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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…

Butterfly Conservation

Julie Whitfield received a Winston Churchill Fellowship to research butterfly conservation programs in the USA and UK. You are invited to come and listen to her research and how it can be applied to Australian, and in particular, Victorian butterfly species. Julie will also provide an update on local orchid species research. Sunday June 15…

Victorian Rogaining Association competition May 17 & 18

Victorian Championships 24hr & 6hr rogaine – wrap-up Set around the goldfields area of Kingower near Inglewood, the Nigel Aylott 24 hour Victorian Championships attracted a solid crowd. With a traditional 24 hour event along with a roving 15 hour event, participants encountered scenic granite tors and slabs, goldfields areas and open ironbark forests. We…

Marj May wins Kookaburra Award

Our very own Marj May has won the  Individual Achievement Award as part of the Parks Victoria Kookaburra Awards. At a presentation on Saturday May 31 in Maldon Marj was presented with her award for the tireless effort she puts in mapping, drawing and locating plants in and around Kooyoora State Park and surrounding reserves. She…

 

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