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Perth’s Record Winter Rains put Wetland Plantings on Hold

Perth’s Record Winter Rains put Wetland Plantings on Hold

While the eastern states are struggling with drought, Perth has experienced its wettest winter in years. This is no surprise to Ecojobs staff, who have had to delay planting some wetlands for weeks, waiting for waters to subside. Our team arrived at Bibra Lake to find the holes prepped for new seedlings had turned into […]

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Cranbrook School provides boost to wetland restoration

As part of the Gondwana Wetlands program, Green Skills and the local Gillamii Centre  organised a lake foreshore re-vegetation  and wetland restoration project on the Lehmann farm, near Cranbrook on Thursday 26th July 2018. Forty two enthusiastic students and four teachers from the Cranbrook School helped plant 2400 salt tolerant shrubs and trees (of 12 […]

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Report from the WA Landcare Network Form

Report from WA Landcare Network  Forum By Basil Schur On Friday 20th July he WA Landcare Network held a members and Stake-holders forum at the Cockburn Wetlands Education Centre. Around 90 people attended the event.  The Welcome to Country by Marie Taylor, a Whadjuk Noongar Elder, included some special story telling – and this complemented […]

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Bunnies Sundowner

Free information session for small landholders on rabbit control options for your property. 5pm Thursday 26th July. Light refreshments provided. 38 Graham Street, Albany. Steve Edwards from Wild Things Animal Control Solutions and Henry Brockman from DPIRD will share their knowledge about the current calicivirus, how to eliminate rabbits from under the house, and options […]

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News films highlight Cultural links to wetlands

New YouTube films highlight cultural importance of two south coast wetlands Green Skills has recently produced two short YouTube films documenting  Noongar Elders,  Carol Pettersen and  Eugene Eades, visiting  culturally significant wetlands east of Albany.The films were made by  Frank Rijavec with assistance from Margaret Robertson. The films are based on a day’s outing led […]

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