Researchers Visit the Barwon Coast
Barwon Coast Committee of Management have engaged Federation University Australia to undertake a social research project focusing on the impacts of population and dogs on beaches on the Barwon Coast. The project is called “Barwon Coast – Examining Impacts of population, domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) and seasonal variants on coastal environments”. Read more about the project here.
Social researchers from Federation University Australia who are working on this project will be holding information stands on the Barwon Coast on the Australia Day long weekend.
Research Information Stand Locations & Times
Researchers for the project will host an information stand from 8am to 4pm at the following locations:
- Collendina Beach on Thursday 25/1. Stand will be located in the beach carpark opposite the cheeky cow cafe.
- Ocean Grove Main Beach on Friday 26/1. Stand will be located near to the toilet block at the top of the ramp to the beach,
- Starfish Bakery, Hitchcock Avenue, Barwon Heads on Saturday 27/1.
At the information stands you can meet the researchers involved in this project, take the public survey that is key to the research and ask any questions you might have.