All the photographs on this site are copyright, and remain the sole property
of the members and friends of SGAP Townsville. Please
ask first if you wish too use any photographs on this firstname.lastname@example.org
Many of our members have
been photographing native species since the society was established in
1970, usually in the form of 35mm slides. In recent years most of these slides have languished in boxes,
having been superceded by digital technology.
In January 2008 the
Society successfully applied for a grant from Townsville City Council, to purchase a quality scanner in order to
give these slides a new lease of life and as a result some of these
images have been used in this website. The Society acknowledges the
support of Townsville City Council.
Many of the images, that have so far been digitised,
come from the large back cataloque belonging to Keith Townsend who is a long-serving member
of SGAP Townsville.
For many years he has provided images for use in the
As a professional botanist Russell Cumming has perhaps seen as
much of our native landscape as anyone else, and has been a long
time friend and supporter of SGAP Townsville. We are indebted to Russell for the
generous contribution to this website from his large photographic
Dr Greg Calvert is a professional botanist with a passion for all aspects
of his native environment which he is keen to share at every opportunity. A long
time member of SGAP Townsville, Greg is always contributing his time and expertise to our
meetings, and his photograhic contribution to this website speaks for