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BIG SCRUB RAINFOREST DAY: Fungi of the Big Scrub Walk and Talk

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Nightcap National Park

Big Scrub Flora Reserve

Nightcap, NSW 2480

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FUNGI OF THE BIG SCRUB WALK AND TALK

Steve Axford, Fungi Photographer

It’s another world on the forest floor amid the decaying wood and decomposing leaf matter. Join this walk and learn about the fascinating world of fungi in the Big Scrub. Warning: you may develop a life-long interest in fungi after this walk.

WHERE: Big Scrub Flora Reserve in Nightcap National Park (see getting there box below)

TIME: 9am to 12pm (arrive at 8:30am for a 9am sharp departure)

BRING: Insect repellent, a snack, water, and wear covered shoes, long pants and a hat.

BOOKINGS: Spaces are limited bookings essential $5 (children free) at www.bigscrubrainforest.org

Steve Axford is a macro fungi photography specialist. He has been published in magazines and newspapers worldwide and is obsessed with documenting the fungi in the ancient forests on the North Coast. Some of Steve’s fungi time-lapses were released in the David Attenborough series Planet Earth 2.

GETTING TO THE BIG SCRUB FLORA RESERVE IN NIGHTCAP NATIONAL PARK

  • OUR MEETING POINT IS THE BIG SCRUB FLORA RESERVE IN NIGHTCAP NATIONAL PARK APPROXIMATELY 20KM NORTH OF LISMORE NEAR DUNOON.
  • MAKE YOUR WAY TOWARDS ROCKY CREEK DAM.
  • FOLLOW ROCKY CREEK DAM ROAD FOR 2.5KM. THE LAST ROAD ON THE LEFT BEFORE YOU REACH THE DAM (NOT SIGNPOSTED) IS GIBBERGUNYAH RANGE ROAD. LOOK FOR THE BIG SCRUB RAINFOREST DAY SIGN.
  • FOLLOW GIBBERGUNYAH RANGE ROAD (DIRT ROAD BUT SUITABLE FOR 2WD) FOR 1.4KM TO THE NATIONAL PARK ENTRANCE GATES AND PARK YOUR VEHICLE.

NOTE: PLEASE BE PUNCTUAL. WALKS WILL LEAVE AT THE TIME SPECIFIED. GIVE YOURSELF PLENTY OF TIME TO GET THERE SO YOU DON’T MISS OUT!

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Nightcap National Park

Big Scrub Flora Reserve

Nightcap, NSW 2480

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