Monthly Archives: March 2020

March Bushcare – Honouring Mike

Else-Mitchell’s very own Mike Purtell was honoured at the annual Blue Mountains Seniors Recognition Awards for his fantastic contribution to the environment.

Congratulations Mike, and richly deserved.

Lachlan Garland (Blue Mountains Conservation Society) and Mike Purtell.
Congratulating Mike
With thanks to the Blue Mountains Gazette

February Bushcare – Return to Else-Mitchell

After a long break for fire, smoke, and rain, it was good to return to Else-Mitchell for a productive morning of bushcare.

The varied tasks included checking out the impact of drought, cleaning up flood damage, planting new plants (thanks Linda!) collecting seeds, and Trad weeding.

Checking out the impact of a long hot summer