Author Archives: John Mc

Laurel Grove Bridge Open for Business!

Works on the Laurel Grove bridge are finished and the result looks great! Some say it never was as elegant as the Blacks Walk bridge – but painted black is a big improvement and the new planks look good too. … Continue reading

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Join us for a working bee and/or morning tea – 30th March 2019

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Park News – February, 2019

Climate Worries Welcome to Autumn! – but you’d be forgiven thinking we are still at the height of summer. News reports have it that we have just had our hottest summer on record.  We also understand that the long-range forecast … Continue reading

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Park News – December, 2018 / January, 2019

All the Best for 2019! Now that life is returning to normal after the festive season, kids are returning to school and annual holidays are over – we wish our Friends all the best for a happy and prosperous 2019! … Continue reading

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Park News – November, 2018

Good Rains at Last! Last November, our monthly news was headed with an article titled “Recent High Rainfall Events”.  We said “We’ve recently had some large rainfall events after what has been (generally) a prolonged dry spell“.  Well, this year … Continue reading

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Park News – October, 2018

Spring Bird Survey We were treated to a fabulous day for this year’s Spring Bird Survey on Saturday, 6th October – with clear blue skies highlighting the birds’ colours, no wind and warmish weather. The results are available here – … Continue reading

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Park News – September, 2018

Spring has Sprung! Now that Spring has sprung at last, it’s breeding time for many bird species in our park.  Some, such as our wood ducks, need hollows, others build nests in trees and some have more peculiar habits – … Continue reading

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