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The Discovery Circle provides fun opportunities for you to contribute to research and learn about local natural environments. We run Citizen Science projects, interactive workshops and informative blogs to help you connect and learn.

Click on a project to find out more…

Click here to learn about the Cat Tracker project: Discover the secret life of your cat!
Find out more about this gardening project
Click here to learn about the Goanna Watch project and report a goanna sighting!
Click here to learn about our BioBlitz events: Discover your local wildlife!
Click here to read the results of the Little Corellas project
Find out more about the Great Koala Count 2 project
Find out more about this birding project
Click here to learn about the FlukerPost project: Discover the changing landscape!

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  • There are lots of citizen science events around Adelaide during Science Week! Please share them with your friends and spread the word about citizen science: 1. Science in the Pub - Citizen Science Matchmaking - Dr Philip Roetman introduces citizen science projects for you - Tuesday 14th August 6-8pm at the Uraidla Hotel https://www.scienceweek.net.au/science-in-the-pub-official-adelaide-hills-science-hub-launch-citizen-science-matchmaking/ 2. Fungi Film Festival - Learn about fungi and citizen science - Friday 17th August, 5-8.30pm at Mount Barker https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/fungi-film-festival-tickets-47753047651?ref=ecount 3. Fungi of the Adelaide Hills - A free event catering specifically to the 1-5 years age group - Saturday 18th August, 1-3pm at Mt Crawford…

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  • How much do you know about SA’s amazing prehistoric animals? Take a trip back in time and learn abou...

    How much do you know about SA’s amazing prehistoric animals? Take a trip back in time and learn about some of them.

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