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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.

  • FoMM Newsletter – June 2024

    1 June 2024
    Woody Weeds Working Party on Sunday 16 June, 1 – 4 pm Join in the working party of the Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) in the endangered grassy woodlands of Mt Majura’s west slopes on Sunday,16 June 2024, from 1.00pm to 4.00pm. Meet at the nature park entrance off Kellaway Street Car Park at the southern end ...
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  • Tree walk (30/06/2024)

    29 May 2024Tree walk (30/06/2024)
    How to distinguish between a box from a gum? What are the key features of Mt Majura’s main eucalypts? Why grow some trees at a certain place? How do they cope with fire and drought? Join ecologist Michael Doherty for an informative walk to learn about trees and shrubs of Mount Majura, and how to identify ...
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  • Bird Walk (23/06/2024)

    29 May 2024Bird Walk (23/06/2024)
    Join bird enthusiast Peter Miller for a morning stroll through Mt Majura’s woodlands to spot, observe, listen to, and learn about the amazing variety of birds on Mt Majura. We plan to walk on rough foot tracks, and off track on uneven ground. Insectivorous birds of different species often join each other and move together while ...
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  • Woody Weed Working Party – 2nd Take (16/06/2024)

    23 May 2024Woody Weed Working Party - 2nd Take (16/06/2024)
    Come and give a hand at the working party held by the Friends of Mount Majura (FoMM) in the endangered grassy woodlands of Mt Majura’s west slopes. When: Sunday, 16 June 2024, from 1.00pm to 4.00pm. Where: Meet at the nature park entrance off Kellaway Street Car Park at the southern end of Hackett; view this map ...
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