Survey evening at Lake Hume Village, Friday 7th Nov, 2014

Join CSU students and staff to:Set up “Harp traps” to catch bats,Locate motion cameras to spy on gliders,Set some small mammal traps,Install some more nestboxes,Spotlight for gliders and other nocturnal animals,See if owls will come to recorded calls.Where:            Meet at Hume Dam BBQ Picnic area.When:              Friday 7th of Nov from 4pm to after dark (9.30 […]

AGM Thursday 20 November, 2014

When:  Thursday 20th of November from 6pm, 2014.Where:  Next to St John’s Church Table Top Rd ThurgoonaWhat: 6pm – Start Walk and talk about the area, includes:Native plant and revegetation informationcheck squirrel glider nest boxes and record location/sightings in ATLAS of living Australia“launching” of the “stop and smell the wattles community park bench”See Bat release and […]

Working Bee

When: Saturday 11 April 8:30am –10am, 2015.Where: St Johns Anglican Church Table Top Rd Thurgoona.Works: Pouring a slab for a park bench, removing old tree guards weeding, around last year’s plantings.Other:  Bring sturdy footwear and a pair of gloves.

Herd Quitter Seminar

When: Friday 15th May 9:30am, 2015.Where: National Environment Centre Ettamogah Road, Thurgoona NSW 2640What: Resource Consulting Services (RCS ) Australia is bringing industry leader Kit Pharo of Colorado, USA to Australia for a series of presentations across Qld and NSW.The tour will start with Kit visiting Queensland and co-presenting with David McLean and Terry McCosker at […]

Planting Day 9 August, 2015

When: Sunday 9th of August 10am – 12:30pm.Where: Corry’s Bushland: End of Dryandra Way Thurgoona.What:  Bring the family and friends and help us plant a variety of native trees, shrubs and grasses to improve the habitat for local wildlife, including some of Thurgoona’s threatened species. The Albury City’s weeds trailer will also be at the […]

Tree Planting Day 6 September, 2015

When: Sunday September 6th 10:00 am – 12:30 pm.Where: National Environment Centre Land Ettamogah road Thurgoona.Description: Bring the family and friends and help provide food, shelter and safer passage for Thurgoona’s special native animals. Species to benefit could include Squirrel Gliders, Yellow Footed Antechinus, Echidnas and woodland birds such as Robins and Whistlers.Refreshments and lunch […]

Environmental Presentation 14 October, 2015

7:00 Speaker: John Neimo Erosion control from Hume Dam to Lake Mulwala. The River Murray Works Program. Nail Can Hill through a macro lens.7:45 Dinner: Provided.8:30 Planning for the future: Stay if you can, we would love your ideas.When: Wednesday, 14th October 2015.Where: Charles Sturt University, School of Environ-mental Science, Building 760, upstairs meeting room. […]

Animal Survey Night 13th November, 2015

When: Friday 13th November 2015,  5pm – 9:30pmWhere: Corry’s Woodland End of Dryandra Way.Details:  Wayne Robinson and students studying environmental science at CSU will be setting some traps in order to determine what nocturnal species are present in bushland in Corry’s woodland.  Information gathered will assist Albury Council, Albury Environmental Lands and groups such as […]

Lake Hume Spillway Squirrel Glider Project, Activity 1, 16 September 2012

What: The project aims to improve the area for the threatened Squirrel Glider.Funding: Woolshed Thurgoona Landcare Group has secured funding from the Albury Conservation Company to undertake environmental works along the river and foreshores around Lake Hume Village.Output: A general introduction to the project with aid of a Landcare map.9 adults and 2 children attended […]

Lake Hume Spillway Squirrel Glider Project, Activity 3, 31 October 2012

Purpose: Determine what species of bats reside within the region and provide nesting boxes for wildlife.Funding: Albury Conservation Company.Activities:Installation of nest boxesPicnic BBQ tea at the Hume Weir Dam wall6 bat (Harp) traps were set up and left overnightSquirrel Glider observationsResults: 15 people attended the event 9 from CSU and 6 from the general community9 […]