Tag Archives: Tropics

Uni Club Hosts First JCU Poetry Slam

JCU held its inaugural Poetry Slam CREDIT: http://ndsmcobserver.com/

Exchange student Julia Dunn held a poetry slam last Thursday night in a James Cook University first.  By Jemma Boisen The Uni Club created history last Thursday night by holding a poetry slam, organised by American exchange student Julia Dunn. Julia, an environmental education major, said that poetry

Gerry’s Deadly

DEADLY: Observing the natural environment.

Gerry Turpin has always had a strong passion for Indigenous plant use, and maintaining and documenting this knowledge for future generations has always been one of his top priorities.

Rescuing our Flipper-ed Friends

World Wildlife Fund Australia has joined forces with North Queensland communities and JCU students to help save one of Australia’s most beloved animals; the marine turtle.   By Amanda Carter

Turtle-y Terrific

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Reef HQ hosted turtle education workshops for kids over the school holidays to educate youth about marine turtles in the region.

A Day In The Life Of Castle Hill

By Sophie Kesteven [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nVMAY5gxfpk[/youtube]

Eating Troppo


JCNN’s International student journalist explored North Queensland’s favourite tropical fruits, and found eating local means eating healthy.