Geelong Field Naturalists Club
Tim Zeigler from Museums Victoria: "The Pleistocene megafauna fossil record of Geelong and the Western Districts"
The fossil heritage of Western Victoria is highly significant. This talk will present highlights of the Pleistocene vertebrate fossil record around Geelong and the Western Districts including Bacchus Marsh, Lake Colongulac, and Limeburners Point. Civic and scientific investigation has illuminated the diversity, ecology and lifestyles of Ice Age marsupial megafauna in this area since the mid-19th Century.