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AGM Documents for 14th December at 12 noon

Find attached the documents for the AGM on the 14th December 2015.

AGM Agenda 2015

Minutes 17 Oct 2014

Annual Report 2014 2015 inc Finances

AGM 2015 notice – Final

ECOllaboration Constitution FINAL 30 Nov 2015

BBQ Invitation – Final

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On the Job Conservation and Business Traineeships Available

2015-09-17 09.25.30We have 10 paid traineeships in Conservation and Land Management and 2 traineeshipd in Business Administration starting 23rd November 2015 for 21 weeks.  Learn from the experts in their respective fields with a view to finding work in the industries.  For more information, contact Jim Stuart for Conservation enquiries or Cerran Fawns for Business Administration enquiries.  Phone the office on 54764 777 or email info [at] maroochycatchmentcentre [dot] org [dot] au.

This training is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative.

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Director Vacancy

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with fundraising experience to join the volunteer Board and help guide the organisation into the new era of operations.

Click here for more information Director Vacancy Fundraising

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Frogs Are Out and Our Surveys Begin

threatened frog speciesHave you heard the frogs calling?

We have, and it’s time for our annual frog monitoring to begin? but
We need volunteers to help us.

Monitoring is held 2 nights per week at various locations across the Sunshine Coast starting Tuesday 27th January through to the end of March 2015.

We normally monitor begween 6-8pm. All equipment is provided and this is a family friendly activity.

Monitoring is co-ordinated by an environmental scientist and volunteers are involved in identifying frogs through sightings and calls. No experience is needed.
We have sites this year at:

  1. Buderim
  2. Eewah Vale
  3. Yaroomba Bushland Reserve, Mt Coolum
  4. Dulong
  5. Noosa National Park – Perigian Site, Coolum

If you are interested in participating for one day or every day then please let us know ASAP by answering some questions about your availability and preferred monitoing sites through this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/W369Y3F or phone 07 54764777.

Please share with your networks and friends.

Hopping to hear from you soon!

Janine Bedros – Community Engagement Officer

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Summer Newsletter Out Now!

Click here to view the 2014 Summer Newlsetter

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Resume Writing Workshop 25th Nov 9am to 12 pm

Click here to view details

RESUME WRITING Workshop

As University and TAFE draws to a close for the end of 2014, many of you will be thinking about looking for work.  It can be a daunting process applying for a job, so we have created a workshop designed to give you some additional support.

This half day workshop will assist students in developing a resume that will put them in good stead when looking for employment.  In addition, participants will receive assistance with addressing selection criteria, writing a cover letter that will stand out from the crowd, advice on how to get an interview and some tips on interview techniques.

ECOllaboration have been helping students in South East Queensland find employment for over 10 years.  We do this by providing work placement and volunteering opportunities.  During students placements, we spend time with each student, assisting them develop their CV’s and incorporating their practical experience they have gained during their placement, into their resume’s.

ECOllaboration is a not for profit environmental organisation, however the tips and techniques used in this workshop can be applied to any industry, therefore this workshop is not aimed primarily at Environmental Science students.  Everyone is welcome.
During the workshop, students will:

  • Discover how to write a dynamic resume
  • Learn how to prepare a customised cover letter that will get employer’s attention;
  • Find out how to respond effectively to selection criteria in job applications;
  • Learn how to prepare for interviews
  • Learn strategies for responding to behavioural-based interview questions; and
  • Learn how to conduct an effective job search and access the hidden job market.

Bring your laptops or ipads and work on your CV during the session, this ensures you don’t miss out on any important information and you can make better use of the professionals who will be present to help you.

Numbers are limited.  Cost $20 pp includes morning tea

at Maroochy Waterwatch’s Offices, Donaldson Rd, Nambour

Register by contacting Jacqui via email at jacqui [at] ecollaboration [dot] org [dot] au or on (07) 54764777.

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Position Vacant – Business Administrator – Closes 14 Nov

Click here to view position details and selection criteria.  PD Business Administrator Maroochy Waterwatch Oct 2014

All applications must include a CV and a response to each selection criteria

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Annual Report 2014 out now

Click here to view what we have been up to for the year!

Annual Report 2014

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Basket Weaving Workshop with Cat’s Claw Creeper 22nd November

IMG_0826Basket Weaving Workshop with Cat’s Claw Creeper

Beginners class 10am (round baskets)

Advanced class 12:30pm (oval baskets)

Bookings essential by 20th November to info [at] maroochycatchmentcentre [dot] org [dot] au or phone 07 54764777

Cost $50 per workshop.  All materials included in cost.

At Maroochy Waterwatch offices, Donaldson Rd, Nambour


Position Vacant – Community Engagement Officer closes 23rd Oct

Maroochy Waterwatch Inc (soon to be ECOllaboration) is seeking an enthusiastic individual to effectively support the company’s community engagement and volunteering activities.  This will include supporting the community based water monitoring program, fauna surveys, boat operations and litter programs, Friends of Parks program, voluntourism adventures and community support programs.

Applications close 22nd October 2014 and must include cover letter, CV and responses to all selection criteria.  Email applications to cerran [at] maroochycatchmentcentre [dot] org [dot] au or mail to PO Box 311, Nambour Qld 4560.

Click here to view position description Community Engagement Officer Maroochy Waterwatch Oct 2014

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