Welcome

  • Walks and Talks - sharing our enjoyment of the nature park
    Walks and Talks - sharing our enjoyment of the nature park
  • Monthly Weeding Parties - removing non-native species by hand
    Monthly Weeding Parties - removing non-native species by hand
  • Re-seeding and Replanting - giving local species a head start
    Re-seeding and Replanting - giving local species a head start
Welcome to the website of the Friends of Mount Majura. We are a volunteer Park Care Group working to protect and enhance the natural environment on Mount Majura and its surroundings. Explore this website to find out about upcoming events and to learn more about the plants and animals you will encounter on the mountain.

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter April 2014

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter April 2014

Welcome to the April 2014 edition of the FoMM newsletter. April is the time of the year to watch out for endangered Swift Parrots. In past years, we have observed Swift Parrots from the end of March to the beginning Read article » ...

“The trouble with offsets” from Background Briefing on Radio National

"The trouble with offsets" from Background Briefing on Radio National

You may remember a recent article in the Canberra Times about conservation offsets which we posted on this website here.  Today Radio National had a lengthy and informative piece on the way some companies which plan to trash an area Read article » ...

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter March 2014

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter March 2014

Welcome to the March edition of the FoMM newsletter. We have all breathed a sigh of relief after all the rain over the last few weeks. It means we don’t have to water all the National Tree Day seedlings again Read article » ...

Canberra Nature Map

Canberra Nature Map

The Canberra Nature Map project is a repository for park care groups, volunteers and members of the public to report sightings of rare and endangered plant species and the many treasures that Canberra’s nature parks are home to. Please visit Read article » ...

Successful Bush Clean-Up on Sunday, 2 March

Successful Bush Clean-Up on Sunday, 2 March

Sunday was a perfect day for a serious bush clean-up in the Mount Majura Nature Reserve behind The Fair in North Watson. Within 2 hours over 30 registered cleaners collected 10 bags of land-fill rubbish, 6 bags of recyclables, 7 Read article » ...

Ant Walk – March 2, 2014

Ant Walk - March 2, 2014

Click here for more photos from the gathering at the start of the Ant Walk. Read article » ...