Events

Marine Care Ricketts Point hosts a range of events and programs throughout the year.
 

Speakers Evenings 2019 - 7.30pm start every 2nd Tuesday of the month, 6 times a year, on the even months, - 12 February, 9 April, 11 June, 6 August, 8 October, 10 December.  Beaumaris Senior Citizens Club (behind the Beaumaris Library, 84 Reserve Road, Beaumaris.

 
Summer Snorkelling Program: 17 November 2018 – 30 March 2019, every Saturday, 9.00am  conditions permitting.
 
Beach Patrol: 1st Saturday of every month, 11.00am - location advised by email
 
MCRP AGM, Tuesday 11th Feb 2020  @ 7.30pm, Beaumaris Senior Citizens Club
 

Winter Sea Search (Intertidal monitoring) – Triangle Reef,

 

Winter Sea Search (Intertidal monitoring) – Triangle Reef, Saturday 20 July 10am - 12.30pm
It’s lovely to get out on the rock shelves with a group of friendly, knowledgeable people.
Please join us, and our friendly Parks Victoria (PV) rangers Ellie and Emily, for this important quarterly survey. PV conducts the surveys to monitor the health of the reef.  The data recorded is an important trigger for further action.

Ellie and Emily need volunteers to help in:
• Taking photos
• Intertidal reef assessment – counting habitat using point intercept method
• Intertidal reef assessment – counting invertebrates.

No experience necessary.  All are welcome.RSVP by 18 July by registering as a volunteer for this event at the Parks Vic ParkConnect portal:

https://www.parkconnect.vic.gov.au//Volunteer/public-planned-activity/?id=fcc2911c-d697-e911-a979-000d3ad1c904

If you need help to create a ParkConnect login/user account or navigating the system, please email ellen.williams@parks.vic.gov.au |tel 8427 3589 |m 0438 992 303.

Wear wet booties/shoes that can get wet, and appropriate clothing for the weather.