Sloane’s Champions – Citizen Science Monitoring Program

Sloane’s Champions – Citizen Science Monitoring Program Sloane’s froglet (Crinia sloanei) is a small (15-25 mm) threatened frog now only known from four areas in NSW. Two of the largest populations are located in the Thurgoona-Wirlinga area of Albury, and in and around the town of Corowa. The NSW Government recently funded a Saving our […]

Sloane’s Froglet Community Monitoring Program 2019

Sloane’s Froglet Citizen Science Monitoring Program You are invited to an evening with Sloane’s froglet, a very special Thurgoona local who needs your help. Hear about the Sloane’s froglet conservation program Learn how to identify and record frogs using FrogID Join Sloane’s Champions and help us save Sloane’s froglet Be sure to wear warm clothes […]

Plant Give Away 2018

Once again our plant give away has been well received by the local community with over 200 orders placed.  Those who placed an order you can pickup your plants this weekend between 9am – 12pm Saturday or Sunday from Thurgoona shopping centre carpark. Become a member today Join the local Landcare group today and help […]

AGM BBQ Social Gathering

AGM BBQ Social Gathering Join us for a our Annual General meeting and social BBQ this Sunday from 6:30pm 32 Trout Farm Rd. If you’d like to see more activities happening to improve our local environment why not come along, have something to eat and chat to some like minded individuals. This is an ideal […]

Corrys Bushland Weed Day 2017

Do you walk run, ride or play in Corrys Woodland or just interested in helping make a difference to Thurgoonas natural Bush?  If your answer is yes then you can help make a real positive difference by helping locate woody weeds.   Bring a hat, sunscreen water bottle, sturdy shoes, smart phone and gardening gloves (if […]

Revegetation of Woolshed Creek Paddock Walk and Talk

Revegetation of Woolshed Creek Paddock Walk and Talk Sunday 27th of August 12:45 – 3:00 pm At the site of our current ‘Revegetation of Woolshed Creek’ Project:  50 Hawkscote Rd, Thurgoona (Wolki family, private property) Guest Speakers Dr. Damian Michael (Australian National University, Ecologist) will speak to us about the wildlife living along our local […]

Native Plant Give Away 2017

Once again the native plant giveaway received a great response from the local community.  This year even more plants given away than last year, further expanding habitat for native wildlife across the local region.  The below map shows the streets where plants were donated.

How to place a plant order

We have had a few enquiries come in about how to place a plant order, so have developed some step by step instructions to assist residents. Please note: **You must reside within the Woolshed Thurgoona Landcare Group area** **Only one order per household**   Go to the Plants tab on the website and select the varieties and […]

Glider monitoring at the Lake Hume (2016)

Our funded project has finished but with the help of some new “Friends”, the annual January monitoring was undertaken for the 4th consecutive year.  Thank you very much to “Rod’s gang”. What did we do? On the weekend of January 14th 2017, the 30 nest boxes along the Lake Hume foreshore between “The Pines” and […]