Eavesdropping on frogs at night is heaps fun and you can do it all through OCTOBER, best on calm, mild nights after rain.

No previous knowledge required- come and join us!!


Training:compulsory for all new Frogwatch volunteers and a fun refresher for people that have previously volunteered. 

Each seminar is followed by a practical session in the Wetlands. Please note: all seminars cover the same information – you only need to attend one.

Training in CANBERRA: Friday 27.09.2019,     Thursday 10.10.19   and   Friday 18.10.2019,  18:00-20:30 @ Jerrabomberra Wetlands. RSVPs are essential!! To book your place for a Seminar please go to Cost: $15 p. P. (children under 16 free), including hot drinks, nibbles and a soup dinner Numbers are limited to 30. 

Training in COOMA: Wednesday 16.10.19, 18:00-20:30, free event without catering, please rsvp to or

Hope to see you all then and there!!

Want to enter your survey data??

LINK TO Frogwatch DATA PORTAL– for site information and data entry – click here or use this link

Follow this link to get some tips on how to navigate through the Frogwatch data portal

For downloading:

To take to the field with you:

Frogwatch Census Kit

The NKit Coverational Water Week Community Frogwatch Kit contains all the information you need to participate in the annual Census. Hard copies of the Frogwatch Census Kit will be available at our training events, or on request to the Frogwatch Coordinator. Please note that the links below take you to an older version of the Census Kit. Most information is still valid but we do use a different method for the online data entry now, have extended the survey period to all of October, and utilise a different field data sheet (see above)!!

Ask the Frogwatch Coordinator for the latest edition. Alternatively, you can download the whole Frogwatch Census Kit 2008_PDF (11.3 MB) or just some parts of it:

  1. About Frogwatch, including the Frogwatch Monitoring Strategy (1.1 MB)
  2. Frog Species of the ACT and Region (2.8 MB)
  3. Frogwatch Monitoring (1.3 MB)
  4. More Resources and Information (566 KB)