A Bit of Gardening

Friends of Mt Field

When it is snowy in the high country it is far from ideal for doing track work and staying down at lower altitudes quite compelling. In any event showers about the mountains were noticeable and the occasional one even reached us where we were. A list of tasks was suggested by the Parks staff and […]

Bruny Quarantine Station Working Bee

A blue sky Tuesday August 4th encouraged keen volunteers to the Quarantine Peninsula on North Bruny to continue general restoration work and development of the new information centre for the Bruny Island Quarantine Station. The Information Centre is planned to be open for the 2015/16 summer season and will be housed in the old Plant […]

We just beat the rain

Wellington Park Bushcare

As predicted snow was at sea level on Monday, but fortunately Tuesday was a much more congenial day for working in the bush. Even so, the snow was clearly visible a short bit higher up but with sun out it was quite pleasant where we were located. Soon after packing up and going out the […]

Care taking on an island anyone?

Summer care taking positions on Bruny Island Quarantine Station close this Friday 7th August – please contact Friends of Bruny Island if you are interested