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Activities

Over the last 25 years, the main work of FOTP has been weed reduction, track maintenance, revegetation and rubbish collection from beaches. We also build things of lasting value including tracks or other infrastructure.

Some of the FOTP projects are:

Weed removal - Sea spurge, asparagus fern, ragwort, fleabane, dolichus pea, briar rose and thistles

Removal of invasive vegetation from grasslands and old heathlands

Rubbish collection on beaches and roadsides

Clearing of Yanakie Cemetery

Spring clean of Information Centre at Tidal River

Track clearing and repairs - Tin Mine Cove, Tidal Overlook ,Tidal River Camping area, Chinamans Beach, Sealers Cove, Refuge Cove, Millers Landing Track

Construction and laying of slatting against erosion - Tidal Overlook and Waterloo Bay Tracks

Construction of viewing platform with wheel chair access at Telegraph Saddle car park

Construction of Vereker Outlook Track

Construction of nursery at Tidal River

Construction of campers' shelter - Stockyard camping area

Obtaining more than $20,000 in grants for projects

Propagation of over 15,000 plants in Friends' Nursery, working alternate Thursdays throughout the year

Seed collection - banksia, hakea, eucalypt, acacia species and grasses

Planting of over 15,000 trees around new lodges at Tidal River, Loo-ern Track, Picnic Point and old quarry on Mt Oberon Road

Removal of painted signs on rocks at Refuge Cove

Assisting with orange bellied parrot count

Assisting with walker surveys

Tree planting at Tidal River

Weeding road sides, beaches and bushland

Beachcombing at Dardy Bay