Protecting Wilderness and National Parks

You're Invited! - a talk by Andy Macqueen

Alex Colley* Symposium 2018

Andy Macqueen author, Friend of the Colo, former president of Bushwalkers NSW and a keen supporter of community-based nature conservation efforts will give this year’s address entitled

Re-Imagining Wilderness: Finding Soul in a Dystopian World

Andy will present some challenging ideas about perceptions of wilderness, and how the road ahead should be tackled.

University of Western Sydney Hawkesbury Campus, Bld L2 Northside, East Richmond
Sunday 2nd of September, 1pm-4pm

This symposium will also host a number of interactive Wild Cafés, facilitated and run by those involved with campaigns ranging from wild rivers to park management.  This is your chance to engage with discussions on key issues that are currently facing natural areas in an exciting and interactive way.

The Colong Foundation for Wilderness invites you to be part of this exciting event!

Event Program 

Following Andy’s talk, please stick around and enjoy our delicious food and drink as part of our 50th Anniversary Celebrations. 

Please register through the Colong Foundation website so we may gauge catering numbers.

If you wish to help on the day please RSVP me by phone or email.

Keith Muir, email; ph Phone 9261 2400

*Alex Colley (1909-2014) more than anyone built the Colong Foundation and dedicated sixty years of his life to wilderness.