Celebrate Queens Park and its coastal connections

Sep 21, 2019
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Event Date/Time

21/09/2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Location

Band Rotunda Roundabout,
Queens Park,
Invercargill

Event Details

Come and see the Aquavan when it tours the Oreti River catchment and get involved in fun and interactive activities around Queens Park.

– Interact with live marine animals in the Aquavan’s mobile viewing tanks.
– Play with the EnviroScape catchment model and see how activities on the land can affect rivers and coastal ecosystems.
– Celebrate Rotary and ICC’s installation of fish moulds beside many of the park’s stormwater drains.
– Chat with scientists who are studying Southland’s marine and freshwater ecosystems.
– Learn about New River Estuary.
– Have a go at testing water quality.
– Hear about Southland’s Catchment Groups and how they’re working together to look after our region’s waterways.
– Celebrate 50 years of Conservation Week.

All are welcome at this very special community event.

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