News and events
Valette Williams Scholarship in Botany - Winner Announced
Harriet Simpson-Southward is the winner of the 2021 The Val Williams Scholarship in Botany is sponsored by the North Shore Group of the Australian Plants Society.
Harriet is a PhD candidate in Biological Sciences at the University of Wollongong (UOW)
Project: “Effects of climate change on resilience of fire prone eucalypt communities”.
For more information about Harriet go to Scholarship 2021
For more information about the scholarship go to Val Williams Scholarship.
We will be resuming our face to face meetings at:
Beatrice Taylor Hall, 25 Edgeworth David Avenue, Hornsby, on Friday 14th May. Our first meeting will start at 8pm, with plant sales from 7.45pm.
Due to Covid requirements, attendance is by prior booking only and a phone no. must be provided. Please book with Sue Bowen on firstname.lastname@example.org.
14 May 2021
Next Walks at Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Gardens
Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden (KWG)
420 Mona Vale Road, St Ives
19 April 2021 (Monday)
Modified outdoor activity held within restrictions imposed due to Covid-19
10 am Monday 19th April 2021 Wildlife of Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden, a guided walk
This walk will explore the various habitats that support the native animals that abound in Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden.It is essential to book your place by the Saturday prior to the walk. Please email (preferred) or ring Wendy and supply your name, mobile number and emergency contact number.
Phone: 0419 323 035
More information is available at the walks and talks page
North Shore APS Plant Sale
13th March - Saturday
9am to 4.30pm
North Shore will sell plants from our shadehouse at Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garde. We have a wide range of plants needing new homes.
The sale is for APS members and friends, and is by prior booking only. This will ensure Covid compliance, as well as avoiding over-crowding in our shadehouse and the car park. We will issue a list of the plants available to attendees prior to the sale to help with plant selection.
Please book with Sue Bowen, email@example.com or 0478 957 951. You will need to bring your own boxes/bags and we prefer payment by credit card. Bring wet weather gear if raining.
North Shore site LAST UPDATED 25 April 2021