Calendar 2017

 
Meetings
Date Speaker and Foray Report or Presentation
14th Feb Gillian Brown, Collections Manager BRI: Processes in Herbarium
Vanessa Ryan: Kew Fungarium and Edinburgh Herbarium
14th Mar Kerryn Gough: Cultivation of Fungi
Fran Guard: Growing fungi as a livelihood in Cambodia
11th Apr Foray Reports:
Chermside Hills (26th January)
Lake Baroon (18th February)
Ben Bennett Park (18th March)
Roy Halling Workshop (3-6th March) Members are asked to bring something of interest, for example specimens, a book, or to speak briefly about such things as an interesting web site or a favourite species, etc..
9th May AGM
Dr Sapphire McMullan-Fisher: Mates – mycorrhiza and endophytes fungi that plants need.
13th June Reports:
Brisbane Fungi Project – Megan Prance
Woodfordia Project – Sandra Tuszynska
11th July Foray Report: Cunningham’s Gap (27th May) Members are asked to bring something of interest, for example specimens, a book, or to speak briefly about such things as an interesting web site or a favourite species, etc..
8th Aug Dr Rod Rogers: Lichens
Foray Report: Linda Garrett (24th June)
12th Sep Dr Roger Shivas: Entomopathogenic Fungi
10th Oct Patrick Leonard: The Genus Lactarius
Diana Leemon: Microscopic Mechanisms
14th Nov Dr Tony Young: Cyanogenesis
12th Dec QMS Christmas Party

Forays and Workshops
Date Location Leader/s Contact Details
26th Jan Chermside Hills James Hansen
John Wrench
18th Feb Great Sandy National Park,
Lake Cooroibah

Baroon Pocket Dam Montville
Fran Guard franguard [at] icloud.com
3-6th Mar Boletes Workshop with Roy Halling
Ourimbah campus of the University of Newcastle
Pam O’Sullivan
Central Coast Fungi Group
pam [at] osullivan.com.au
18th Mar Ben Bennett Park Wayne Boatwright
28th Mar Bellthorpe Patrick Leonard patbrenda.leonard [at] bigpond.com
8-9th April Brisbane Fungi Project
Forays and Workshops
Megan Prance
Tony Young
29th April Fantastic Fungi
Logan CC Fungi Talk and Walk
Fran Guard
Susan Nelles
Wayne Boatwright
Judith Hewett
franguard [at] icloud.com
27th May Cunningham’s Gap Susan Nelles
14-19th June North Queensland
Jim Trappe in Cairns region
Susie Webster
24th June Linda Garrett Pat Leonard patbrenda.leonard [at] bigpond.com
?th July RESIDENTIAL FORAY
Springbrook
Cancelled
2nd Sept Rosewood
16th Sept Spore Workshop at Pooh Corner Environment Centre Tony Young
Megan Prance
15-17th Oct 15th Scenic Rim Bioblitz Foray Information is on the website
Nov
Dec Christmas Break

 

Events
Australasian Mycological Society See www.australasianmycology.com for upcoming events.
Fungimap For information about Fungimap events, go to www.fungimap.org.au.