11/08: Springbrook National Park


Date: 28 th to 30th November 2008
Leader: Megan Prance
Location: Springbrook

Focus: Follow-up planning trip for future involvement in the Springbrook rainforest recovery project. Also we will collect and ID interesting specimens and note the abundance of more well known species for our QMS records.

Number Limit: 10
Access Road: Sealed
Meeting Place: Springbrook Lodge – 317 Repeater Station Rd, Springbrook
Meeting Time: Friday afternoon/evening
Drive Time from central Brisbane: 1 hr 30 min
Time in Field: 2 days
Land Classification: Private Property
Track standard: Class 2 to 4
Additional safety issues: Bring: BYO bed linen; BYO food for breakfast & lunch; bring food to share for dinner.
Other notes: Week-end camp, cost $40 per person for the weekend plus food.
QMS committee approval date: 11/11/08
Debriefing date, time & place: TBA to coordinate collected data and hand over to QMR. Prepare foray report for meeting and newsletter.
Nominating and attending indicates acknowledgement of safety briefing (see above ‘Track standard and Additional Safety Issues’ and overleaf ‘Safety in Parks and Forests’) and agreement to allow QMS to use your images and collected data for non-profit purposes.