Food & Farm Fest

When is it ? Sunday 5th May – 10am to 4 pm Featuring a great lineup of speakers to help you learn more about growing your food for personal consumption or to provide to your local community. Josh Byrne, from ABC Gardening Australia Come and hear Josh Byrne at the SJ Food & Farm Fest […]

feral pigs

War on Feral Pigs in Serpentine Jarrahdale

By Kristy Gregory, Landcare SJ Project Management Officer . Landholders in Keysbrook have declared war on feral pigs over spring and summer, with a family group of 1 boar, 3 sows and 21 piglets successfully caught in November 2018. Since then, another group has been trapped, thanks to neighbours pooling their skills and knowledge, and […]

a man rescuing a possum

Landcare SJ says au revoir to Chris Kennedy

Today, 18th December, is the last day of the project that Chris Kennedy has been coordinating, ‘Measuring NRM Success in SJ’, funded by the State NRM Program. Chris has completed the huge task that Sarah Way began back in May 2017 – to draw together the past 10 years of Landcare SJ project information into […]

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Byford sculpture recognises Landcare SJ’s contribution to saving Black Cockatoos

Pictures of the installation of the black cockatoo sculpture. It is yet to be painted. The sculpture has been commissioned by the Byford Progress Association to recognise Landcare SJ’s contribution to saving this iconic threatened species by the development of our artificial nest boxes – the Cockatube ®. Sculptor, Lens Zuks with his latest addition […]

Mainland quokka in Jarrahdale bushland

Mainland Quokkas Found in Jarrahdale

Just absolutely AMAZING!!! Mainland quokkas have been spotted in our very own Jarrahdale hills! Please follow the link below to read more about these beautiful animals. https://www.yourlocalexaminer.com.au/jarrahdales-secret-wi…/ Photographs – Richard Polden  

Schools national Tree Day Event 2018

Schools National Tree Day 2018

Landcare SJ’s annual Schools National Tree Day event was held at Federation Park, Serpentine on the 27th July 2018. Thank you to all the community members who came along to plant. Children from Byford Childcare Centre, local Homeschoolers, Eton Farm Education, and some local primary school students planted with so much enthusiasm we were finished in no […]