45th Black Mountain spring wildflower ramble

Date: 

8 Oct 2016 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Celebrate spring on beautiful Black Mountain with a social ramble for wildflower lovers in the tradition established by Nancy Burbidge, and continued by George Chippendale. Discover the surprising diversity of tiny orchids, bush peas, wattles and billy buttons. The spring pattern of flowering timing and abundance vary with the weather. Friends of Black Mountain welcomes everyone; experts or new to discovering the diversity. We plan several guides, and helpers, taking different directions on easy bush tracks.  Some relevant books will be for sale

When: Saturday 8 October,  9.30am sharp to 12noon or later
Where: Meet at the Belconnen Way entry just before Caswell Drive turnoff – look for balloons
Bring / Wear: Friends, water, snacks, sturdy shoes, hat, sun-cream.
Cost: Gold coin donation to Friends of Black Mountain
Bookings essential: Places are limited, please email your name and phone number to friendsofblackmountain@gmail.com, or phone Linda (0437 298 711) so that you can be contacted in case arrangements need to change (e.g. adverse weather).