BIG SCRUB RAINFOREST DAY: Rare and Threatened Flora Species Walk

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Nightcap National Park

Big Scrub Flora Reserve

Nightcap, NSW 2480

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RARE AND THREATENED FLORA SPECIES WALK

Justin Mallee, NPWS, Saving our Species program. NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment and Darren Bailey, Bailey Environmental.

This walk looks at threatened rainforest species and the management of our rarest plants. Discover some of the common and lesser known species in this informative guided walk through the largest remnant of the ancient and magnificent Big Scrub rainforest.

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

TIME: 1pm to 3pm (arrive at 12.30pm for a 1pm sharp departure)

BRING: A snack, water, and wear sturdy walking shoes, long pants and a hat.

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

The NSW Government’s Saving our Species program is a coordinated response to conserve over 1,000 listed threatened species and ecological communities across the whole of NSW. The program aims to maximise the number of threatened species that are secured in the wild in NSW for 100 years. To get involved email: savingourspecies@environment.nsw.gov.au

Darren Bailey is an environmental consultant specialising in bush regeneration and tree identification. He has 25 years on ground experience undertaking rainforest regeneration projects at various private and public sites in the region.

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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