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Caladenia xanthochila planting

On Friday June 26 & Saturday June 27 several Friends of Kooyoora members were lucky enough to participate in a reintroduction planting of Caladenia xanthochila, or the Yellow-lip Spider Orchid. Being one of the rarest plants in Victoria, one hundred little babies were planted in specially built exclosures to compliment the two wild plants found…

Loddon Plains Landcare bus trip

Loddon Plains Landcare bus trip Visit Landcare project sites across the Network 11th March, 10am Serpentine Join the Loddon Plains Landcare Network for a tour of Landcare and sustainable agriculture activities on the Loddon Plains. Learn from locals who undertake a diverse range of Landcare activities as part of the GOANNA Project and visit some…

Friends of Kooyoora Melbourne Museum Trip

Friends of Kooyoora ‘ Wings over Kooyoora’ February Museum Trip. The Friends of Kooyoora were fortunate to receive a grant through the Victorian Governments Local Landscape Enhancement Grants to enhance the local communities knowledge of the butterflies of the Kooyoora ranges, this funding included an excursion to the Melbourne Museum to look at and learn…

Road Trips for Friends of Kooyoora

The first two activities for the Friends of Kooyoora in 2015 will both be road trips and both require a show of hands as to who is interested in attending. January 18th will be a road trip to Castlemaine to visit the sites of Hyacinth Orchids, (Dipodium spp). Jeanette Schultz has been keenly keeping her…

 

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