Month: January 2020

Fertilising the Farm

Fertilising the Farm

Is your money going down the drain? Farmers involved in the Regional Estuaries Initiative Soil Testing Program will be receiving their much anticipated soil test results at a workshop in February.  Farmers will be able to use these results to tailor their lime and...
We are looking for hosts!

We are looking for hosts!

Australia’s leading Accu-Spread trainer, Russel Nichol is being brought over to Western Australia to run a series of Accu-Spread demonstration days. A demonstration day in the Peel Harvey region is planned for late March. Accu-Spread is a programme that involves the...
What do birds feed on at Lake McLarty?

What do birds feed on at Lake McLarty?

In terms of area, Lake McLarty only forms a small part of the Peel-Yalgorup Ramsar wetland system but it has a well earnt reputation for attracting disproportionally large numbers of waterbirds – but why is this the case?  These are the sorts of things that keep...
Over a decade of dedication

Over a decade of dedication

In early December the annual Shorebird count was run once again across the Peel-Yalgorup Ramsar Wetland. Over 60 volunteers were involved in this most recent count including local residents and volunteers from Mandurah Bird Observers, DBCA, PHCC, BirdLife WA, Murdoch...
Memorandum of Understanding with Noongar Language Groups

Memorandum of Understanding with Noongar Language Groups

Wiilman and Bindjareb Elders and TO’s have been working with the PHCC to develop and sign a Memorandum of Understanding outlining an agreement to work together for now and into the future. For over 45,000 years the Noongar communities have tended Boodja (country) and...

We acknowledge the Noongar people as Traditional Custodians of this land and pay our respects to all Elders past and present