Upcoming Events

19
Nov
2019

Wildlife or Commodity? Exploring Humankind's Relationship with Nature

Britta Jaschinski
Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Hill Dickinson, Suite 3205 Tower Two, Lippo Centre, 89 Queensway, Admiralty
Pre-payment is required.
In this talk, famous wildlife photojournalist Britta Jaschinski gives an insightful expression of the identity and individuality of animals, which are shown though her award-winning photographs. She discusses her almost devout fascination with “the animal’s spirit”, illustrated by images of many of the world’s big cats and other mammals.
22
Nov
2019

Annual Dinner: An Explorer’s Life on the Edge: Lost and Found in the Amazon and Papua New Guinea

Guest of Honour: Benedict Allen
Friday, 22 Nov 2019
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Four-course Banquet Dinner 7.30 pm; Talk thereafter
Hong Kong Football Club, 3 Sports Road, Causeway Bay
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“For me personally, exploration isn’t about conquering nature, planting flags or leaving your mark. It’s about the opposite: opening yourself up and allowing the place to leave its mark on you…”

The Talk:

With his usual zest and humour, famous explorer, adventurer and television presenter Benedict Allen shares stories of his amazing expeditions around the globe and of his extraordinary life as an explorer of more than 30 years, richly illustrated with slides and film clips.  

23
Nov
2019

Boat Field Trip to Sharp Island and the UNESCO Geopark: HK's Stunning Volcanic Islands

Leader: Dr Chiu Hon Chim
Saturday, 23 Nov 2019
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We are delighted to welcome Dr Chiu Hon Chim to lead a fascinating field trip to the largest island in the Kiu Tsui Country Park located in Sai Kung. Sharp Island is well known for its volcanic legacy, an ideal spot to visit the island’s collapsed volcano and the affectionally named ‘Pineapple Bun’ rocks, which are ancient boulders filled with cracks.
29
Nov
2019

Field Trip to the World Dream cruise ship

Friday, 29 Nov 2019
5.15pm to 8.45pm
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The World Dream is sailing into Victoria Harbour and docking at the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal. Members are invited to a two hour tour of the ship, with cocktails and canapés on the deck.