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27 Sep 2016 Mt Burr Swamp fundraising update – with settlement only a few days away, the countdown is on!

We've been counting down to settlement day (Friday the 30th of September) for the past several weeks and now there is only a few days to go! At the time of writing, we've had over 100 donations and almost reached $65,000 in community funding - which puts a massive dent...

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23 Sep 2016 Early works in place to get Mt Burr Swamp off to a flying start…

Thanks to the fantastic help of volunteers from the Millicent Field Naturalists Society and the support of the current owners, a few weeks ago NGT installed a temporary structure in the artificial channel that drains Mt Burr Swamp - in readiness for settlement. This might not be the biggest...

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23 Sep 2016 Mt Burr Swamp media – hear from James Darling, David Baker-Gabb, Damien Cook and more!

Over the past month, we've had some great conversations on the ABC South East mornings program each Wednesday - learning a great deal about our regional biodiversity from some highly respected supporters of the proposed restoration project at Mt Burr Swamp. In this previous post, we revisited the...

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23 Sep 2016 Grampians Platypus sighting gains lots of interest

After the recent post about a Platypus sighting, we received some fantastic feedback from our newsletter subscribers. Ryan Duffy from Parks Victoria said the sighting caused a bit of excitement in their Grampians office, because the only official records and recent sightings from within the National Park are on the...

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