Category Archives: Conservation

Wild Light Exhibition Opening – 6 June 2018

I was fortunate to be able to attend the opening of an exhibition of Henry Gold’s wonderful photos of wilderness being held at the Gallery in the Bondi Pavilion, Bondi Beach until Sunday 17th June. The exhibition is open daily … Continue reading

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The Beauty of the Coxs and Kowmung Rivers – Easter 2018

I was fortunate to spend some time photographing the lower Coxs River and the lower part of the Kowmung River during three of the days of Easter. This was on a photographic trip with David Hufton. Every photo here was … Continue reading

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Saving The Blue Mountains Wild Rivers

I attended the campaign launch at Springwood for the Campaign to Save the Blue Mountains Wild Rivers. It was held ¬†at the Springwood Community Hub on the evening of 26 March. The hall was packed to overflowing with concerned people. … Continue reading

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Time 2 Choose – Climate Rally and March – Sydney – 24 March 2018

I, along with thousands of others, attended the huge Time2Choose Climate Rally and March in Sydney. We met at Martin Place and then after some speeches we all mare along Elizabeth Street to ¬†Prince Alfred Park. It must have been … Continue reading

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Keep Radiata Plateau Wild

Here is a short video that focuses on conservation and recreation aspects of Radiata Plateau. It is well worth watching – Leave Radiata Plateau Wild – Conservation and Recreation from BMCSNSW on Vimeo.

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Save The Blue Mountains Wild Rivers – Campaign Launch – Monday 26 March, Springwood Community Hub

Wilderness supporters are invited to attend the launch of the campaign to save many of the Blue Mountains wild rivers from inundation due to the proposed raising of Warragamba Dam. This launch will be held at the Springwood Community Hub … Continue reading

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Tahmoor Gorge Walk – 20 February 2018

Bob was keen on a walk or canyon. We had tentatively planned a canyon trip in the Blue Mountains but had changed our plans with an unfavourable weather forecast and other reasons, so decided instead to visit Tahmoor Gorge. I … Continue reading

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Banner Event in the Gardens of Stone – 26 November 2017

I attended a large conservation rally in part of the Gardens of Stone Stage 2 Proposal. The event was organised by the Colong Foundation, The Gardens of Stone Alliance and the Blue Mountains Conservation Society. Around 150 people came along … Continue reading

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Tahmoor Gorge – 19 November 2017

I had been hoping to return to Tahmoor Gorge for a while now to get photos of the gorge below the Mermaids Pool. This is very beautiful and quite wild area and certainly deserves to be in a National Park. … Continue reading

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Gundungura Guide – Now Online

When I was starting bushwalking one of my treasured possessions was a small guidebook – The Gundungura Guide. It was produced after a lot of research by members of SURC – Sydney University Rover Crew. This guidebook covered a large … Continue reading

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