Murrumbateman Landcare Group Meeting
Where: Murrumbateman Recreation Ground Hall
Guest Speaker:Matthew Higgins, Canberra Historian
Topic: Biodiversity in the region, from Canberra to the High Country
Matthew is a Canberra historian who has worked at many of our national cultural institutions. His latest book Rugged beyond imagination: stories from an Australian mountain region (NMA Press), was shortlisted for the ACT Book of the Year Award, and he has been writing articles in the Canberra Times for over 30 years. His still photography has been broadcast on ABC television and his short nature documentaries have been seen at film festivals around Australia. Matthew is passionate about the high country, and he bushwalks and cross-country skis as often as opportunity permits.