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Weedy Wattles project smells like two-stroke

Green Skills Inc staff Rosie Smith, Aaron Banks and Dylan Lehmann were out and about at Montgomery’s Hill vineyard near Albany last week, giving a large stand of Sydney golden wattle some much-needed chainsaw therapy. Ably assisted by the vineyard’s new owner and his family, the team worked hard to clear a wattle infestation threatening […]

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Free Colouring In Pages!

Download your free colouring in pages as a PDF in our Resources section. We have two available, featuring two of the most significant environmental weeds of the Great Southern WA region: Sydney Golden Wattle and Holly Leaf Senecio. Here are the specific links for the PDF files: Wattle or Senecio. These projects are both supported […]

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Green Army Programme Comes to a Close

Green Army Programme Comes to a Close

81 participants have graduated through the Green Skills local Green Army programme, supported by Conservation Volunteers Australia and the Federal Government. The Green Army teams traversed the great southern region from Frankland River in the west, Bremer Bay in the East and up to Gnowangerup in the north. The Albany and Denmark based projects have now come to […]

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Senecio Think Tank

Senecio Think Tank

The Green Skills Albany office held a Think Tank workshop on Monday 16th October with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development and City of Albany to discuss eradicating and /or containing Senecio glastifolius to the Albany region.   Strategies include: maintenance and follow control programs for new developments and fire management practice sites […]

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Goodbye Green Army!

Goodbye Green Army!

Our last Green Army team graduated in Albany last Thursday. What a cheerful and cohesive crew. That’s the end of the Green Army program for us as it stands, as the Federal Government has discontinued this program. Here are just some of the varied and valuable environmental projects this last team contributed to. The crew […]

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Denmark Wetland Field day and Busy Bee

Denmark Wetland and River Care Wetland & Sanctuary Field-day & Busy Bee    1.30 pm to 4pm  Monday 9th October 2017 15 participants jointed in a fun practical, hands-on and educational afternoon based around the unique Sanctuary building and its Gondwana Garden in Denmark.   This site is located on the Denmark High School grounds close to […]

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