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Monthly Weeding Parties – removing non-native species by hand

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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.

Enjoy a film about the Friends of Mt Majura produced by our guest students from Taiwan during their stay in Canberra in autumn 2022.

  • Wildflower Walk (05/11/2023)

    25 September 2023Wildflower Walk (05/11/2023)
    Enjoy Mount Majura’s Spring Floriade on this delightful and information-packed walk with Michael Doherty. Learn about the different species found in grassy woodlands on the lower slopes of the mountain.  Discover that there is more to our wildflowers than simply looking beautiful. When: Sunday, 5th November, 1 – 4 pm Where: Meet at the nature reserve entry off Mackenzie ...
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  • Woody Weeds Working Bee (15/10/2023)

    22 September 2023Woody Weeds Working Bee (15/10/2023)
    Join the Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) working bee for a second take to tackle woody weeds at the north west slope of Mt Majura. This is a follow-up to the August working bee in the area south of Oldfields Lane. When: Sunday, 15 October 2023 from 9.00 am to 12 noon. Where: Meet at the nature park entrance ...
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  • FoMM Newsletter – September 2023

    1 September 2023
    Third Sunday working bee 17 September 1pm For our first spring working bee we will return to the Hackett reservoir tank and nearby watercourse removing privet, ivy and other weeds growing close to the tank, spreading mulch near the watercourse to suppress new weed growth and doing some hand weeding there. No experience is needed, and children ...
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  • Bird walk (17/09/2023)

    27 August 2023Bird walk (17/09/2023)
    Walk through the woodlands with bird enthusiast Peter Miller to spot, observe, listen to, and learn about the amazing variety of Mt Majura’s birds in Spring. When: Sunday, 17th September, 8am (sharp) – 10 am Where: Meet at nature reserve entrance Tay St / Ian Nicol St, in The Fair, North Watson (volunteer registration point on this ...
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