Longwall Coal Mining is Jeopardising Water Supply

cordeaux 239 people participated on our Picnic at Cordeaux dam on 1/5/16 to protest about environmentally damaging longwall coal mining projects in the Metropolitan Drinking Water catchments.  Most of those were members of Oatley Flora and Fauna who

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Committee member Matt Allison wins Banks Volunteer Award

Matt Allison is passionate about caring for the natural environment and has contributed much to our organisation.

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Oatley Historic Walk

On Sunday 3 April we (about 6 but grew to 9) commenced our walk in the Povelli Café and Deli with the large photos on the wall. We discussed James Oatley’s Sydney history before reading the words on the plaque opposite the Clock. Walking through

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Planning Workshop

All members are encouraged to attend this important meeting to discuss future directions of the society in 5 Key areas.
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Clean-up Australia Day 2016

On Sunday 6th March, 40 people registered at Jinna Reserve South Peakhurst for the OFF Clean-up activity. Numbers from the Society were boosted by a contingent from Mortdale Girl Guides

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Scarborough to Thirroul

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On 27th February, 20 OFF members and friends enjoyed a very pleasant walk along the lovely south coast from Scarborough to

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Dollarbirds in Lime Kiln Bay

Recently Dollarbirds were photographed in Lime Kiln Bay. It is good reflection on the richness and good habitat that Lime Kiln Bay provides that these birds continue to use the area and successfully raise

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OFF Annual Dinner – 19 May 2016

OFF ANNUAL DINNER will be held at Macquarie Function Centre Mortdale on Thursday 19 May 2016

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Black-bellied Swamp Snake at Oatley Park

Black-bellied Swamp Snake or Marsh Snake Hemiaspis signata was found run over on the road near the entrance to Myra Wall garden at Oatley Park on 13 February

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Lime Kiln Bay Wetland Guided Walks

OFF will be conducting free guided walks around the Wetland to show interested people how the quality of stormwater

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