Category Archives: Pollinator Link

Birds and Bees love Golden Penda

By: Michael Fox Golden Penda Xanthostemon chrysanthus grows naturally in coastal rainforest in north Queensland from Townsville to Cape York. However, it is also happy growing in Brisbane although the spectacular flowering we have had this year is usual. The birds and … Continue reading

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Meeting Costa at Millen Farm

By: Michael Fox I visited Millen Farm at Samford yesterday for their International Compost Awareness Week event. It was a real pleasure to listen as Costa, from Gardening Australia, shared his passion for everything from plants to people. Costa talk … Continue reading

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Pollinator Link Display – Paten Park Native Nursery

By: Michael Fox I know Backyard Bee Homes are valuable Shelter for our native bees, however, I was still amazed to a prospective tenant checking out the accommodation before I even finished up setting up the Pollinator Link Display. Pollinator … Continue reading

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Target 30,000 Brisbane Gardens

By: Michael Fox Do you want to see more butterflies, birds and bees in parks and gardens around Brisbane? Join others who are already bringing a bit of bush into their urban gardens; providing water, food and shelter for our … Continue reading

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Students + Bunnings + Men’s Shed .. what a team!

By: Michael Fox “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.”  Henry Ford This morning I experienced an inspiring example of our community working together to create a special experience and a special place for students … Continue reading

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Coffs Harbour Butterfly House – Get close to nature

By: Michael Fox Traveling in Northern NSW over Christmas? Consider visiting Coffs Harbour Butterfly House. I visited the Butterfly House on the way to Sydney in June. I also had the honour meeting the owners Ian & Ros  Bryant, an inspiring pair … Continue reading

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Pollinator Link Events

Restoring Habitats: Corridors and linkages – the dots that join us BCC Community Conservation Partnership Program Date: Sunday 11 September 2016 Time: 8:30am – 4 pm Location: Griffith University EcoCentre, South Ring Road, Nathan Campus, Nathan RSVP by 2 September 2016: … Continue reading

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