Coastal Plant Identification Walk – “Know your Native Plants”

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 29 Oct 2017
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Location
Beechford


Beechford Plant Id Workshop 29-10-17

Sunday 29th October 2017, 10.00 to 12.30 followed by a BBQ

You are invited to meet with others from the coastal community network on Sunday 29th October 2017, for a “Coastal Plant Identification Walk – Know your native plants” from 10 am.

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Program for the day:

10.00     Meet at Beechford footbridge car park, Beechford (Starting point for the Beechford East Beach access)

10.05     Why we are here and George Town Coastal Action Plan. Community as part of the solution.

10.10     Cross footbridge (Dunal system) The importance of coastal areas

10.40     Cross footbridge back to carpark. Grab a drink and hear from the Beechford Residents Group

10:50     “Walk and Talk” (Saltmarsh, Riverine, Estuarine) Riparian zones and the Curries River Saltmarsh Cluster

11.15     “Walk and Talk” (Heathland)

12.00    Adopt a Site – Baker Street site. What are the weeds, what can you monitor for?

12.30     Free BBQ at the Car Park

Working towards successful implementation of the George Town Coastal Community Management Plan.

Supported by the George Town Council and the Beechford Residents and Property Owners Association Inc.