This month we explore the wonders of Moreton Bay!

Join our panel of experts as they introduce you to some of the less well-known habitats and creatures found in Moreton Bay, describe how the Bay is being used to enhance science education for local students and discuss the groups working to protect this valuable resource.

Watch the recording

Recording of "Life beneath the bay" lecture (YouTube, 1h:07m:26s)

Meet the presenters

Dr John Pandolfi

Dr John Pandolfi is a Program Leader in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, and a Professor with the School of Biological Sciences, and Centre for Marine Science, at The University of Queensland.


Dr Ian Tibbetts

Dr Ian Tibbetts is the Director of the Centre for Marine Science and an Associate Professor with the School of Biological Sciences at The University of Queensland.


Dr Tim Stevens

Dr Tim Stevens is a senior lecturer with the School of Environment at Griffith University, he has been involved with the research, conservation and management of Queensland’s marine biodiversity since 1983.


Mr Tim Roe

Mr Tim Roe combines his three passions of education, science and Moreton Bay in his role as an educator at the Moreton Bay Environmental Education Centre.


About BrisScience

BrisScience is a monthly lecture series that brings science out of the labs and to the people, making it accessible to all – from scientists, to scientists-at-heart.

Run by The University of Queensland, BrisScience has been delivering engaging lectures on diverse topics from local and international scientists for over a decade.

BrisScience speakers are leaders in their given fields and deliver dynamic presentations based on cutting-edge research.

The University of Queensland has been running BrisScience since 2005, bringing the best and brightest scientific minds to the people of Brisbane – from early career researchers to Nobel Laureates!

Time6:30pm to 7:30pm (light refreshments 7:30-8pm)
VenueThe Edge, State Library of Queensland, Stanley Place, South Bank
CostFree - Eventbrite ticket required


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