City of PAE News 12 August 2019 – Science Week, peninsula air quality monitoring, living seawalls

City of PAE News 12 August 2019 – Science Week, peninsula air quality monitoring, living seawalls


Ed here with the quickest and easiest
way to see what’s happening this week across the City of PAE it’s Science Week
and there are lots of crazy experiments happening across our libraries we’re
working with the EPA to test air quality on the peninsula and we’re looking for
community panel members. We’ll be kicking off book week with big events at the
Parks on the weekend, and learn about the exciting biodiversity of living sea
walls National Science Week is an annual celebration of Science in Australia and
we’re discovering space with lots of events and activities happening through
our libraries we took some local children to Stockade Park last week practice
building rockets so this Saturday’s blast off events plus there’s lots more
science experiments robotics and space themed activities contact your local
library to find out more and take part in some science experiments through the
week the Victoria Road air quality study is a community co design project being
undertaken by the City of PAE and the EPA to monitor outdoor air to analyze
the air quality and emissions from traffic on Victoria Road we’re seeking
eight community members to form a panel for this project for more information
about the panel or to apply visit engage.epa.sa.gov.au and search for Victoria
Road next week is book week and we’re kicking things off with a family fun day
at the parks library this Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 there will be
space painting crafts storytime sessions a splash theatre interactive show +
Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary will be there with observe animals dressed up as
Book Week theme of reading is my secret power for your chance to win a super
prize find out more on our library social media pages and on the library
pages on our website new life abounds on Sydney Harbor sea walls through the
addition of 3d printed sea wall tiles but how did this work and can a port
River trial succeed living sea walls is a sydney institute of marine science
initiative that builds on years of marine green engineering research around
increasing the biodiversity of sea walls the estuary care foundation has funding
to conduct a trial of sea wall tiles along the port river with support from
the coast protection board and the city of PAE
learn more on the 19th of all of us from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m. at the Town Hall
the Rotary Club of Port Adelaide along side the city of PAE will be presenting
the Northwest Business Awards on Wednesday the 14th of August from 6 p.m.
until 7:30 guest speaker Alex Heidenreich will be talking about
enterprising warfare entrepreneurial lessons learned in the deserts of
Afghanistan this event is free to attend find out more and put your spot online
due to last week’s heavy rain we lost three days of mowing so we’re playing
catch-up this week you’ll find our teams in Manningham Hampstead Gardens Klemzig Gepps Cross
dry creek Blair Athol Dudley Park for the park rose
water tap ruin old thorns will be spraying weeds in Regency Park
Dudley Park Devon parks Croydon Park building Gardens Woodville Gardens
Exeter Glanville semaphore and birkenhead if you need us for anything
give us a call on 8405 6600 or visit our website anytime
of the day or night to make a request to server