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Posted on Aug 26, 2013

Donor gives generously to Currawong

Donor gives generously to Currawong

Someone loves the old Union holiday camp on the western shores of Upper Pittwater; however, the PEF is still waiting for a Plan of Management to be finalised by State Government before they can start to use the $1.37 m donation from a private donor last year. The gift is to be used for the environment, heritage values, public amenities and the historic homestead Midholme, with an oversighting role to be played by the Friends of Currawong.

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Posted on Aug 26, 2013

Community Planting Day at Irrawong Waterfall

Community Planting Day at Irrawong Waterfall

A Community Planting Day was held at the Irrawong waterfall site on Saturday 21 September. The Mullet Creek project is now in its second year of funding from the NSW Environmental Trust. The project will run for 6 years.

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Community Planting Day at Irrawong

Community Planting Day at Irrawong

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Posted on Aug 26, 2013

Rare Giant Burrowing Frog found in Upper Mullet Creek

Rare Giant Burrowing Frog found in Upper Mullet Creek

The rare Giant Burrowing Frog has been found In Upper Mullet Creek during a nocturnal survey commissioned by the Pittwater Environmental Foundation. Last sighted in 1994, the Giant Burrowing Frog, Heleioporus australiacus, is listed as vulnerable under both the state and federal Conservation Acts.

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