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Weed Whacking Weekend at Wombeyan
September 9, 2017 - September 10, 2017
You’re invited to a two-day weekend long work-session treating woody weeds and vines impacting upon the unique values of Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve.
All required tools, herbicides, PPE and training will be supplied for the weekend work. Professional bush regenerators will assist with training for identification and control (lower slopes and valley floor).
Accommodation and main meals are provided – bunk-beds in shared dormitory rooms, separate shower blocks and kitchen hall
BBQ dinner on Saturday night (and cave tour)
Enjoyable and informative weekend, very easy terrain.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Appropriate work clothes (as well as warm / rain / spare clothes)
Long-sleeved shirt, long pants, suitable footwear, sunscreen, broad-brimmed hat
Sleeping bag or doona and linen
Towel, toiletries, your own snacks
A good torch
Binoculars if you have them (to see wildlife and caves)
Terrain is flat or short slopes
There is NO mobile reception; a public phone (& contact phone number) is available
There’s a snack-bar only.
Bookings are essential
REGISTER and BOOK to be sent an itinerary, and be sure to confirm your place!
Please include any dietary requirements vegetarian/vegan as well as food or other allergies
Indicate if you require a lift (where from), or if you’re able to car-pool
Please include your contact details (email and mobile is fine), and
Let us know where you heard of the event from.
Contact: Trish Kidd Project Officer NPWS Oberon
M: 0423 527 740 P: 6336 1972
National Parks & Wildlife Service
Office of Environment & Heritage