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.

Rare Plant Survey (19.10.2014)

Rare Plant Survey (19.10.2014)

Mount Majura Nature Reserve is home to a number of rare and endangered plant species, some endemic to the ACT and some at their range distribution limit in the Territory. What are they and where are they? Join Dr. Michael Read article » ...

Spring Working Party @ The Fair (21.09.2014)

Spring Working Party @ The Fair (21.09.2014)

Celebrate the arrival of Spring with a working party and give the seedlings planted on National Tree Day a head start for summer. When: Sunday 21 September 1pm – 4pm; come for an hour or longer. Where: Meet at the Read article » ...

Tree walk (31/08/2014)

Tree walk (31/08/2014)

  Enjoy a gentle and informative walk on the slopes of Mount Ainslie with local ecologist Michael Doherty. Learn how to identify local woodland and forest trees, see where they occur and hear how they survive fire and drought. When: Read article » ...

Majura Paddock Working Party 24/08/2014

Majura Paddock Working Party 24/08/2014

  Celebrate the return of the Majura paddocks to nature reserve with a working party and afternoon tea. When: Sunday 24 August from 1.00pm to 4.00pm; come for an hour or more; tea around 2.30pm. Where: Meet at the Hackett Read article » ...

National Tree Day – A Great Success

National Tree Day - A Great Success

 National Tree Day 2014 dawned crisp and bright.  We were happy to see a steady stream of more than 150 volunteers arriving to help with the challenging task of planting more than 460 seedlings. Shane Rattenbury arrived promptly at 1pm and gamely Read article » ...

National Tree Day Planting Party on Mt Majura

National Tree Day Planting Party on Mt Majura

National Tree Day 2014 is growing closer and preparations for a planting spectacular on Mount Majura are in full swing. Join the fun on Sunday 27 July and help improve the bush on your doorsteps. Come and celebrate National Tree Read article » ...