CURRENT PROJECTS

Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre Partnership

Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre Partnership

ARTHUR GORRIE CORRECTIONAL CENTRE PARTNERSHIP SOWN and the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, a high security remand prison, have a nursery partnership program. In 2019, the partnership produced over 100,000 native plants for distribution through the SOWN...

Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring

Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring

ENOGGERA CATCHMENT CREEK HEALTH MONITORING Why does the water quality of Enoggera Creek go from an A in the headwaters to an F where it joins the Brisbane River? Are you interested in saving our waterways? Do you know what is happening in your local waterways? Before...

Regreening Three Mile Scrub

Regreening Three Mile Scrub

REGREENING THREE MILE SCRUB In 2017 momentum began to build for what may be SOWN's most ambitious project yet - a long-term plan to re-green Three Mile Scrub. The vision of Quandong Park group leader Chris Galbraith, the project would involve all six...

SOWN 25th Anniversary History Book

SOWN 25th Anniversary History Book

SOWN 25th ANNIVERSARY HISTORY BOOKSome of the SOWN members and friends gathered at the book launch SOWN celebrated its 25th year of caring for the Enoggera catchment in 2019. We commissioned ToadShow (Anne Jones and Rob Whyte) to produce a history of SOWN from 1994 to...

SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan

SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan

SOWN ENOGGERA CATCHMENT PLANSOWN has commenced the preparation of an Enoggera Catchment Plan in 2020. The plan will be a policy and action plan to guide the activities of SOWN over the next 10 years. The SOWN Management Committee will guide and make decisions about...

Regreening Three Mile Scrub

SOWN Nursery Expansion

SOWN NURSERY EXPANSIONSOWN received project funding from the State Government in 2018 to upgrade our propagation greenhouse and nursery facilities and support from BCC to extend our lease area. This project was completed in March 2020. The project provides for better...

SOWN Nursery Upgrade Project

SOWN Nursery Upgrade Project

Summary and Aims of the project SOWN received project funding from the State Government in 2018 to upgrade our propagation greenhouse and nursery facilities and support from BCC to extend our lease area. This project was completed in March 2020. The project provides...