What’s On

 

Friday 14 September 6.30 – 8.30 pm Night Walk Small’s Creek Kellyville

Experience the sights and sounds of the bush after dark along one of Kellyville’s bushland corridors. Gliders and possums live in this valley and we may be lucky enough to see some on this walk. This walk is on paved paths with an easy grade. Cost Free

Saturday 29 September 2.00 to 4.00 pm Gladesville Hospital Guided Walk

Walk through the grounds of Gladesville Hospital to see the gardens planted to calm troubled minds and the elegant  buildings built to reflect the new style mental health treatment pioneered in Sydney by Dr Frederick Manning , the Hospital’s first superintendent. Cost $15 per person

Thursday 4 October 9.30 to 11.30 am School Holiday Walk Bush Treasure Hunt Fred Caterson Reserve Castle Hill

A walk designed for children aged 8 to 13 years and their carers. Find bush tucker, Spring wildflowers and plants used in colonial Sydney  Cost free

Saturday 10 November 10.00 am – 12 noon Wildflower Ramble Cranston’s Road Dural

The Sydney sandstone for is one of the most diverse in the world. On this walk you will see a variety of plants which flourish on the nutrient poor sandy soils of the sandstone ridges. Among the plants which should be in flower will be wax flowers, boronias and bright yellow wedge peas. Note this walk includes a step ascent and descent. Distance 2.9 km Grade Moderate Cost Free