The Week by the Creek June 2024

The Week by the Creek June 2024

This Week by the Creek is an eNewsletter from our partners at the Brisbane City Council Creek Catchments Program. It contains information and updates about creek activities and events across Brisbane, training opportunities and grants that are available  The June 2024...
Janet Mangan wins Women in Landcare Award 2023-24

Janet Mangan wins Women in Landcare Award 2023-24

SOWN’s Janet Mangan has won the inaugural Women in Landcare Award held on Saturday 25 May 2024 across six venues in Queensland and online via Zoom.  Janet was cheered on by bushcare volunteers at the Brisbane venue in The Gap not far from one of the many areas...
Great weather for fungi

Great weather for fungi

With prolonged wet weather recently, local enthusiasts have been out hunting for fungi. From early November 2023 till end of March 2024, The Gap recorded more than 900 mm of rain and fungi loves the wet. All three fungi featured here were photographed adjacent to the...
“This Week by the Creek” – April Edition

“This Week by the Creek” – April Edition

“This Week by the Creek” is an eNewsletter from our partners at the Brisbane City Council Creek Catchments Program. It contains information and updates about creek activities and events across Brisbane, training opportunities and grants that are available  The April...
“This Week by the Creek” – March Edition

“This Week by the Creek” – March Edition

“This Week by the Creek” is an eNewsletter from our partners at the Brisbane City Council Creek Catchments Program. It contains information and updates about creek activities and events across Brisbane, training opportunities and grants that are available  The March...
Birdlife along our creeks

Birdlife along our creeks

An unexpectedly wet summer has breathed life into our creeks with improved conditions and more food for wildlife especially birds. Late last year local bird photographer Damien Mckenzie had been hoping to photograph the beautiful Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azurea which he...