Weed control programs
Bream Creek Show 2014
Field day and AGM
Copping 2013
Serrated Tussock Control
Dunalley area 2014

CoastCare Premaydena

Unspoiled Coastal Reserve Pre Radiata for Burn Beachside Radiata Burn
Project Description:

Remove over 1000 radiatas on the crown reserve around Parkers Beach and Ferguson Bay.

Replace with 1500 native shrubs and trees to suit the coastal environment.

Commenced in 2012.

Project Run By: Parkers Beach Coastcare

Project Aims:

Coastal reserve free of large (tree) and small (ground cover) weed varieties.

Project Activities:

Contributions: NRM-South & Tasman LandCare - donated plants, stakes & weed mats.

Volunteer contributions: 2200 Hours from CoastCare team members plus 4 days from Conservation Volunteers Australia. Also, over 200 shrubs & trees and 15 Litre tree poison donated from team members to help eradicate and replace areas covered by large 'Radiata' pine trees.

Achieved to date: Removed & burned over 600 radiatas. Planted over 400 native srubs & trees.

Still to complete: Remove & burn remaining 400 radiatas. Plant 1100 native coastal shrubs & trees.

Overall ParkersBeach and FergusonBay project scope is due to complete by the end of 2016.

Project Contact: Jan Priest
Position: Tasman Landcare Committee Member
 1713 Main Road
Project Contributors:
NRM South
Tasman Landcare Group