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BIG SCRUB RAINFOREST DAY: Rainforest 'Barks and Trunks' Walk

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Nightcap National Park

Big Scrub Flora Reserve

Nightcap, NSW 2480

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RAINFOREST ‘BARKS AND TRUNKS’ WALK

Peter Poropat, Author and Ecologist

On this walk you’ll discover the basics of how to identify trees using the methods in Peter’s books Barks and Trunks.


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

TIME: 10am to 12pm (arrive at 9.30am for a 10am 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

Spanning over 30 years, Peter Poropat’s interest in identifying Australian rainforest trees has led him to publish two books. He can link rainforest trees to their family by bark characteristics, textures and trunk shapes. Books available at half price for purchase at the walk.


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

Australia

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