Guided bushfood walk at Joseph Banks Native Plants Reserve (Seniors Festival)

Event details

TUE 7 FEBRUARY 2023 to THU 9 FEBRUARY 2023

Walk one:  7 February 10am-11am

Walk two:  9 February 10am-11am

Hosted by Graham Avery: Natural Areas Aboriginal Heritage Officer

Graham was born and lived on the Land of the Dharug and Dharawal people and draws on his heritage from various language groups from coastal New South Wales including Dirringani, Dhurga, Gumbaynggirr, Dhanghutti and Ngiyampaa and Wiradjuri in western inland of NSW. Graham is passionate about future generations being able to learn from his family heritage.

Join Graham as he shares his knowledge of the local area. Walk includes:

  • Bushfood (30 mins talk)
  • Dharawal palm (cabbage palm)
  • Acacia (Wattles)
  • Native Guava
  • Sydney Peppermint
  • Lillypilly
  • Native Callitris
  • Grasstree
  • Banksias
  • Kurrajong
  • Native peppermint
  • Biodiversity (30mins)
  • Rainforest
  • Woodland

Participants are expected to be suitably fit as the walk will go for 1 hour.

  • appropriate walking shoes
  • hat
  • bring water

Bookings essential.

Download our full Seniors Festival 2023 program here.

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For all enquiries, please contact us.

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