VHS Meetings, News

Brendan James Marray

20th April 2018

We are pleased to announce Our guest speaker for the next meeting is  Brendan James Murray Author of the well known book Venom. Venom is an examination of European settlers troubled and often antagonistic relationship with the land seen through the lense of the desperate scramble for an antivenom, and highlighted by the story of George […]

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Rob Ambrose and Andrew Melrose

16th October 2017

We are very excited to announce our next guest speakers for the Decemeber meeting on the 6th of Demember. Rob Ambrose and Andrew Melrose Their presentation will be about the history of the La peruse snake show and snake catching in the Sydney area. The La Perouse Show has been a weekend and holiday fixture […]

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Dr Marion Anstis- 6TH September 2017

17th July 2017

We are very excited to announce the speaker for our September meeting on Wednesday the 6th of September. As usual the meeting will be held at the new venue, the Anglers Tavern, 2 Raleigh Rd, Maribyrnong. For something a little different we are having Dr Marion Anstis as our guest speaker who is an expert […]

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Odatria Issue 21

3rd May 2017

= 2017 Expo Weekend – Adam Sapiano = Who Am I? = The Wrangler Writes – John McGrath = Has Anyone Seen My Dragon – Lost Reptiles Home – Adam Sapiano = Bizarre Turtle Species! – Kevin Welsh = Australia’s Venomous Snakes …. – Brian Bush   VIEW/DOWNLOAD ISSUE Odatria_21_MAY_17  

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David Kirshner – 7TH JUNE 2017

28th April 2017

We are proud to once again have David Kirshner down for our upcoming meeting on Wednesday the 7th of June at 7.15pm. As usual the meeting will be held at the new venue, the Anglers Tavern, 2 Raleigh Rd, Maribyrnong. David’s presentation will be on the nesting habits of Heath Monitors, Varanus rosenbergi, in the […]

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2017 VHS Expo Dinner – Friday 3rd March 2017

17th January 2017

The Victorian Herpetological Society is proud to announce the second annual Expo Dinner 2017 Reptile Expo Dinner

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Odatria Issue 20

21st December 2016

= The Wrangler Writes – John McGrath = Limbless Locomotion – Kit Prendergast = Who Am I = Herpetofunnies = Weirdest, Wackiest Lizards! = The Striped legless Lizard and The Melbourne Zoo’s Role ….  – Mike Swan   VIEW/DOWNLOAD ISSUE Odatria_20_DEC_16  

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7th December 2016

26th November 2016

The VHS holds 3 meetings and a number of other events each year. Our final for the year and AGM is: Wednesday 7th December 2016 At our new venue – The Angler’s Tavern – 2 Raleigh Street – Maribyrnong 7.15pm – 10.30pm Rex Neindorf   We are proud to announce that Rex Neindorf will be […]

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Joe Ball

22nd November 2016

We are excited to announce that our second guest speaker for the VHS 2007 expo and expo dinner will be Joe Ball.  Joe is one of Australia’s biggest bluetongue lizard breeders and a world leader when it comes to bluetongue mutations. He also breeds a variety of other species of reptiles including large monitors and […]

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Bryan Grieg Fry

5th November 2016

We are pleased to announce that Dr Bryan Grieg Fry will be attending the 2017 Reptile Expo (5th March 2017)  and Expo Eve Dinner (4th March 2017)! Bryan is world renowned for his work on all kinds of animal poisons and venoms, in particular his work with venomous snakes and varanids. Head over to Bryan’s […]

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