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North Shore - Walks & Talks at Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden - Winter term

  • 31 May 2021
  • 21 Jun 2021
  • 4 sessions
  • 31 May 2021, 10:00 AM (UTC+10:00)
  • 7 Jun 2021, 10:00 AM (UTC+10:00)
  • 14 Jun 2021, 10:00 AM (UTC+10:00)
  • 21 Jun 2021, 10:00 AM (UTC+10:00)
  • Caley’s Pavilion, Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

From 31st May, we hope to reintroduced Talks in Caley’s Pavilion to the format of Walks & Talks.

It is essential to book your place by the Saturday prior to the walk. Please book early as numbers may be restricted by prevailing Covid-19 regulations.

To book please supply your name, mobile number and emergency contact via email to Wendy. You will receive an acknowledgement

Email: wagrimm@tpg.com.au              Phone: 0419 323 035

Meet at 9.45 am at Caley’s Pavilion in KWG. Sessions run from 10am to about 12 noon.

Walks & Talks Programme

Walks and Talks 2021 flier APS NSG May to Nov.pdf

Term 2           Winter Term (sessions in Terms 2-4 include talk and walk)

 Date  Topic
 Monday May  31     Banksia (Family Proteaceae)  
 Monday June 7  Flowers to fruit & seeds
 Monday June 14  Public holiday no activity
 Monday June 21  Ferns & fernery tour


Term 3           Spring Term


 Date
 Topic
 Monday July 12 

 Gum Trees - Eucalyptus, Angophora, Corymbia (Family Myrtaceae)

 Monday July 19  Weeds & Bush regeneration
 Monday July 26  Grevillea & Hakea (Family Proteaceae)
 Monday Aug 2  Walk Only: East Mueller Track
 Monday Aug 9  Wattles (Acacia, Family Fabaceae, Subfamily Mimosoideae)
 Monday Aug 16  Boronia & other Family Rutaceae
 Monday Aug 23, return 3pm  Walk Only: Perimeter Trail: KWG to St Ives Showground 
 Monday Aug 30  Heath plants (Family Ericaceae)
 Monday Sep 6  Pea shrubs & vines (Family Fabaceae, Subfamily Faboideae)

 Monday Sept 13  Orchids & other non-woody plants


Term 4           Summer Term


 Date
 Topic
 Monday Oct 11

 Waratahs and other members of Family Proteaceae

 Monday Oct 18  Walk Only: The Mueller Track
 Monday Oct 25

Callistemon, Kunzea & Melaleuca (Family Myrtaceae)

 Monday Nov 1  Leptospermum and Baeckea (Family Myrtaceae)
 Monday Nov 8  Grasses (Family Poaceae)


Walks & Talks handouts are provided at the talk or read online at https://austplants.com.au/North-Shore  



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