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News from the Eurong Nursery

Are you a Fraser Island landholder looking to replace your exotic plants with local native plant species?  Did you know you can source them for free*? (more…)

FINIA Meeting held on Fraser Island (K’gari)

The March 2017 FINIA meeting, which was on held on Fraser Island, provided an excellent opportunity for the members of FINIA to see first-hand the work being undertaken on the island by teams of FIDO volunteers (supported by BMRG through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme), the Fraser Island Association [FIA], and the Fraser Coast Regional Council with the support of Queensland Parks & Wildlife Service.  (more…)

Eurong Nursery Gives Bush Regeneration a Boost

FIDO’s July bush regeneration working bee planted more than 100 new native plants in the Eurong Resort grounds and village.  While more than 20 of these plants came from the Kingfisher nursery on the western side of the island, the project wouldn’t have been possible without the rejuvenation of the QPWS eastern Eurong nursery.  The availability of a functioning nursery to meet the demands of residents and bush regenerators has challenged FINIA since its founding in 2005.

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