Group convenors: Anne Jones and Rob Whyte
The active Walton Bridge Reserve Group meets 4pm on the first Saturday of every month except January. Since 2010, the group has been working on restoring the Fish Creek corridor between Lochinvar Lane and Glenella Street. The site features important remnant vegetation.
Melinda McLean helps a young volunteer plant at a Walton Bridge Event
Walton Bridge is a popular recreation spot with a history. It has been a meeting place for the local indigenous people and a rest area for bullock teams traveling west. The junction of the two Creeks, Fish and Enoggera, was an important meeting place for Aboriginal people.
Walton Bridge is at the heart of The Gap – Walton Bridge has been the location for many events since 2002. It is close to the nursery and very central to everyone in The Gap.
More photos by Mark Crocker at a typical working bee. On this Saturday we went to the SOWNy club at 98 Yoorala Street, spent some time putting labels on local species along the walking track, and then checked out the creek. This photo shows one of our Hillbrook...
These photos by Mark Crocker document a typical working bee. On this Saturday we worked on Fish Creek just upstream from the junction of Fish and Enoggera creeks. We had help from a visiting family, and two students from Hillbrook doing community service, part of...