Entries by Doug

Student work samples

It’s always nice to see student work on display in schools, particularly when you had something to do with it!

Earlier in the term, Bournda EEC staff worked with Eden Marine High School Year 7 students on coastal hazards, with support from Kyran Crane (Coastal Management Officer) from Bega Valley Shire Council.

So it was […]

Good on you

The Good on You site and app was mentioned in a story in the a recent ABC Science newsletter.  You might want to check it out to help make consumer decisions that help the planet!



What an amazing little creature! A cup moth larva on the path at Bournda that looks like it should hang out on the Great Barrier Reef – what glorious colours!

But don’t be fooled; this little critter has an array of poisonous spines that pop out when provoked

The wonders of life are all around […]

Birds of a Feather at Pambula Public School

Bournda EEC teacher Julie Donne has been working with some very enthusiastic Stage 2 students at Pambula Public School on the Birds of a Feather project.  A collaboration between Sapphire Coast Regional Science Hub members, the project is supported by the Australian Association for Environmental Education.  There will be a full report soon, which will […]

Pambula PS visit to Bournda postponed

As the fire situation in Tathra is close by, and still active, the Centre will not be operational Monday (19th March) and Tuesday (20th March). Several of our staff live in areas affected by the fire but everyone is safe which is great news.

Later today a fire did start near our Centre and it […]

Harrison’s photography hints are a hit!

Last week’s macro photography workshop at Panboola was a great success!  We had a wide range of ages and interests present and everyone came away with something to think about for the next time they took a few snaps.  Jennifer Halper was visiting Bournda National Park with students from Eden Marine High School and captured […]

Clean Up Sapphire Coast Drive

One of our most loved tourist roads needs a clean up and Clean Up Australia Day is just around the corner.

Come and help Bournda EEC and National Parks and Wildlife Service staff collect roadside litter and stop it from spoiling our beautiful National Parks, nature reserves, waterways and beaches.

Check out the Clean Up Australia […]