Category Archives: Flora and Fauna

Level Crossing Removal EES

Railway level crossings at Edithvale and Bonbeach are set to be removed by lowering the rail line into a trench. Because of their proximity to the internationally significant Edithvale-Seaford Wetlands, these projects are subject to an Environment Effects Statement (EES) … Continue reading

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Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoos

Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoos spotted near Kananook Avenue in the reserve recently. Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoos feed on Australian natives including eucalypts or banksias. They feed on the seeds on banksias as well as cracking open the wood to eat the tree borers. … Continue reading

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A Timely Reminder

Snake Awareness On Saturday 21st February,  we saw a tiger snake swimming in the Kananook Creek, just north of Beach Street. It disappeared into the reeds on the east bank. Snakes will also be in dunes, wetlands and other neighbouring areas, … Continue reading

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Sean the Koala released into the wild

On a light note, we thought we would share a good news story from Craig Thomson, Secretary of Animalia Wildlife Shelter. “In late August of this year I sent you an email about the world famous Sean the Koala, well … Continue reading

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Southern Group Working Bee Sunday 5th October

Southern group working bee – all welcome! •Sunday 5th October •Fiocchi Avenue footbridge •9.00 am to 11.00 or so. Please remember that daylight saving starts this weekend, so set your clocks forward an hour so you’re not late. Thanks one … Continue reading

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Working Bee Sunday May 4

Southern Group Working Bee Sunday 4th May 2014 Fiocchi Ave footbridge 9.00 am start to 11.00 am followed by refreshments We’ll be tidying the edge of the track towards Beach Street and a few other assorted jobs.  Please feel free to … Continue reading

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Sunday 15th Dec – Last Working Bee for 2013

Last Working Bee for 2013!!! SPECIAL EFFORT AT SEAFORD RESERVE SITE Sunday 15th Dec 9-11am This event is approved by FCC rangers and will prepare the site for 2014 planting with “Natured Kids” group. The children will use this site … Continue reading

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Thank You to our Volunteers (with pics)

Thank you to the wonderful KCA and SEW volunteers for their fantastic efforts on Clean Up Day November 10. Thank you also to our many volunteers who have helped us to “Clean, Restore, and Preserve the Kananook Creek and its … Continue reading

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