Restoring landscapes across the Mount Alexander Region

Get ready for AGM 2020

Posted on 20 August, 2020 by Frances

For the first time ever Connecting Country is holding our Annual General Meeting (AGM) online. Please join us for this free event on Saturday 26 September 2020 at 2.00 pm for a refreshingly brief AGM and two rather special guest presenters.

Brush-tailed Phascogale (photo: Jess Lawton)

Jess Lawton (Connecting Country) will present on ‘Connecting Country’s ten years of ecological monitoring‘. Jess is our treasured Monitoring Coordinator, PhD candidate and resident phascogale expert. Join Jess on a journey through Connecting Country’s long-term monitoring programs, with a focus on nest boxes and bird surveys.





Birds at bath (photo: Frances Howe)

Jacinta Humphrey (La Trobe University) will present on ‘The impact of urbanisation on birds’. Jacinta is a PhD student at La Trobe University and member of the Research Centre for Future Landscapes. Join Jacinta to hear about her research into the impact of expanding urbanisation on wildlife, with a focus on birds – a key issue raised by the local community during our recent Habitat Health Check project. To view Jacinta’s engaging video summarising her project – click here


Everyone is welcome! Please register via trybooking here so that we can send you the link to the meeting as the event approaches. 

If you have any questions, please email or call (03) 5472 1594.

AGM formalities:

Please note only current Connecting Country members can vote in the AGM.

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