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Weed Whacking Weekend at Wombeyan

May 20 - May 21

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
 Your pillow
 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!

WHEN REGISTERING
 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
E: trish.kidd@environment.nsw.gov.au
M: 0423 527 740 P: 6336 1972

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

National Parks & Wildlife Service
www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/whats-on/blue-mountains/wombeyan-weed-whackers-volunteer-weeding-at-wombeyan-caves
Office of Environment & Heritage
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/NationalParks/parkVolunteering.aspx?id=N0352

2017 – Wombeyan Flier

Details

Start:
May 20
End:
May 21

Organiser

NPWS

Venue

Wombeyan Caves
Wombeyan Caves, New South Wales 2580 Australia + Google Map