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Australian Wild Pollinator Count is now on!

Australian Wild Pollinator Count is now on!

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

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Keep It Down! Noisy wildlife and their (not) sleeping human neighbours

Keep It Down! Noisy wildlife and their (not) sleeping human neighbours

Friday, March 11, 2016

I love our wildlife, but sometimes they can be a bit noisy. There are the obvious candidates such as cicadas (did you know that the Australian Greengrocer cicada has the loudest known call of any insect on Earth?), flying fox camps and a lone mosquito once the lights have gone out, but the one that has been giving me sleepless nights lately is the iconic Laughing Kookaburra.   Read the full post

Discover a secret underwater bug world

Discover a secret underwater bug world

Saturday, February 27, 2016

One of my favourite places to visit with my own children is the local creek. Yes, there might be slippery rocks, dirty water, creepy crawlies, and maybe even snakes, but it is a playground like no other.   Read the full post

Up close with nature photography

Up close with nature photography

Friday, February 19, 2016

My photography journey really developed after learning about macro photography, which is extreme close-up photography, producing photographs of small items larger than life size. I was doing local workshops and bought my first camera, the Nikon D300, from my mentor.  Read the full post

Managing Rats of the Sky

Managing Rats of the Sky

Friday, January 22, 2016

The Indian Myna - if you live in a Brisbane you would have surely come across one.  Read the full post

Creating a Healthy Pond Environment

Creating a Healthy Pond Environment

Monday, November 30, 2015

One of the most popular elements in garden design is the inclusion of a water feature.

Ponds bring a feeling of tranquillity into any garden space and can enhance the pleasure of being outside amongst nature, but more importantly, ponds provide an amazing and unique eco system that promotes healthy gardening practices.  Read the full post

Setting up a compost system in your garden (in a nutshell)

Setting up a compost system in your garden (in a nutshell)

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Compost can be a highly technical and complex or it can be really simple and easy- it’s up to you!   Read the full post