Green, B. App. Sc.
holds a degree
in applied science and has worked as an
in Victoria and a maths and science teacher in
Perth. He also
successfully completed a Masters Prelim in
marine biology some years
ago (studying growth and behaviour of mussels
and their predation by
starfish) but ill health and other commitments
prevented completion of
the Masters program.
exploring unusual places led him some years
ago to flying light
scuba-diving, and when he travels he likes to
see things that are as
different as possible from home (as do wife and
son Ronda and Darren).
co-proprietor of Araucaria Ecotours, driving
some tours and
doing much of the behind-the-scenes work, such
as book-keeping and
maintenance work, and designing our solar
electricity system and the
lighting for the Wildlife Ecology Centre.
He also writes
interpretive computer programs (e.g. the Bid
which has proved very popular at the LNHA
Visitor Information Centre at
Binna Burra, and assist local residents with
science fiction and astronomy and tries to keep
in touch with
what planets and other extra-terrestrial
phenomena are currently
travelled in all mainland Australian states and
as well as several islands, and of course the
Great Barrier Reef
also in Fiji, Bali, South America and Europe.