Wilbur comes to town

Wilbur the Weed has finally taken up residence in Martin St, Blackwood, where his job is to constantly remind us of our obligations to keep the townships weed-free.  More here

Wilbur takes up residence

Wilbur has moved into Blackwood.

Wilbur the Weed has been moved into position in Blackwood’s main street as a constant reminder of our obligations to keep the forests weed-free. The best way we can do this is to prevent weeds from growing in the townships before they escape to…

Proposed AGM

It’s been a very long time since our last AGM, so let’s keep the timing amongst ourselves! However, we do need to have a meeting to square things away for our current grant obligations and to elect a new team to take the group…

Public education

Part of the role of Blackwood and Barry’s Reef Landcare Group is public education.  There was a lot of interest in the 2013 display at the Blackwood Easter Carnival.

All together now

Easter Parade, 2013

Blackwood and Barry’s Reef Landcare Group members near the sports ground during the 2013 Easter Parade.

Easter Parade 2013

Who were these caped crusaders and why were they chanting “Death to the weeds”?

Easter Carnival 2014

Black Easter Carnival 2014

Blackwood and Barry’s Reef Landcare Group turned out with their star recruit Wilbur the Weed at the 2014 Blackwood Easter Carnival.