|Saturday 16th May 2020||VMRG Reporting Back Weekend
||Patchewollock (details to be confirmed)
||The Reporting Back Weekend is
the VMRG's second-biggest event each year, after the training weekend,
when members will get to hear about the results of last season's
monitoring and how our lovely birds are doing.
This year wev'e set a date and chosen our probable venue. Stay tuned to the website for more details!
|Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th October 2020||Annual training for volunteer monitors||Wonga Campground, Wyperfeld National Park||The
VMRG conducts an annual Training Weekend on the 2nd weekend in October
at the Wonga Campground, Wyperfeld National Park. The training is
mandatory for all prospective monitors. Training includes field work
requirements, safety in the bush and use of the technology. The program
starts at noon on saturday and ends with lunch on sunday. For members,
the cost of training is included in the membership fee, provided it is
paid on or prior to the weekend. The cost for non-members is $35 per
An optional catering charge of $20.00 per head (children 16 and under are free) will apply. The fee will cover Saturday evening campfire meal with desserts, sunday lunchtime bbq, and continuous hot refreshments. You will need to bring your own utensils.
Please note that these fees may change prior to the event.
The large camping ground has composting toilets (three sets), limited water but no power and is suitable for all types of camping, including caravans.
|Sunday 11th October 2020||Annual General Meeting||Wonga Campground, Wyperfeld National Park||The
AGM incorporates the Election of the Executive - President,
Vice-president, Secretary and Treasurer - and the Committee Members
(normally 5), as well as receiving reports from the out-going Executive
Filling all positions is essential if the VMRG is going to continue its very effective involvement in malleefowl preservation. All members are urged to consider accepting nomination to one of the positions.
Details of the election process will be forwarded separately.