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Bendora Arboretum tour

13 Apr 2018

Celebrate Canberra Tree Week and discover the autumn colours of Bendora Arboretum on a guided tour. Located just over an hour from the city centre, the Bendora Arboretum is the sole surviving arboretum in the Brindabella ranges after others were destroyed in the 2003 bushfires.

Sugar Shake Month

11 Apr 2018

Australia is one of the few regions in the world still free of the Varroa Mite, the world’s most devastating honey bee pest.

Burns planned for Mt Rogers, Point Hut, Hume and Namadgi this weekend

The ACT Government wishes to advise that a series of prescribed burns will take place this weekend at Mt Rogers, Point Hut, Hume and Devils Gap at Namadgi National Park.

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Date published online: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 4.44pm

Big weekend out at the 2018 Heritage Festival

You can see ancient fossils, discover our political history, learn about our built heritage, discover the age of steam and more at the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival this weekend.

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Date published online: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10.07am

Burn planned for Gossan Hill nature reserve tomorrow

The ACT Parks and Conservation Service wishes to advise that, subject to suitable weather and fuel moisture conditions, a prescribed burn will take place at Gossan Hill nature reserve in Bruce tomorrow, Friday 20 April 2018.

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Date published online: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 6.07pm

Little Eagle is flying high

A collaborative research effort to monitor the threatened Little Eagle found at least nine nesting pairs in the ACT during the 2017–18 breeding season, with a record four chicks being reared, Conservator for Flora and Fauna, Ian Walker, said today

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Date published online: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10.21am

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