As the end of spring approaches, the bushland takes on a more sombre hue. Pale browns and dark browns of leathery pods, capsules and cones appear.
In the wetter months of the year near my home a wonderful ephemeral wetland springs to life on the corner of the Painkalac Creek at Butlers Bend.
Thompson’s Creek starts north of Anglesea, near Modewarre, and heads east then southeast to enter the sea near Breamlea.
I have been able to use the extra non-weeding time to acquire a few recommended books for your library pleasure.
There are a number of wonderful local Friends Groups that provide ANGAIR members and the community with opportunities for involvement.