Griffith Mates return to the garden

Mulching - 14 Aug 2016

Six Pack Ab Group

By: Laurie Deacon

It was a great Sunday afternoon with Griffith Mates students having fun and working with community members at Mt Gravatt SHS Pollinator Link Garden. An interesting mix of students mostly from  China, Korea, Taiwan and India and doing degrees in Business, Finance, Law and Engineering!

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We had four groups operating:

  • Mulching new plants ..or the Six Pack Ab Group J
Weeding - 14 Aug 2016

Weeding Mother-of-Millions

  • Weeding Mother-of-Millions Bryophyllum tubiflorum from the hillside
  • Watering  new plants and setting  up drip irrigation hoses
  • Responsible Dog walking practice in the bush

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Afternoon tea - 14 Aug 2016

Stories and honey cream cakes

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Sharing stories  and eating honey cream cakes of course!

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Lauries mum - Judith Derrick - 14 Aug 2016

My dear Mum

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My dear Mum ( Judith Derrick)  was there too, to speak as an Elder of the Tribe. From the local community were Sheamus O’Connor, Betty Scott, Dave Anderson and myself …and  a chaos of kids!!

 

About Mt Gravatt Environment Group

Mt Gravatt Environment Group is restoring a unique piece of Australain native bushland only ten minutes from Brisbane CBD.
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