World Wetlands Day, celebrated each year on February 2nd, marks the anniversary of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar Convention) in Ramsar, Iran, in 1971.
February 2nd 2013 marks the the forty-second anniversary of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands.
Landcare Queensland, together with the Port of Brisbane and Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating Committee (B4C) would like to invite you to celebrate World Wetlands Day with a free sausage sizzle, a beachside clean-up and a planting at the beautiful Whyte Island at the Port of Brisbane.
This is a family event and everyone is encourage to attend.
For more information, visit the Landcare Queensland website or contact Wayne Cameron at B4C, phone 0413 476 736 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The purpose of the Ramsar Convention is to bring attention to the value of wetlands systems and to protect and rejuvenate these systems for the future. To learn more about the Ramsar Convention, visit www.ramsar.org.