Events

Nov
25
Sat
2017
Burwood Beach Bonanza – End of Year Event! 25 November 2017 @ Glenrock Scout Centre off Burwood Road
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

On Saturday November 25th come and help Burwood Beach Coastcare celebrate our achievements in 2017, alongside National Parks & Wildlife Service, Conservation Volunteers Australia, Hunter Intrepid Landcare and Newcastle Student Environment Club. It’s been an awesome year!

Activities include

– Maintenance around our Littoral Rainforest plantings

– Bitou bashing in the dunes

– Picnic on the beach afterwards to celebrate + swim & surf

Meet 9am at Glenrock Scout Centre, Scout Camp Road off Burwood Road.

We need numbers for catering so please register via Eventbrite link on the Facebook event page www.facebook.com/events/356568301437205

Dec
2
Sat
2017
‘Weeding in the She-Oaks’ with John Darling Landcare Group 2 December 2017
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

John Darling Landcare Group are looking for keen Landcarers to help remove noxious weeds within the endangered vegetation community – Swamp Oak Floodplain Forest, on the edge of Belmont Wetlands State Park.

An ecologist from Conservation Volunteers Australia will be joining us, so this is a great opportunity to learn more about this significant vegetation community, and to brush up on some
weed control techniques.

All are welcome, particularly local residents, morning tea provided.

Saturday 2nd December, 9:00am –11:00am

Meet at the end of John Darling Ave, Belmont North

Wear sturdy footwear, hat, long sleeves, long pants, sunscreen, insect repellant.

Please call 0407 249 630 or email tmouton@cva.org.au to register your interest.

Dec
11
Mon
2017
Vertebrate pest control accreditation course 11 and 13 December 2017
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Do you have problems with wild dogs, foxes and/or rabbits? If so, come along to a free vertebrate control certificate course.

Course participants will be trained and authorised to use 1080 for the control of wild dogs and foxes, and Pindone for the control of rabbits. Requirements of the pesticide control order, such as distance restrictions and notifications, must be met before 1080 can be issued to landholders.

All land managers have an obligation to control pest animals on their land.

The course takes approximately 3 hours and certifies landholders to use 1080 and Pindone for 5 years.

Details

Monday 11 December

Time: 9am

Location: Morisset

Wednesday 13 December

Time: 9am

Location: Tocal

For further information and to

RSVP contact:

Kyra O’Brien

Ph 4939 8967 or 0427 492 958

kyra.o’brien@lls.nsw.gov.au

Dec
13
Wed
2017
Vertebrate pest control accreditation course 11 and 13 December 2017
Dec 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Do you have problems with wild dogs, foxes and/or rabbits? If so, come along to a free vertebrate control certificate course.

Course participants will be trained and authorised to use 1080 for the control of wild dogs and foxes, and Pindone for the control of rabbits. Requirements of the pesticide control order, such as distance restrictions and notifications, must be met before 1080 can be issued to landholders.

All land managers have an obligation to control pest animals on their land.

The course takes approximately 3 hours and certifies landholders to use 1080 and Pindone for 5 years.

Details

Monday 11 December

Time: 9am

Location: Morisset

Wednesday 13 December

Time: 9am

Location: Tocal

For further information and to

RSVP contact:

Kyra O’Brien

Ph 4939 8967 or 0427 492 958

kyra.o’brien@lls.nsw.gov.au

Landcare NSW Events

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