Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Group convenor: Janet Mangan   This Habitat Brisbane Group was restarted in 2019 under the leadership of Janet Mangan. The group meets every second Wednesday morning from 7.30 – 9.30 am. This site features good remnant dry rainforest, in particular an...
Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Site History

Some sections of Enoggera Creek within this SOWN site were once popular places for locals to swim. This image depicts the swimming hole behind The Gap School (The Gap State Preschool Centre now stands on this site). The photo was taken prior to the 1931 flood....
Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Bob Wilson/Riaweena Street

Group convenor: Bob Whiteman This group works on Riaweena Street, The Gap, west of Illowra Street. This site has some established trees and excellent habitat but has also had a huge Cats Claw weed problem. Matt Tomkins and Vicky Hannay have been very active in this...
Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Watercress Farm

Group convenor: Bob Granger The Watercress Farm Bushcare Group site extends for 600 metres along the southern side of Enoggera Creek, near Allamanda Street, The Gap. When Mick Bruhwiller moved to the new Watercress Farm estate in 1993, he and his neighbours realised...
Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Yoorala Street East

Group convenor: Renee McGlasan & Ed Bennett Location:On the northern bank of Enoggera Creek, the Yoorala Street East site runs from Elgata Street, past the Community Garden to the cul-de-sac end of Yoorala Street. History Walking along the creekside track you...
Gap Central/Nicholas Park

Yoorala Street West

Group convenors: Renee McGlashan and Ed Bennett   With the retirement of long-time group leader Athol Brown, new convenors Renee McGlashan and Ed Bennett have taken over this group in 2020. the group meets every second Friday morning. For more information please...