Would you like to help care for Forest Creek?
PLEASE JOIN US AT OUR KEEPERS OF THE CREEK FORUM
SUNDAY 9TH AUGUST 2015
9.30am – 3.45pm
Castlemaine Tennis Club, Wheeler St, Castlemaine
|9.30 am||Registration, coffee/tea, introductions|
|9.45 am||Welcome to country – Dja Dja Wurrung elder Rick Nelson|
|Forest Creek: how it is today (from the ground, from the air), its history and geology, why we work there, how we work there|
|followed by bus trip with stopping points, expert commentary, chats, knowledge sharing|
|12.30||LUNCH by CAKE (Growing Abundance’s kitchen enterprise)|
|Forest Creek and us: being a Keeper What have we noticed so far? Just how do we “notice” (observe, monitor, document)?|
|How and what should we “do” (good practice, learning by doing, becoming a Keeper or a Keeper’s helper)?|
|Keynote Speaker: Geoff Park (Eureka Prize winner and creator of Natural Newstead) - LOOK, LISTEN, LEARN|
|Working sessions: your chance to help shape our work|
* Castlemaine Landcare Group works along Forest Creek and Moonlight Creek between Colles Road and Barker St bridges
REGISTER by SUNDAY 2nd AUGUST 2015 (PLACES ARE LIMITED):
Contact Elizabeth Eager via email or phone on 0438 015 264.
You will be sent some reading material prior to the Forum.
Funded through the Victorian Landcare Grants Program administered by the North Central Catchment Management Authority