Afternoon Seagrass Monitoring in Roebuck Bay (Town Beach)

Come along to the only afternoon monitoring event for the late main growing season where we will start with a brief refresher of methods combined with afternoon tea. Everyone is welcome and no previous experience is necessary. Find dugong feeding trails and fascinating sea creatures while contributing to an important data set that helps us monitor the health of Roebuck Bay! Read more about the Broome Community Seagrass Monitoring Project here.

Please bring or wear the following:

  • A hat, sun cream und suitable sun protective clothing, ie lightweight long sleeves.
  • Sturdy enclosed footwear to protect from sharp objects, stinging creatures and Lyngbya (commonly known as “blue green algae” and capable of causing unpleasant skin irritation when wet and respiratory irritation when dry).
  • A personal water bottle to carry with you.

We will provide:

  • A healthy selection of afternoon tea and refreshments
  • Reef boots to borrow if you do not have your own suitable footwear
  • Instruction on monitoring techniques and equipment
  • Safety induction including hand sanitiser and guidance on social distancing

Please direct any questions to the event coordinator, Victoria, via email or via mobile phone on 0497 810 129.

Map of meeting point location

WHEN
November 05, 2021 at 3:00pm - 6pm
WHERE
Town Beach Reserve
Broome, WA 6725
Australia
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CONTACT
Victoria · · 08 9192 1922

Will you come?