The Foreshore Committee is having a working bee on Sunday and weeding walk on Monday of the coming long weekend.
10am, Sunday 11 June – Planting Working Bee: meet at the intersection of Surf St (east) and the south/east corner of tennis courts. We will also be tackling some agapanthus. Full details below.
11am, Monday 12 June – Weeding Walk: meet at the Bluff Rd Fire Track Gate. Join Professor Nick Williams for a guided walk through the foreshore, plant identification and some hands-on weeding.
Activities: Planting seedlings and grasses to revegetate areas of the foreshore reserve, also removing kikuyu grass and agapanthus
What to bring/wear:
– appropriate clothes, footwear and sunscreen
– equipment for planting (small spades and trowels etc)
– mallet for driving stakes into the ground for tree guards
– spades, tools and wheel barrows for removing kikuyu grass and agapanthus
All children, their families and carers are welcome. A reminder that children must be accompanied by an adult who is responsible for their care and wellbeing.
Merricks Beach Foreshore Reserve Committee of Management