The Georges River Project

OnGeorgesRiverNearLiverpool-300x186The Dictionary of Sydney (Website) is has recently published its Georges River Project .  It is a web resource documenting and illustrating the history and heritage of the Georges River.

The project engaged historians, researchers, heritage specialists and

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Oatley Calendar – Nature in the suburbs

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Oatley Flora and Fauna Society (OFF), Oatley Heritage and Historical Society (OHHS) and Oatley Lions launched a calendar for 2015 at the Oatley Village Festival on Saturday.  The theme of the calendar is nature and history

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Illawarra Fly and Region Field Day Sunday 2 November

Field Day will take in – Carrington Falls in Budderoo National Park., Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk is one of Australia’s premier treetop walk

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Capertee National Park Weekend

Oatley Flora and Fauna members spent a weekend in Capertee NP. The Valley looked stunning and its resident fauna were out and about to be

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Lime Kiln Bay Wetland – wet weather overflow project

LKB sewage spill 2014-03-24 rq1883Community groups including Oatley Flora and Fauna Society have been working with Sydney water over the last two years to improve water quality in the whole Georges River catchment. Sewer overflow issues in

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OFF Library

The Society has purchased a number of books which are available for loan to OFF members. Available at the back desk at Monday

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Bushcare Major Day Out 2014

On Saturday despite the wind and rain about forty true believers from Bushcare and Oatley Flora & Fauna Conservation Society turned out to celebrate the

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Sphinx & Bobbin Head Walk

Starting at North Turramurra, we followed the original Bobbin Head Trail 4½ km along the ridge and down to Cowan

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Rubbish Audit

Oatley Streamwatch group have been conducting litter audits at Myles Dunphy Reserve and Dairy Creek. The audits conducted are inspired by the Australian Marine Debris Initiative, an on-ground network of volunteers, communities, organisations and agencies around the country monitoring the impacts of marine debris along their stretch of

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Blue Track Near ANSTO

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe weather was kind to the 33 early morning risers who participated in this combined OFF and Menai Wildflower Group Field trip. The walk was along the Blue Track adjacent to the ANSTO restricted zone

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