Welcome to the Castlemaine Field Naturalists Club web site.nodding greenhood


Castlemaine Field Naturalists Club hosted the South East Australia Naturalists Association (SEANA) Spring 2019 Camp in Castlemaine, over the first weekend of October.  See report on SEANA web page.

Members. The Club has about 100 members. Some members have specialist knowledge. Others are beginners. All members have an interest in nature and the natural world.

Meetings are held on the second Friday of each month (Feb-Dec) starting at 7.30 pm, in the Uniting Church hall, Lyttleton St, Castlemaine. The meeting usually has a guest speaker who deals with some topic of natural history. Visitors are welcome to attend meetings and excursions.cropped-breutelia-triquetrella.jpg

Excursions are held monthly, usually on the Saturday after the monthly meeting. Additional excursions are held from time to time. Excursions usually start at 1:30 pm. See the Events page for details.

The newsletter “The Castlemaine Naturalist” is published monthly, and posted or emailed to members.  Past editions are also available (click here).leaves 1

For further information, email us (castlemainefnc@hotmail.com) or call the secretary Peter Turner (0439-369-709) or the President George Broadway (0447-714-111).