GUEST SPEAKER FOR SEPTEMBER 2011 MEETING

Guest Speaker for September will be Ross Coe. Ross is an environmental education teacher with Education Queensland. He works at Nudgee Beach Environmental Education Centre where he weaves conservation and sustainability messages into the classroom curriculum of visiting school groups.

Ross has an interest in the preservation of biodiversity in natural flora and fauna as well as in domesticated species. To this end, he breeds and exhibits Wyandotte poultry and is currently president of the North Pine Poultry Club. Ross is organising an information stall for our BOGI fair focussed on purebreed heritage poultry that are suitable for partial backyard self-sufficiency.