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 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 Mar. to Nov. Our next meeting  is on Sunday 10th of October from 10 am to around Noon. All welcome .Come to see our local collection of wildflowers at our Herbarium. Enquiries to Lynda or Bill on 0492936530 or email lktom555@gmail.com

WILDFLOWER WALKS  are held on the 4th Sunday of most  months  from May  to September. The next walk will be on Sunday 26th of September @ 0950 am @ National Park Gate on Schipp Road off Hummerstone Rd in Piesse Brook near Kalamunda 6076. Walk finishes at Noon and is through hilly terrain.
This walk is run by Nature Reserves Preservation Group so please book via Cathy on 0414430350 or email catheebear@yahoo.com.au

DARLING RANGE NATUREBASE

Members of the Darling Range Branch of the Wildflower Society and Naturalists Club have coordinated with Michael and Lesley Brooker to produce a ‘Darling Range Naturebase’ document which is a guide to plants and animals to be found in the area.  You are free to download this wonderful reference guide at https://lesmikebrooker.weebly.com/flora-and-fauna.html –  or link here.