Cactus Hunt continues

Once again Landcare volunteers have done a sweep of the area between the Alice Springs Community Garden and Reus Crt to locate and remove invasive cacti in the area. Preliminary searching by Andy had located around 10 plants. These were removed, and in doing so,...

Buffel Bust in the River

Olive Pink Botanic Garden Landcare group will be conducting a fuel reduction activity in The Todd River between Stott Tce Bridge and Tuncks Rd causeway on September 17 from 8 to 10 AM. Meet at the gazebo in the garden. Visit their website more...

Buffel Busting

Come along on October 29th and help maintain this popular piece of open space that links suburbia with the Telegraph Station Reserve.Help to remove buffel grass from around the bases of trees and shrubs to reduce the fire threats in the area and open it up for the...

Time to surrender your invasive cactus.

Alice Springs Landcare is concerned about the spread of invasive Cactus plants in Central Australia. Invasive Cacti impact upon Australia’s natural environment and threaten to spread across the arid zone. There are 20 species of Cactus that are recognised as invasive...

Cactus works heading west

Another weekend of cactus control gave us a chance to head west of the Stuart Highway and followup on some Coral Cactus growing on Teppa Hill. Tackling this infestation, and another behind Lackman Tce, is a critical step to stop this weed spreading to the west of...