Working Bees

Beleura Cliff Path  Working Bee, May 2024

Beleura Cliff Path Working Bee, May 2024

From Friends of the Beleura Cliff Path, a report of their May working bee…   Beleura Cliff Path Working Bee, May 2024 Read the report Back to News    

Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group April Working Bee

Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group April Working Bee

Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group April Working Bee Thank you for a great days work today we managed to do a lot and finish before the rain so we were fortunate. Today’s tasks covered were continuing removal and spot poisoning of the desert ash…

Report: Pine Ave Dog Park Working Bee

Report: Pine Ave Dog Park Working Bee

From Catherine (15/3/24)…   Once again a big thank you to everyone for their efforts at today’s pine Ave dog park working bee. We certainly did a lot what with watering (pray for rain, we need it), pruning over behind Jim’s fence garden bed, weeding…

Pine Ave Dog Park February Working Bee

Pine Ave Dog Park February Working Bee

From the coordinators of the Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group (23/2/24)…   Thank you everyone for a really good morning’s work. Although tedious with weeding in hard ground and watering we really did achieve a lot . We also with Alden’s help pruned the desert ashes…

Peninsula Grammar helps clear polygala off Red Bluff

Peninsula Grammar helps clear polygala off Red Bluff

Peninsula Grammar helps clear polygala off Red Bluff At the end of every year staff at Peninsula Grammar have a Hands for the Community Day. This year, on Wednesday (13/12/23) , seventeen of them came to work 0n Red Bluff. Marty sent in this report:…

Even with tight regulations, pesticides are still damaging bee colonies

Even with tight regulations, pesticides are still damaging bee colonies

From Cosmos (2/12/23)… Even with tight regulations, pesticides are still damaging bee colonies European researchers are ringing the alarm about human and farming activities damaging bee populations. An international team has investigated 316 bumblebee colonies across eight European countries, finding that despite rigorous risk assessments,…

Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group November working bee report

Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group November working bee report

From  the Pine Ave Dog Park Friends Group, a report of their latest working bee… A big thank you to all of the Pine Ave dog park friends who completed a great mornings work. We managed to prune and dab the desert ash and another plant that Alden said…

News from the October Working Bee at the Pine Ave Dog Park

News from the October Working Bee at the Pine Ave Dog Park, keeping up the good work… What a beautiful day we had for our working bee , thank you for all your hard work . We achieved a lot and shifted, we were told by…

Friends of Mornington Railway Reserve Working Bee

Friends of Mornington Railway Reserve Working Bee

Friends of Mornington Railway Reserve Working Bees Friends of Mornington Railway Reserve have fired their working bees back up.  The short term focus is on removing Watsonia (see pictures below) and so far they have dug out over 3000 of them from the reserve in the…

News from Mills Beach

News from Mills Beach

News from Mills Beach The weather wasn’t co-operating for much of our October working bee but nevertheless we did what we planned to do. We checked the recent plantings up on Red Bluff and were happy to find that many had survived the dry September…