Darling Range Branch

HONEYEATERS 60 cm FROM OUR FRONT WINDOW   18.4.17  PHOTO BY LYNDA
Goodenia incana in flower in April 2017   Normal flowering November                                                                           Photo by Lynda.
HONEYEATERS WANT TO BE FED     11.04.17             PHOTO BY LYNDA

 

 

The Darling Range Branch is a small group who focus mainly on their Herbarium which house specimens from the Shire of Kalamunda. Nearly 400 species are found within the collection. The group have recently adopted a small reserve next to the Old Guide Hall (known as the Friends of Paxhill Reserve). The group also meet for regular wildflower walks. The Darling Range Branch is known for hosting wildflower walks during the Zig Zag Festival in October. The group also has plant sales and tend to a native garden around the Guide Hall.

Events

DARLING RANGE BRANCH meets at the Guide Hall,  5 Sanderson Road LESMURDIE,  @   10 am on the second Sunday of every month from Feb to Nov. Come to see our local collection of wildflowers at our Herbarium.

WILDFLOWER WALKS are held on the 4th Sunday of every month from May  to October. Please phone Lynda on 92918753 or email us @  lktom555@gmail.com if wanting to come so that the walk can be confirmed.

The next meeting is on Sunday 10th of Sep 2017 @  10am @ The Guide Hall. Members  will be working  on Herbarium specimens to ready them for verification. Following meetings will be held on  Sunday Oct 8th of Oct. and Sunday the 12th of Nov   @ 10 am @ The Guide Hall.   Visitors are welcome to come and view our Herbarium.

The next walk  will be held on Sunday 27th of August 2017. Please meet @ the Guide Hall @ 0940 am or @ the carpark near the locked gate on the Victoria Reservoir Road just off Masonmill Road off Canning Road in Carmel at 10 am. Important :Please ring or email Lynda if you want to come stating your meeting place. (92918753    lktom555@gmail.com  ) (The July walk was cancelled due to heavy rain.)

KALAMUNDA LEARNING CENTRE WILDFLOWER WALKS.

Lynda will conduct these each Friday @ 0940 am starting on the 1st of September for 4 weeks.

Contact the Learning Centre on 92932977 or book via website. (Fee applies).

Can also ring or email Lynda .

 

WILDFLOWER CALENDARS  are produced every December featuring local wildflowers, orchids  and fauna .