The autumn 2008 campout was held at Port Fairy and conducted by the Warrnambool Field Naturalists Club. The camp was based at Southcombe Lodge.
The program included
Fri 20: Choice of illustrated tak on the local area, or a walk to Griffiths Island to see Mutton Birds
Sat 21: Choice of full-day or half-day field trips, followed by
Annual meeting of SEANA, followed by
a talk by Joan McKnight on Kanawinka Geopark
Sun 22: Choicxe of full-day or half-day field trips, followed by
a talk by Jody Honan on vegetation changes along the Port Fairy-Warrnambool Highway.
Mon 23: Choice of half-day field trips, with farewll lunch beside Lake Pertobe
Crags, Yambuk and Fitzroy River mouth
Beach east of Port Fairy
Mt Eccles National Park
Killarney beach, Mapunga Cliffs, Hopkins Falls
Boat trip to Julia Percy Island
Beaches west of Port Fairy
Monday morning outings
1. Lighthouse. Griffith Island.
2. Boat trip to Lady Julia Percy Island. Photo: Denis Hurley