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Friday, January 20th, 2017

We all litter picked, Too cold to do anything else.


Friday, January 20th, 2017

Paul K planted Japanese Anemones, Gladioli Bulbs, Campanula and weeded the remaining empty patch. Marion Pruned bushes at the bottom of the boothby ground, Others litter picked.


Friday, January 20th, 2017

Continued from 09/11/16. Ending up 20 big ash trees & broke a spade brambles cleared & views to upper lake opened up.


Friday, January 20th, 2017

Planted gladioli, Caiypaulla and Lykoiyakia in the boothby ground bed. Marion pruned back the roses in the rosebed in the boothby ground.


Friday, January 20th, 2017

Continued to clear hoggin paths and also clear leaves from path on bottom lake.


Friday, January 20th, 2017

Dug up ash trees & brambles around from the Wamors Rest. Opened up views of the upper lake from the lakeside path.

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Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Today will be your last chance to see us at the Birkenhead Park Victorian Market. Thanks to everyone who has supported us and of course our team of volunteers who have worked so hard manning the chalet. The Market will be continuing until Friday so you still have time to see some of the other […]

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Friends of Birkenhead Park supported by members of Activate attended the Victorian Market on Sunday 18th. If you didn’t make it there don’t worry as things will be going on until Friday 23rd.

Saturday, December 17th, 2016


Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

Worked on hydrangea beds near the Swiss Bridge. Reworked weeds but left the small cyleman plants nearby in the grass. Other beds were weeded and lightly prunned nearby. Willows ebs tructhy the view of the Boathouse from the bend on the island path were cut down and the view restored. GRA Marion worked on herb […]