Picture above: 2017 Spring Field Day
UPCOMING FBG EVENTS
18 September: FBG Spring Field Day
10 October: Annual General Meeting
BREMER BAY WEED SURVEY
Thanks to our funders, State NRM, we are currently surveying anyone that has visited, worked or currently lives or owns land at Bremer Bay.
This is an important data collection that will be part of the information gathering for a Community Management Plan.
Please take 5 minutes and provide this valuable contribution to your community.
REGIONAL UPCOMING EVENTS
- 29-30 August: Dowerin Field Days
- 5-6 September: Newdegate Machinery Field Days
The FBG is a community driven organisation focusing on local issues with a 'ground-up' approach.
- RESEARCH - Continually working to identify local production and natural resource management issues and then researching, demonstrating and assisting in the implementation of broad scale innovative and sustainable management practices to address these.
- MARKETING - Continually working to attract project partners and sponsors to the Fitzgerald Biosphere Group.
- EDUCATION - Working at all levels within the community to increase the awareness and level of understanding of production and natural resource management issues and management options through a range of media.
- ENVIRONMENT - With a strong Landcare ethic, the group and wider community continues to work towards conserving biodiversity (both at the paddock and landscape scale) recognising the uniqueness of the area and the need for an integrated approach to address production and environmental issues.
Clockwise from right: Fitzgerald Biosphere Reserve area and zones; Entrance signs to the region;
Quaalup Bells; local Honey Possum; Leafy Sea Dragon.
Here are some of the other projects in which the FBG plays a significant role.
An exciting and innovative project. The FBG sit on the Gondwana Link Council of partners along with Greening Australia, The Wilderness Society, Friends of the Fitzgerald River National Park, the Mallefowl Preservation Group and Australian Bush Heritage (click on logo for links to partner web pages below). The projects vision is: Gondwana Link will reconnect bushland across the biologically richest corner of Australia, from the forests to the inland.
The Gondwana Link groups are: