Join renowned Queensland scientist and turtle researcher Dr Colin Limpus for a fascinating insight into the life cycles of Loggerhead and Flatback turtles.

Dr Limpus will talk through the difficulty of successfully managing turtles in the face of human impact and share some extraordinary discoveries about these complex animals from his 49 years of dedicated research at the Mon Repos Rookery.

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from a leading expert on turtles and learn of his passion for ensuring their ultimate survival.

Adult: $15
Concession: $10

About UQ at World Science Festival Brisbane

The University of Queensland is proud to partner with the Queensland Museum for the inaugural World Science Festival Brisbane from 22-26 March 2017.

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Held annually in New York since 2008 the World Science Festival is now one of the most celebrated science festivals in the world, and this year it's coming back to Brisbane!

The University of Queensland is proud to showcase our expertise across all aspects of science through talks, panels and engaging science demonstrations during World Science Festival Brisbane.



South Brisbane
Queensland Museum