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New Convenor for Friends of Kooyoora

It is with great pleasure I announce that Julie Whitfield is the new Convenor of the Friends of Kooyoora after the AGM on Sunday July 20. Julie comes to the group with a background of extensive threatened orchid and other threatened flora species management and a great interest in butterfly conservation. Wendy Murphy is continuing on…

World Ranger Day

July 31 is World Ranger Day, a day to commemorate rangers killed or injured in the line of duty, and to celebrate the work rangers do to protect the world’s natural and cultural treasures.   This year the Victorian Rangers Association (VRA) is encouraging its members to organise an event on the day. Suzie Deason…

Butterfly Conservation Talk by Julie Whitfield

The Friends of Kooyoora recently heard a talk about butterfly conservation at the Rheola Hall attended by 23 people. Julie Whitfield was invited to speak about her recent visit to the USA and UK to follow butterfly festivals in those countries and to obtain information and direction from leading experts in butterfly conservation and community…

Orchid Search with Julie Whitfield

You are invited to join Julie and members of the Australian Native Orchid Society (ANOS) on Tuesday July 8th to search for Pterostylis valida rosettes. The meeting place will be outside the IGA at Inglewood. Please RSVP with your name and phone number by Thursday July 3rd. You must register to be able to go…

 

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