Friends of Mount Majura

Welcome

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 – November 2016

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter - November 2016

FOMM Late Spring Working party @ the Fair – Sunday 20 November, 9am – 12pm. Help with removing protective guards that have been outgrown by their plant inhabitants or go on weed patrol to tackle Paterson’s Curse, Saffron Thistle and Read article » ...

PLEASE HELP! Extra Paterson’s Curse Weeding Session this Saturday, 26 November

PLEASE  HELP! Extra Paterson’s Curse Weeding Session this Saturday, 26 November

PLEASE  HELP! The very welcome rain this season benefits our shrubs, trees and native ground covers planted and direct seeded at The Fair. Unfortunately the rain also triggered a menace of weeds. Our monthly working bees are not sufficient to Read article » ...

Late spring working party @ The Fair (20/11/16)

Late spring working party @ The Fair (20/11/16)

Help with removing protective guards that have been outgrown by their plant inhabitants or go on WEED PATROL to tackle the Paterson’s Curse , Saffron Thistle and other weeds. Where: at the FAIR ENTRANCE GATE by the GRAVEL CARPARK, Tay Read article » ...

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter – October 2016

Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) Newsletter - October 2016

Welcome to the October 2016 edition of the FoMM newsletter. Great news: new Canberra Spider Orchid populations have been found on Mt Majura this spring! This species is listed as critically endangered so the findings are very important. In addition, Read article » ...

Wildflower Walk (23/10/2016)

Wildflower Walk (23/10/2016)

Enjoy Mount Majura’s Spring Floriade at this delightful walk on Sunday, 23 October with local plant ecologist Michael Doherty and learn about the different species found in the grassy woodlands and open forests of the nature reserve. When: Sunday 23 October Read article » ...

Majura Paddock Spring Working Party (16/10/2016)

Majura Paddock Spring Working Party (16/10/2016)

Spring into action at the spring working party hosted by the Friends of Mt Majura on Sunday, 16 October at the Majura paddock. Help remove protective guards that are outgrown by their plant inhabitants or go on weed patrol and Read article » ...