Early Morning Seagrass Monitoring in Roebuck Bay (Town Beach)

Come along to our early morning seagrass monitoring event at Town Beach. 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 and suitable sun protective clothing, i.e. lightweight long sleeves,
  • reef boots or other enclosed footwear suitable for wet conditions (we have reef boots available to borrow if you don’t have your own)
  • a headlight if you have one (we also have torches you can borrow)
  • a personal water bottle to carry with you.

We will provide:

  • complimentary tea, coffee and delicious home cooked biscuits
  • 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.

Watch the training video here: Broome Community Seagrass Monitoring Training Video

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

Meet near the Town Beach boat ramp.

Map of meeting point location

Distance from town centre: 5 mins drive

GPS coordinates: -17.970581, 122.236720 

August 20, 2023 at 5:30am - 8:30am
Town Beach Boat Ramp
Broome, WA 6725
Google map and directions
Victoria · · 0497 810 129
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