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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 – August 2016

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter - August 2016

Welcome to the August 2016 edition of the FoMM newsletter. This month we thought we would share with you a couple of fabulous photos of the snowfall on Mount Majura which occurred on Wednesday 13 July 2016. A very rare Read article » ...

Canberra Nature Map latest growth: insects and other invertebrates

Canberra Nature Map latest growth: insects and other invertebrates

Since its inception in 2013, Canberra Nature Map (CNM) has grown phenomenally. Recently the award winning Citizen Science project expanded to cover all invertebrates and now provides a comprehensive coverage of all local wildlife of the Canberra region. CNM is Read article » ...

Working Party @ The Fair (21/08/2016)

Working Party @ The Fair (21/08/2016)

Come and help direct seeding local grass seeds at the National Tree Day planting site on Sunday 21 August, give some TLC to the new seedlings planted on July 31st and view the results of prior years’ planting efforts. When: Read article » ...

Successful National Tree Day 2016 on Mount Majura

Successful National Tree Day 2016 on Mount Majura

Photo album of National Tree Day The Intrepid Landcare students of the Australian National University and the Majura Mountain Scouts joined members of the general public to plant over 300 local trees, shrubs and wildflowers on this 10th National Tree Read article » ...

Tree walk on Mt Majura, Sunday 24 July

Tree walk on Mt Majura, Sunday 24 July

Report by Thomas Brereton with some closing remarks by Max Pouwer. On Sunday 24 July a group of intrepid aspiring botanists braved a looming hailstorm to follow Michael Doherty through the grassy woodlands and open forests of Mt Majura. Luckily Read article » ...

Snow on Mount Majura

Snow on Mount Majura

Snow on Mount Majura Wednesday, 13 July 2016 Mt Majura summit trig (G. Mcveigh) and slope below Radar (A. Clausen). Read article » ...