INTERNATIONAL DAY OF FORESTS - 19 MARCH 2017
IFA QLD - Sherwood Arboretum social event
The Sherwood Arboretum has over 90 years of history, with a long connection with Queensland foresters. The arboretum is unique in that the collection, of about 1100 trees and over 300 species, is mostly native to Queensland. Guest speaker Mr Dale Arvidsson, Curator of Brisbane Botanic Gardens has been invited to address attendees on the plans for the management of the living collection of trees at the Arboretum. Come along to see this heritage listed Arboretum, view the iconic Kauri pine avenue, see the progress of the Queensland Forestry Grove planted in May 2015 and catch up with friends and colleagues over a social BBQ lunch.
Date: Sun 19th March 2017
Time: 10.30am for an 11am guest speaker
Lunch: BBQ lunch $5pp or $10per family
BYO drinks chair, picnic blanket
Place: Sherwood Arboretum, Jolimont St, Sherwood
Meet at: Joseph St end near biggest and best Kauri pines
RSVP: 10th March 2017
We look forward to seeing you at this Queensland International Day of Forests event.