Archive for the ‘General’ Category

A twilight walk to listen for frogs in Taralla Creek

November 19, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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meet Mr FROG

October 18, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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You can help… observation form

Something positive you can do environmentally without being an expert. We need to collect a data base, created by a team of passionate people (YOU) who are willing to document ( on a phone as a pic, or in a list with pen & paper) the many NON human faces of diverse Maroondah residents. Whether […]

September 23, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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SCHOOLS…are you wanting to use our tree?

August 18, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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Toad smart Quolls

Cane toads are decimating many species who snack on them and die. However there are some discerning diners who choose not to eat them. Montrose Environment Group are hosting an event where you can learn more from the PhD researcher who has studied this phenomenon. Ecologist & Conservation Biologist The invasion of cane toads across […]

July 31, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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Eastfield Park Enhancement plan on review…have your say

A lot has happened to the original expansive re-development plans, which were unpalatable to local residents. There is a much softer new plan in design, but with significant upgrades. All this is available here for you to comment on before July 8th. Also you will be pleased to hear that the Neighbourhood character revision has […]

June 19, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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AGM reports May 2019

April 29, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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Invitation to schools

If you look at our post named Celebrating the mature trees of Maroondah, you will see our tree, in three different dressings. After the last display in May, CCS is offering to loan this tree to any school in Maroondah who would like to use it as a framework for an art or environment project. […]

April 29, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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1,000 plants in & and AGM !

We did it! in about 3 hours, and some much needed drizzle; a team of about 18 people managed to get 1,000 plants into pre-dug holes at Cheong park. Thanks to MCC, for the holes, the mulch and watering to be done. At morning tea, members of Croydon Conservation, held the fastest ever AGM. If […]

April 12, 2019 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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Neighbouhood Character

Sometimes it is important to communicate with small groups of residents. Currently Council is reviewing the 21 Neighbourhood Character areas in Maroondah with a view to strengthening the importance of descriptors like Set back, Hertiage, Mature gardens, Special areas of design layout like Burley Griffin area, or an area surrounding Wyreena, or the Old Golf […]

December 14, 2018 · Liz Sanzaro · No Comments
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