Monthly Archives

September 2011

  • Illawarra’s Biodiversity and Local Food celebration

    Come and celebrate the Illawarra’s Biodiversity and Local Food

    The Illawarra Councils are launching the GROW LOCAL Illawarra Edible and Native Garden Guides,
    and the new and improved Illawarra Bushland Database.

    Visit Wollongong’s Old Court House, Cnr Harbour Street and Cliff Road on Wednesday 23 November 2011

    2.30 Welcome
    3pm Official launches
    3-6pm Project displays and interactive workshops

    Stalls, information displays and […]

  • Small Wind and Community Scale Renewable Energy Workshop

    Small Wind and Community Scale Renewable Energy Workshop
    Free but RSVP essential!

    25th September, Fountaindale Grand Manor, Robertson

    A training workshop for landholders, residents, community groups, councils, local business and industry.

    Learn how small wind turbines produce clean energy, reduce greenhouse emissions and offset energy costs.

    Learn how to determine your wind resource, install a small wind turbine and ensure […]

  • Bulli Tops Bushwalk

    Amazing views and vegetation that’s a little different from what you may be used to.

    Saturday 17th September 2011
    8.30am-1.00pm
    Bus leaving from Botanic Gardens -Madoline Street Entrance (Discovery centre entrance)

    Local educator and conservation enthusiast Steve Dillon will lead a bushwalk through Bulli Tops Escarpment where you will discover 3 different vegetation communities including an Endangered Ecological Community […]

  • Sandon Point and McCauley’s Bushcare

    Spring, warm weather and bushcare.
    Sunday from 10:00 till noon at Sandon Point, join the Bushcare group for some planting activities
    Meet near boatsheds, where you can plant some native grasses and understorey plants.
    There are a few weeds but it’s mainly under control at the moment, so the grou will also shift a bit of mulch to […]