Heathcote National Park to Waterfall

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After heavy overnight rain and with a forecast of scattered showers for at least the morning period, 8 intrepid walkers departed Oatley Station during rain showers and arrived at Heathcote in clearing

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Myles Dunphy Flying Fox Camp has grown to over 2000

About 2350 flying-foxes flew out from the camp at Myles Dunphy Reserve on 19 March 2017. This is the largest number roosting in the camp since April 2011.

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SE Bushland Reserves of Georges River Council

Despite preceding inclement weather, intrepid OFF walkers explored Poulton Park, Kyle Williams Reserve and Carrs Park. ,

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Living Rivers -Swimmable Urban Rivers

Professor Stuart Khan from UNSW Civil Engineering Faculty spoke authoritatively and passionately on turning urban rivers – like Parramatta River – into swimmable recreation

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2017 AGM – Long Term Members Recognised

2M4A2731OFF 62nd AGM was on Monday 6th February 2017, held in Oatley RSL and Community Club from 7.30.The meeting was well attended with 38 present; apologies were received from a further nine members.

Secretary Liz Cameron presented her

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Oatley Streams Litter Audit -Two & Half Year Report

The results are in from a litter audit of several urban streams in Oatley conducted by the Oatley Streamwatch Team over the period April 2014 to September

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Georges River Council Australia Day Volunteer Award 2017

Congratulations to Robin Dickson on her Georges River Council Australia Day Volunteer Award

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Flying Foxes at Myles Dunphy

Our resident Flying Fox watcher Geoff Francis reports that the Flying foxes have returned to Myles Dunphy Bush Reserve this summer.

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Kosciuszko National Park January 2017

2017 Snowy Porritt(272)This is the second year we have stayed in Pygmy Possum Lodge at Charlotte Pass and again it was very satisfactory; fourteen OFF members spent three to seven days there during the week of 8-15th

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Penshurst Public School Project

Oatley Flora and Fauna Society was contacted in mid 2016 to help years 3 & 4 at Penshurst Public School, with a unit on Sustainability in Term 3.

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