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Spring watch: Free guided walks and bushcare days

Published Monday, 2nd August 2021

Explore the abundant natural beauty in our backyard on a free guided walk or bushcare day hosted by the City of Wanneroo’s Conservation team this spring.

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Learn about local flora and fauna from an experienced guide, and share in some morning tea afterwards with the rest of your tour. Be sure to dress for the occasion; wear sturdy enclosed shoes, a hat, sunscreen and bring a water bottle.

Guided walks

Come and explore your local conservation reserve with an experienced guide who will introduce you to an array of plants and animals living in your local area.

Discovery Park, Banksia Grove
Friday 3 September // 9.30am–11.30am
Meet at the reserve on Botanic Avenue, opposite Saxicola Road, Banksia Grove
Wheelchair accessible

Marangaroo Conservation Reserve
Tuesday 7 September // 9.30am–11.30am
Held in conjunction with the Friends of Marangaroo Conservation Reserve
Meet at the reserve on Decourcey Way, Marangaroo, at the main entrance near the limestone plinth sign

Koondoola Bushland
Thursday 16 September // 9.30am–11.30am
Held in conjunction with Friends of Koondoola Bushland
Meet at the Koondoola Community Centre car park, 90 Koondoola Avenue, Koondoola

Yanchep Foreshore
Tuesday 9 November // 9.30am–11.30am
In conjunction with Yanchep Coastcare and Perth NRM
Meet at Mary Lindsay Homestead, 100 Capricorn Esplanade, Yanchep

Mindarie Foreshore
Sunday 14 November // 9.30am–11.30am
In conjunction with the Quinns Rocks Environmental Group and Perth NRM
Meet at the car park on Rosslare Promenade, Mindarie

Bushcare days

From wildflowers to weeds, learn about the spectacular flora in our reserves and help care for your local bushland by taking part in a bushcare event in the City of Wanneroo.

Voyager Park, Pearsall
Tuesday 5 October // 9.30am–11.30am
Held in conjunction with Friends of Voyager Park
Meet at the reserve on Scamills Way, Pearsall

Da Vinci Park, Tapping
Friday 8 October // 9.30am-11.30am
In conjunction with Friends of Da Vinci Park  
Meet at the northern-grassed area on Da Vinci Drive, opposite Archimedes Crescent

Rufus Park, Madeley
Sunday 24 October // 9am–11am
Held in conjunction with Friends of Rufus Park
Meet at the reserve on Zeus Avenue opposite Martindale Avenue, Madeley

How to book

For more information and to book, contact the City or Wanneroo Conservation team on 9405 5000 or email conservationmaint@wanneroo.wa.gov.au.

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