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VIC – IFA/AFG MOUNT COLE AREA FIELD TRIP

An insightful day to see many aspects of sustainable forest management. Staff from DELWP, HVP, and VicForests plus other experts will guide us. Topics include:

  •              Native forest management, incl. harvesting and regeneration
  •              Softwood plantation management
  •              Pyrenees Timber Sawmill
  •              Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC) Recommendations
  •              Future of both upland and lowland forests

All IFA/AFG member are invited to bring along their family, friends, work colleagues and others who may be interested in forest management and conservation.

Meet at:                               10.15am at Railway Station, Pratt St, Beaufort

Transport:                           Car-pooling. 2-WD vehicles are OK (unless we’ve had heavy rain)

Meals:                                  BYO lunch/drink

Clothing/equipment:     Hard hats are provided, please bring your own hard hat if you have one. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear.

Registration:

$0.00 IFA/AFG Members

$20.00 Non-members (cash on the day to Keith Maplestone)

Please register and forward any questions before Tuesday 21 May to Keith Maplestone at kmaplestone@hotmail.com

Event Properties

Event Date 26-05-2019 10:15 am
Event End Date 26-05-2019 4:00 pm
Location Mount Cole/ Beaufort (approx. 50 km W of Ballarat)

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