ILWS Adjunct Associate Professor Bruce Pennay's new book, Picturing and Re-Picturing Bonegilla, was launched at the Write Around the Murray Festival at the Albury Library Museum on September 7. The book is an illustrated history of the Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre, near Albury, set up for receiving and training migrants to Australia during the post World War II immigration boom.
Congratulations to Associate Professor Rosemary Black who has been appointed to the Global Sustainable Tourism Council's Board of Directors. A/Prof Black has more than 30 years experience in sustainable tourism as a practitioner, academic and researcher.
A collaboration between ILWS ecologist Dr Dale Nimmo, Deakin University and Parks Victoria has shown that fire and drought are having a negative impact on the Grampian ecosystem. More in a recent article in The Conversation.
The "Have a Say" survey, part of the Better Parks for People project, aims to improve understanding of how and why people, particularly those over 65 years of age, use parks according to Institute researcher Dr Rachel Whitsed. The survey closes on September 30.Insert New Container