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KNOCKLOFTY RESERVE

Knocklofty Reserve is part of the foothills of Mt. Wellington above West Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. The reserve covers more than 140 hectares of mostly native bushland, and protects an astonishing variety of plants and animals. It is renowned for its frog ponds and birds, including many rare species.

A great attraction for visitors are the scenic walking tracks with spectacular views of the City and Mt. Wellington.

The healthy, thriving native bushland you see in Knocklofty Reserve today is not an accident. It has resulted from many years of tireless dedication from a small group of Bushcare volunteers: The Friends of Knocklofty Bushcare Group [FoKL]. The group, formed in 1992, works on the reserve in partnership with the Hobart City Council, who owns the land on behalf of the citizens of Hobart.


LATEST NEWS

New Flora descriptions and images are now available on the FLORA PAGE.

March 2014 News

February 2014 News

January 2014 News

Download Minutes of 2014 Annual General Meeting

PROGRAMME TIMES

FIRST & THIRD THURSDAYS 9.00 - 11.30 AM

THIRD SUNDAY AFTERNOON 2.00 - 4.30 AM

April 2014 PROGRAMME

Thursday 3rd April: 9 am to 11-30 am
Weeding above the Glover Track up to the old Hotel Pacific. KR 21
9.00 am – 11.30 am with coffee and CAKE!!!
Meet at Poets Rd. entrance.

NOTICE ALTERATION TO DATE! DUE TO EASTER
The 3rd Sunday in April is Easter Sunday, and we don’t work on that day.
We agreed to have our activity a week earlier, and FoKL will bring the tools, materials and supervise.

Sunday 13th April: 2 pm to 4.30 pm
Weeding well uphill near the top end of Salvator Rosa Glen. KR 18
2.00 pm – 4.30 pm with coffee and biscuits.
Meet at Forest Rd. car park.

Thursday 17th April: 9 am to 11-30 am
Wayleave maintenance, area to be decided on the day.
9.00 am – 11.30 am with coffee and biscuits.
Meet Forest Rd. car park.

Visitors Welcome

 

 




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