Blue Mountains Botanic Garden

Our Blue mountains excursion to Mt Tomah – Botanic gardens was popular with 30 members and friends participating. Highlights were the flowering Waratah, Rhododendrons and Protea. We were amazed by the Sureal Puya flowers and Spectacular show of the pink Flamingo

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2019 Calendar – The Nature of Georges River

Oatley Flora and Fauna Society, Oatley Heritage and Historical Society and Oatley Lions launched a calendar for 2019 at the Oatley Village Festival on

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Quarantine Station North Head

OFF field trip to Quarantine Station on North Head on Sunday 23 September was a glorious spring day which coincided with the 10th Birthday of the Q Station’s new

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Streamwatch – Up The Creek?

The future of the long running Citizen science program Streamwatch is in jeopardy. The local St George Streamwatch group regularly tests water quality running through the area’s suburban waterways.

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Oatley West Public School Festival

The society participated in the Oatley West Public School festival on the weekend of 25 & 26 August. Our stall was staffed by OFF Committee

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People Power Cleans Georges River

Volunteers from Oatley Flora and Fauna, Bankstown Bushland Society and Oatley Kayak Crew participated in a clean-up of the beach and surrounds at Beauty Point Reserve, on the Georges River at Padstow

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Community Planting Day at River Road Reserve

Over thirty Oatley Flora and Fauna members, friends and community members gathered on Sunday (5th August) morning at River Road Reserve to extend our successful planting from one year ago near the railway underpass in

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Nattai National Park – Bonnum Pic

18 adventurous OFF members and friends walked the trail to Bonnum Pic on Sunday 29th July. The walk covers some lovely scribbly gum forest and interesting geological formations. Most of the walk was reasonably level with some rock scrambling along the cliff

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The Origin of Species

One of our members came across a good summary of Darwin’s The Origin of Species written for NSW Primary Curriculum of 1952 Natural Science

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Photo Challenge 2019

The photo challenge is finished. Thank You to those who contributed photos. Our 2019 calendar will be on sale at the Oatley Lion’s

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