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AAEE WA Events

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Catchments, Corridors and Coasts

Biology, Earth and Environmental Science (BEES) Day

Earth Day Expo

Science Week Community Science and Sustainability Expo

West Australian Sustainability Education Forum

The Children's Groundwater Festival

 

Catchments, Corridors and Coasts

CCCThis course runs in January each year. The next course will be from the 16th - 18th January 2019.

Each year CCC participants are taken on a journey, exploring environmental issues of importance to us all. Topics cover living sustainably and how each one of us can make a difference. You will be exposed to issues and solutions while establishing valuable networks with other participants and presenters.
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Biology, Earth and Environmental Science (BEES) Day


BEESBEES Day is held in September/October of each year. The next BEES Day will be in September 2019.

The Biology, Earth and Environmental Science Year 9,10 and 11 Day is an annual event that showcases some of the exciting careers and investigations that are related to these subjects. It is designed to increase students’ awareness about the wide range of opportunities available through studying these sciences and motivate students to consider them when making their subject selections.  Presenters from a wide range of industries will share experiences from their profession and engage students in hands-on activities.  This day is brought to you by the Australian Association for Environmental Education (WA Chapter) and North Metropolitan TAFE.
Register now by clicking here.

 

Earth Day Expo

Earth Day ExpoThe Earth Day Expo is held around March/April of each year at the Canning River Eco Education Centre (CREEC).  The next Expo will be held at CREEC in April 2019.

Earth Day is celebrated around the world in more than 300 countries on the 22nd April. This is part of an international Earth Day Network initiative for global action. Animal encounters, environmental programs, hands-on activities and music feature in the day.

AAEE (WA) works in partnership with the Canning River Eco Education Centre and the City of Canning to host primary school children, parents and teachers for a day of learning about sustainability at CREEC.
Cost - $9 (inc. GST) per student
Click here for further information and booking details for the CREEC Earth Day Expo
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Science Week Community Science Expo

The Science Week Community Science Expo is held annually in National Science Week at the Canning River Eco Education Centre (CREEC). The next Expo will be held in National Science Week in August 2019.

In 2018, the 10th anniversary of the Expo, the theme was 'Celebration of Science' which celebrated the technology and achievements found in science and nature e.g. prominent scientists, science discoveries, environmental technologies, digital and design technologies, robots and drones.
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A children's competition was run in conjunction with the Expo where Kindy - Year 6 children design a logo that will be used on a banner to advertise the theme of the Expo. 
Click here for more details about the competition.
Click here to download the entry form.

The 2014 event was the 6th Science Expo at CREEC.  Each year participants and organisers are surveyed to obtain feedback about the event. 
Click here for more details about these surveys.
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West Australian Sustainability Education Forum

The West Australian Sustainability Education Forum is held annually in November/December at the Canning River Eco Education Centre.  The next Forum will be held on 7th December 2018.

This forum is an opportunity for those in community, schools, industry, tertiary and government groups to share the work they are engaged with to educate about and support sustainability practices. You will benefit from a broad field of topics by finding a sense of place in the landscape of people and groups operating in WA.

The Forum will be held at the Canning River Eco Education Centre, corner of Queens Park Road and Kent Street, Wilson.Back to top
Click here for the Program.
Click here for the Registration Form. 

The Children's Groundwater Festival


Children's Groundwater Festival Whiteman ParkThis festival is held in November of each year at Whiteman Park. 
 
The Children's Groundwater Festival is a unique environmental education event that aims to educate Western Australian children about the importance of our precious groundwater resources. The day provides the opportunity for children and teachers to interact with groundwater and environmental experts and to participate in hands-on and education activities... all in a fun and festive atmosphere!

The Children's Groundwater Festival is open to Western Australian primary school students in years Back to top4, 5 and 6. Registration is essential and places are limited.