Strath Creek Nest Boxes
While checking nest boxes provided by the UGLN fire recovery program David and Laurie Wakefield from the Strath Creek Landcare Group were delighted to find a Brush-tailed Phascogale curled up in one of the boxes. Phascogales would have been hit hard by the Black Saturday fires, due to loss of tree hollows, ground cover and…Read More
Happy Christmas EVERYONE see you again next year
There were many international volunteers in the group , this girl had only been in Australia for five days . New Coordinator Phil Rance helped out in Chris’ absence ( Mary has badly broken her ankle and is in hospital awaiting an operation )and enjoyed his first day working with volunteers. The bus driver spent…Read More
Fencing in Flowerdale
On a fine spring day 30 staff from NAB Financial Planning completed 2km of fencing at Paul Michael’s Flowerdale property. The NAB team were supervised by Mick Yarwood and some of the Shepparton fella’s from the Uniting Church’s fencing team. The property is nearly 1000 acres and very steep and rugged country and we spotted…Read More
The ANZ at ‘Tranquil Rises’, Flowerdale.
Today was a Landcare & Treeproject partnership at Ray Butterworth’s, Flowerdale, where we are revegetating the VERY STEEP hills at the back of the property (but we need a good pair of gloves first). 25 ANZ volunteers plus 2 Treeproject & 2 Landcare support staff managed to….. Plant 1100 trees!Erect a marque for Sams 40th…Read More