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2015 Valette Williams Scholarship results announced!

This year’s recipient is Jonathon Pankhurst

Jon is a Bachelor of Science student, University of Wollongong, undertaking his Honours year.

about the scholarship.



July 10th

Speaker: Amelia Jones
Topic: ‘ Burning the Bush’

Amelia has a background in bush regeneration and a Bachelor of Science (Land and Resource Management), post graduate Certificate (Bushfire Management) and extensive experience in environmental education. She has worked with State and Local Government in bushcare, bushland education and fire roles. With experience working at National Parks and Wildlife Service, Forest NSW, and local government she is able to apply academic training and professional experience across a diversity of areas.
Join Amelia for a relaxed discussion on fire management within the natural areas managed by local Councils. Learn more on the whys and wherefores of hazard reduction burning, the strategic framework of preparing for bushfires and how different agency programs work together. Hear an overview on general fire management and how locations for burns are identified.

Bush fire burning


Walks and Talks program at Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

More information

Down load a one page brochure (pdf) of the 2015 program.

July 20th - Plant Communities

July 27th - Bird Walk (9.00 a.m. start)


 Face book link

Last up-dated 29th. June 2015

We are affiliated with Australian Plants Society NSW Ltd which is part of the national body the Australian Native Plants Society (Australia) inc. (ANPSA).