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Project Frog leaps forward

August 20, 2015

The 5D Randoms of last year have evolved into 6A this year at Berwick Fields Primary School. But their amazing frog card game they created is getting bigger and better and spurned a number of new spin off games featuring other local threatened species

Youth at the Zoo Conservation Conference

July 23, 2015

On the 9th of July I had the privilege of co-coordinating the Students for Conservation Conference at Melbourne Zoo. This day was planned and organised by Youth at the Zoo members with the aim to inspire and help students fight extinction back at their schools.