and enjoy in the Blue... [More]
$162 Limited inc GST / $¤,146
Eagles & Robins in Megalong Valley

There is an early start to appreciate the Australian rural qualities of this beautiful valley. It is perfect open country for spotting birds of prey including Wedge-tailed Eagles and others to be

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Why Do Forests Matter for Wildlife, Climate and Wellbeing?

Why do ecologists, zoologists, botanists, ornithologists and even health experts argue for the protection of forests not just in Australia but around the world? Why are forests important for wildlife, a safe climate and human health and wellbeing? This course looks at the history of forest protection both in Australia and around the world and why forests are so important for solving the crises of biodiversity, extinction and climate change. SUGGESTED READING Nature Conservation... [More]
$28 Limited inc GST
Why Do Forests Matter for Wildlife, Climate and Wellbeing?

<p>Why do ecologists, zoologists, botanists, ornithologists and even health experts argue for the protection of forests not just in Australia but around the world? Why are forests important for

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