Cactus catch at Cavanagh Cresent

Today 14 Landcare volunteers dedicated their time to another cactus control day at Cavanagh Cresent, Eastside. A total of 80kg of Coral Cactus was removed to landfill today, completing the second treatment (and hopefully the last) of this area.  This backs up the...

Landcare Week this Sunday

Im looking forward to getting back into the Buffel grass at Maynard park this sunday. The native plant regeneration in parts has been fantastic and really shows what the place would look like without this weedy grass. I hope to see you there. Activities start at 8:30...

Landcare alert after rains

The rain has returned and its time to dust off the mattocks and spray gear. This sunday (Nov11th) from 8-10am at Maynard Park Northside (Head St) I’ll be doing some Buffel busting by mattock etc to prepare the site for foliar spraying next week. Hand weeding was...

Species count cracks the 100 mark.

On Clean Up Australia Day volunteers noted a new species of grass not recorded in Maynard Park before – Queensland Blue Grass (Dichanthium sericeum subsp. sericeum). Although a relatively common grass species, the find is significant because it shows how native plants...

Turn out at Maynard Pk Clean Up

A total of 40 volunteers came to clean-up Maynard Park on Clean Up Australia Day last Sunday. Volunteers removed 15 bags of rubbish and assorted waste, and 1.5 cubic metre the weed Buffel Grass, totalling 300kg of waste removed to the ASTC waste facility....
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