Location: Blackheath

  • Blackheath Community Farm Landcare Group

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    Meeting day: First Saturday of the month, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

    Meeting place: Mountains Christian College, driveway at the end of Thirroul Avenue, Blackheath.

    Bushcare officer: Karen Hising

    Local contact: Lis Bastian, mobile 0407 437 553

    Alternative contact: Karen Hising, phone 4780 5623, email khising@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

  • Centenary Reserve Bushcare Group

    Bush regeneration at Centenary Reserve

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    Year started: September 1987

    Meeting day: Second Friday of the month, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Meet at the end of Brentwood Avenue.

    Bushcare officer: Karen Hising

    Land manager: BMCC

    Local contact: Karen Hising, phone 4780 5623, khising@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

    Alternative contact: BMCC Bushcare Team, phone 4780 5528

  • Popes Glen Bushcare Group

    Advises on management of Popes Glen Reserve. The group meets monthly to aid the site with regeneration by removing weeds from the area using bush regeneration techniques.

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    Year started: 1991

    Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Bushcare officer: James Bevan

    Land manager: BMCC

    Local contact: Alan Lane, phone 4787 7097

    Alternative contact: Bushcare Office, phone 4780 5623, email jbevan@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

  • Sutton Park Bushcare Group

    Bush regeneration in Sutton Park

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    Year started: October 1998

    Meeting day: First Thursday of the month, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Bushcare officer: Steve Fleischmann

    Land manager: BMCC

    Local contact: Ian Glover, phone 0421 430 077

    Alternative contact: Steve Fleischmann, email sfleischmann@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

  • Upper Braeside – Cleopatra

    Year started: 2021

    Meeting day: Fourth Thursday of the month, 9:30 am to 12:30 am

    Meeting Place: variable upon email

    Work primarily aims to control post-fire Gorse outbreak in unformed Cleopatra Street to prevent seed drop into the Braeside Swamp (meeting point at corner of Cross and Cleopatra Streets).

    Additional work will include woody weed control in bushland adjacent to Prince George and Prince Edward Streets (formerly Woody Weed Wanders Upper Braeside site).

     

    Bushcare officer: Elissa McFarlane

    Land manager: BMCC

    Local contact: TBC

    Alternative contact: Elissa McFarlane, phone 4780 5528, email emcfarlane@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

  • Valley View Swampcare – Guerillas in the Swamp (G.I.T.S.)

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    Year started: 2019

    Meeting day: Second Thursday of the month, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Valley View Swamp, Blackheath.

    Bushcare officer: Steve Fleischmann

    Land manager: BMCC

    Alternative contact: Steve Fleischmann, phone 4780 5623, email sfleischmann@bmcc.nsw.gov.au