Monthly Archives: April 2016

Bola Creek – Fungi – 16 April 2016

This visit to Bola Creek was a field activity organised by the Sydney Fungal Studies Group Inc. With a lot of members and visitors present we were able to find some very interesting fungi. The previous Saturday, and also been … Continue reading

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Sassafras Gully – Fungi and Slime Moulds – 15 April 2016

This was another of my regular trips to Sassafras Gully to record what fungi was out. My previous visit was about two¬†weeks earlier, and that hadn’t been dry good – the fungi out then was quite limited. Since then, there … Continue reading

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Taronga Park Zoo Visit – 13 April 2016

Another visit to the zoo. This time I went with Chuin Nee, Ruth and Nikki. We were accompanied by quite a few toddlers – Jasper, Tas, Joey and Maggie. We started off at the Seal Show and after that looked … Continue reading

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Another Look at Wolli Creek Fungi – 12 April 2016

I went back to Wolli Creek for another look, particularly to see the Hygrocybes again. As it turned out – there was very little change to the red Hygrocybes – some had been partly eaten by animals, but there had … Continue reading

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Two Fungi Forays to Wolli Creek – 9 & 10 April 2016

Saturday 9th April was a field activity organised by the Sydney Fungal Studies Group Inc. The group met at Girrawheen Park and then split into two subgroups. I was in the smaller group that headed upstream to look between Bardwell … Continue reading

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Bola Creek – A Look For Fungi – 8 April 2016

Digi Dave and myself headed down to Royal National Park at Bola Creek to look to see what fungi was out. When we arrived at the carpark, it was raining lightly, so we drove a little further up the road … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek Fungi – 5 April 2016

I’ve been on a few recent trip down the Two Valleys Track along Wolli Creek waiting for the fungi to come out – without any success. This visit was at least a little better. There had been some rain in … Continue reading

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Blue Mountains Weekend – a Walk and a Canyon – 2 – 3 April 2016

I travelled up the mountains with friends John and Chuin Nee and their two young boys, Jasper and Sebastian. At Blackheath, Chuin Nee head off to Heathcliff to join Enmoore and Stu for a day of climbing. John and myself … Continue reading

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Sassafras Gully Fungi – 1 April 2016

It had been a while since I had visited Sassafras Gully and I was not that hopeful of finding a lot of fungi because there had not been too much recent rain. This turned out to be the case. I … Continue reading

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Lane Cove Valley – a Look for Fungi – 30 March 2016

The day was intended as a fungi walk – looking to see if any fungi and slime moulds were out after fairly recent but light rain. Despite a lot of searching, I didn’t find a lot of fungi out, but … Continue reading

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