Registrations are open for the next Wet Tropics Tour Guide field school, to be held in the Daintree rainforest.
This is a 2 to 3 day event hosted at the recently renovated Daintree Rainforest Observatory. Thursday 14 April is an optional workshop day for those wishing to start or continue the process to become a certified Wet Tropics Tour Guide, while Friday 15 and Saturday 16 April offer presentations and interpretive activities, as well as invaluable opportunities for networking.
Presentation topics include:
Ancient and relic plants of the Daintree
Connectivity in the fragmented landscape of the Wet Tropics
Tree kangaroos of the Wet Tropics
Cassowaries and the age of discovery
Northern bettong—the forgotten Wet Tropics kangaroo