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Red Hill Activity Monday 20 May 2019

In place of our usual mid month activity on Red Hill, volunteers are invited to join our great ranger Martin Bajt to cut and transport cootamundra cuttings to a planting site on Red Hill in preparation for our World Environmental Day tree planting on Sunday 2 June 2019.

Time: Monday 20 May 2019 Work: 1200 to 1400 

More information: info@redhillregenerators.org.auPrior registration is not required.

Location: Meet at the gate into the Red Hill Reserve, at the Kent St/Carruthers St Hughes intersection

Activities:  Cut and load cootamundra cuttings to transport them to a tree planting site

Conditions: flat with open woodland

You bring: Water to drink, hat, gloves, long sleeved shirt, long pants, eye protection, sunscreen cream, solid shoes.

We bring: Our ranger will have a chain saw for cutting the Cootamundra.

Note: It is important that you attend the safety briefing at midday.  Children under 15 years must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian. Individuals who are under 18 years must have parental or guardian consent. 

Cancellation: The activity will be cancelled by email (if possible) if enough rain/wind is forecast to make planned work potentially hazardous, or high temperatures before midday are forecast. NOTE: In addition to the monthly work activities, other events of interest for your diary include a tube stock planting (June, to be confirmed), Wildflower/wildlife Walk (2 November) and a Butterfly Walk (30 November).

Other 2019 activities scheduled for your diary are:

  • Sunday 2 June 2019 09.00am. World Environment Day tree planting
  • Wednesday 12 June 2019 09.00am. Working bee
  • Sunday 7 July 2019 09.00am. Working bee
  • Wednesday 17 July 2019 09.00am. Working bee
  • Sunday 4 August 2019 09.00am. Working bee
  • Wednesday 14 August 2019 09.00am. Working bee
  • Sunday 1 September 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Wednesday 18 September 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Sunday 6 October 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Wednesday 16 October 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Saturday 2 November 2019. Wildflower and wildlife walk led by ecologist Dr Michael Mulvaney. What Michael doesn’t know about Red Hill is not worth knowing.
  • Sunday 3 November 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Wednesday 13 November 2019 09.00amWorking bee
  • Saturday 30 November 2019 10.00am. Butterfly Walk led by Dr Suzi Bond, butterfly expert and author of “Field Guide to Butterflies of the ACT”
  • Sunday 1 December 2019 08.00amWorking bee and AGM
  • Wednesday 11 December 2019 08.00am Working Bee