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Soil microbes and bushland health

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Come to our next talk on Thursday 19th November, from 6pm. You will be able to hear Dr Anna Hopkins talk about soil microbes and bushland health. Anna's talk follows on from David Knowles presentation last month about the devastating effect of fires on insects. Continuing our series, we have asked Anna to talk about […]

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Putting insects to work in your bushland

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Have you seen these in your bushland? Insects and other macrofauna will help you with your bush regeneration work because they are composters, pollinators, predators! World insect populations are in decline for all sorts of anthropogenic reasons. So, it is time for the few eco-literate members of our society to again stand up to eco-illiterate […]

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Burning our bushland – talk by Kingsley Dixon

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Why indiscriminate burning will permanently alter our bushlands and why we need to rethink how we use fire in our landscapes. Our biodiversity is going up in smoke, harming our health, the plants and animals that make Perth and the South-west of Western Australia a world biodiversity hot spot. After making headway in the 1990's […]

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Help Protect our Urban Bushland Quendas

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Help Protect our Urban Bushland Quendas and other wildlife! Can we do more to save wildlife in our suburban bushland? Can we reduce the risks from fire, feral animals and urbanisation? Although much has been lost from our urban remnant patches, there is still much to protect. We also know how Quendas can improve bushland soil […]

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UBC Annual General Meeting

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Come along to UBC's Annual General Meeting and hear Greg Keighery talk about the 'blooming biodiversity' of Western Australia.  Greg Keighery, is a renowned botanist who has been largely responsible for regional scale surveys to establish conservation networks. He was recently awarded an Order of Australia Medal in the General Division for service to conservation […]

Successful Environmental Campaigns

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Join members for a panel discussion focused around  securing success in environmental campaigns. We will also be considering UBC membership fees. Notice of General Meeting to discuss Special Resolutions to increase UBC Fees  For some time now, the Committee has been discussing the long-term financial viability of UBC.  For those who have attended recent AGMs […]

Tuart Woodlands now protected

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

We are delighted that the Listing of the Tuart Woodlands and Forests as a Threatened Ecological Community (TEC) by the Commonwealth government has now been confirmed. The Tuart is an icon of our Perth region, being the tallest tree species on the Swan Coastal Plain and habitat for many fauna species. To celebrate, we have […]

War on Weeds

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Find out how Wireless Hill Reserve 'war on weeds' strategies can help you! Come hear Margaret Matthews tell the story of  the war on weeds at Wireless Hill. This treasure of Banksia Woodland has survived in suburbia but like most bushland in developed urban areas has suffered from an infestation of many types of weeds. […]

Native Bees and our Bushland

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Join Dr Terry Houston for an entertaining talk about native bees in our bushland. Dr Houston is Research Associate, Dept. of Terrestrial Zoology (Entomology) Western Australian Museum, 49 Kew St, Welshpool. Inhabiting the Perth Region is a substantial native bee fauna – around 80 species – which is highly dependent on the native flora. New […]

Digging around in our bushland: what is happening with quenda and their mates?

City West Lotteries House 2 Delhi Street, West Perth, West Australia

Date: Thursday 12th July 2018 Meet: Meeting Room, City West Lotteries House, Delhi Street West Perth. Time: 6.00pm for light refreshments. Talk starts at 6.30pm sharp. How to get there: City West Lotteries House is only 100metres from City West train station on the Fremantle line. Exit to south side of train station onto Delhi […]

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2 Delhi Street West Perth WA 6005

PO Box 326 West Perth WA 6872

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