Category Archives: Monthly Park Web News

Park News – January, 2018

All the Best for 2018! Now that life is returning to normal after the festive season, kids are returning to school and holidays are over – we wish our Friends all the best for 2018! We’ve started the year with … Continue reading

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Park News – December, 2017

Our Compliments of the Season! We wish all our Friends and your families a safe and happy holiday period – and all the best for 2018! In particular, we hope you enjoy feasting on crustaceans (or whatever your favourite tucker … Continue reading

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Park News – November, 2017

Recent High Rainfall Events We’ve recently had some large rainfall events after what has been (generally) a prolonged dry spell. Ruth’s photo of the bend just to the east of The Billabong clearly shows that the highest level flowed over … Continue reading

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Park News – October, 2017

Spring Bird Survey Naturally, our Spring Bird Survey (21st October) was the highlight of the month in the park.   Julie’s photo above of a Grey Butcherbird (notice the hook at the end of its beak) reflects the weather – … Continue reading

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Park News – September, 2017

Sprinter and Sprummer One of the perks associated with being on our park’s Advisory Committee is that Whitehorse Council invites representatives from the parks and indigenous nurseries in the municipality to an annual function called the Parkland Community Forum.  Our contribution to … Continue reading

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Park News – August, 2017

Update on Last Month’s Pollution Events The Whitehorse Leader of 14th August carried an article about the serious diesel oil spill first reported early on Friday 28th July.  It identified the source of the spill as being a depot near … Continue reading

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Park News – July, 2017

Pollution Events The bad news for July was a series of water pollution events in our creek. Firstly, we believe there were two instances of house paint being dumped into a stormwater drain in Main Street on the 4th and … Continue reading

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