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Treasures of Warwick Bushland

Sunday 22 August from 13:00 to 15:00

Free

Come along to our next walk at Warwick Bushland.

It is a Spring Walk and Talk by Senior Ecologist Mark Brundrett and WA Native Orchid Society member Tim Hodgkins. You will find them both informative and passionate about the WA Orchids in our treasured bushland.

In Warwick BushlandWarwick Bushland is 60 hectares of jarrah-banksia woodlands with some tall tuart trees. It is a beautiful area with three delightful walk trails showcasing the best of WA urban bush. We also invite you to spend some time browsing their updated website

Surveys have identified 217 native flora species, 69 native fungi species, three native mammals, 64 native birds, 16 native reptile species, two native amphibians, and 34 native invertebrates. And a number these species are of conservation significance.

Who are the Friends of Warwick Bushland?

They are a community group that cares for the bushland within Warwick Conservation Reserve. The Group was established in 1999 by Karen Clarke and Robyn McElroy and built on Robyn’s group formed two years earlier to care for the Warwick Senior High School bushland. Currently the group is led by Stephanie Murphy and Lynda Woodhams.

The Friends undertake activities such as biological surveys, collecting seeds, planting in degraded areas, weed control, removal of rubbish, guided walks, displays and talks, and facilitate educational activities with schools. The group have also accumulated a large amount of historical and scientific knowledge about the site’s past use and its vegetation, flora, fauna and fungi.

Membership is free and open to all ages.

How to get there

So, come along and find out more about our treasures, challenges and achievements.  Meet us at the Warwick Bowling Club carpark area along Lloyd Drive  in Warwick. Look for our Friends of Warwick Bushland banner. We would love to see you there.  And, please bring the usual (water, hat, clothes to suit weather, inquisitiveness) and a cuppa/afternoon tea to enjoy at the end.

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Details

Date:
Sunday, August 22nd, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organisers

Urban Bushland Council WA Inc
Friends of Warwick Bushland

Venue

Warwick Bowling Club
Lloyd Drive
Warwick, WA 6024 Australia
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Location

Urban Bushland Council WA Inc

2 Delhi Street West Perth WA 6005

PO Box 326 West Perth WA 6872

(08) 9420 7207 (please leave a message)

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