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Summer Gecko 2020

Welcome to the 2020 Summer issue of the Gecko Newsletter. In this issue read about:

• 2020: Bushcare Team Leader • Bushcare / Landcare Picnic COVID style • Bushcare Awards – Group and Individuals • Vale Lachlan Garland • Remote Bushcare • Cicadas • RSCPA Landcare • Vale Liz Kabanoff • Popes Glen Bushcare Group – Local Heros • Vale Thelma Murphy – Bushcare Icon • Swamped by Threats Project reaches halfway mark • Redgum Park – Timing is everything • What’s On!

Click here to open the latest Gecko

https://www.bmcc.nsw.gov.au/documents/gecko-newsletter-summer-2020

Popes Glen Creek Remote

Spend the day extending the efforts of Popes Glen Bushcare Group by working downstream to stop the weeds spreading further into the National Park. Some work is in the creek, so prepare for some wading. This is a joint NPWS and BMCC activity with morning tea and lunch provided.

Please book by Monday 18 February with Grant by phone: 47873112 or by email vanessa.richardson@environment.nsw.gov.au

Katoomba Creek Remote

Saturday 9 December 2017

Continue the fantastic work in another remote section of Katoomba Creek searching for weeds. Bush regeneration and bushwalking experience is needed. This activity involves off track walking and wading along the creek. This is a joint NPWS & BMCC activity and numbers are limited. Morning tea and lunch supplied. Book with Lyndal by 1st December.

NPWS Great Grose Weed Walk activity. 

   Headwaters of Grose River, Mt Victoria  9 – 3pm  

Spend some time exploring the headwaters of the Grose River. We will continuing on from previous work to stop the weed invasion further downstream and into the swamp. Be prepared for the possibility of creek wading. Morning tea and Lunch provided. Book with Vanessa on 4787 3112 or vanessa.richardson@environment.nsw.gov.au by 6 March.

Katoomba Creek – Remote

Continue the fantastic combined efforts of BMCC and NPWS volunteers in another remote section of Katoomba Creek searching for weeds. Bush regeneration and bushwalking experience is needed.

This activity involves off track walking and wading along the creek. This is a joint NPWS & BMCC activity and numbers are limited. Morning tea and lunch supplied. Book with Lyndal on 4780 5623 or lsullivan@bmcc.nsw.gov.au  by Monday 13th Feb.

 

Remote Bushcare Sassafras Gully, Faulconbridge

Sassafras Gully, Faulconbridge    9 am – 4 pm    

A bushwalk from Faulconbridge Station to help the work of the Jackson Park Bushcare Group.   We will work along the creek and track treating weeds as we find them as well as following up on a slope of scattered weeds – ginger lily and privet. Contact Lyndal Sullivan 4780 5623 or   lsullivan@bmcc.nsw.gov.au to book by Fri 7th October.

Holly Walk

Come along for a short walk to target large and small Holly plants below the Frogs Hollow Bushcare site (Minyago Street)

Booking essential to find out meeting place and more details about the day.