An unexpected fungal paradise

An unexpected fungal paradise

Alison Pouliot & Becky McCann Driving along the Princes Highway through the highly modified agricultural catchments of Victoria’s western district, one might not be expect to find a fungal paradise. Tucked away among treeless, rocky paddocks of the Victo...

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Fungimap AGM 2019

Fungimap AGM 2019

Notice is hereby given of the 2019 Fungimap Inc. Annual General Meeting which will be held on Thursday 2 May in Perth, WA, at 5:30 pm local time which equates to 7:30 pm EST and 7:00 pm Australian Central Daylight Time. Location: 21 Rankin Rd, Shenton Park, Pe...

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Can you help assess threat status?

Can you help assess threat status?

An Australasian Fungi Red List Workshop will be held in Melbourne, at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, 22-26 July 2019, organised by the Australasian Mycological Society Conservation Group. The purpose of the workshop is to carry out formal threat assessments o...

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For kids to investigate fungi

For kids to investigate fungi

Investigating Fungi  by Gwen Pascoe, is a small, easy to handle and read book for primary school children. It explains the parts of some large fungi and how they grow and includes case studies of common and unusual fungi and ideas for children on how to inves...

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‘Cheryl’ great for microscopy

‘Cheryl’ great for microscopy

‘Larger Fungi of South Australia’ is a technical work is based on the collections of Professor Sir John Burton Cleland’s (1878-1971). It’s affectionately known as ‘Cheryl’ – the author’s first name – and is on...

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