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April 2013

  • Whartons Creek Planting Day

    You are invited to attend a community planting day on Wednesday 24 April 8:00am-11am & 12pm-3pm.
    A selection of native plant species from Wollongong Botanic Gardens Nursery will be on hand for planting in areas prepared by Council’s bush regeneration contractors.

    Parents and their children are encouraged to participate in this planting day during the school holidays.

    Attendees […]

  • Bellambi Dunes Coastal Vegetation Workshops

    Saturday 18th May 2013 – 9am to 1pm

    The Coastal Vegetation Restoration Workshops will include three 1 hour sessions

    Coastal Vegetation Communities
    Coastal zone Native and weed identification
    Native plant revegetation best practice techniques

    Including expert talks from Leon Fuller, Lynne Kavanagh and Wendy Midgley.

    Parking is available at the end of Bott Drive Bellambi (at the eastern end of Rothery […]

  • Create your own Herbarium workshop

    Would you like to further develop your plant identification skills in a more fun and creative way?

    Join Lynne Kavanagh for a free ‘Create your own Herbarium’ workshop in May.

    The workshop will be delivered by Lynne Kavanagh in Corrimal on Saturday the 11th of May from 10am – 1pm with lunch provided.

    Participants will learn techniques in […]

  • 48 EcoFilm Challenge

    Global short film challenge raises eco awareness in 48 hours
    The EcoFilm Fest launches world’s largest eco film focus across the planet, the ‘48 EcoFilm
    Challenge’.
    Filmmakers devote one weekend, make short ‘EcoFilms’ that focus on one ‘EcoTheme’ about
    our one planet.
    EcoTheme in 2013: ‘Sustainable Transport”.
    The official ‘48 Hour Time Period’ begins 7.00 pm Friday 24th May, when entrants […]

  • ‘Bag It’ Free documentary screening

    Southern Rivers CMA will be hosting a free screening of the award-winning environmental documentary “Bag it” to be held at Thirroul Community Centre on Saturday, 13 April at 6.30 pm
    Hear from Tim Silverwood – Fighting Against Marine Debris and his experiences. Bookings essential.

    Check out more about this documentary and his work here: http://vimeo.com/5645718