Community chipping machine arrives

Hansa C13 Chipper

Blackwood and Barry’s Reef Landcare Group has bought a Hansa C13 chipping machine for use by the local community. The machine is quite robust and is capable to handling branches up to 90mm in diameter. It’s a step up from a domestic chipper and…

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…

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 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.