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Talking about Quolls

Are there quolls in the Strath Creek/Flowerdale area? If so, what do they look like, what are their habitat and food requirements, what is their life span and general behaviour and what threats do they face? All these questions and … Continue reading

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Inaugural Landcare Celebration

On Sunday 16th December 2018 the Upper Goulburn Landcare Network will be holding what will hopefully be the first of an annual event celebrating Landcare, community and family. This event is for Landcare members and their extended families. Come along … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Valley #2

Following on from Ronlit’s post on the Early Nancy, there are two attractive native lilies flowering right now that, although harder to find than the better known Bulbine and Chocolate Lilies, can still be discovered on some undisturbed roadsides and … Continue reading

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What’s been happening?

Just to show our group doesn’t stay idle for long, here’s some photos from recent activities. See reports in our latest newsletter by clicking on the Newsletters header above. And click on any of the photos below for a closer … Continue reading

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Focus on Fauna presentation coming up

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A quiet hour beside the creek

Last Saturday evening we conducted another Group Watch survey for the Australian Platypus Conservancy. Thirteen Strath Creek Landcare members spent a very peaceful (ignoring the corellas and cockatoos) hour at 9 sites along the King Parrot Creek, scanning the water … Continue reading

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Reptile alert

Ronlit has just published a post on blue-tongues on our associated site Focus on Fauna, and we have also received a timely piece from local wildlife enthusiast Steve Junghenn on reptiles in general. Steve says: “With the hot weather of … Continue reading

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