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The Friends of Lake Claremont Ltd (FOLC) is a community organisation established and run by local residents all of whom are volunteers. Our mission is to assist in the conservation and enhancement of Lake Claremont, a Conservation Category Wetland and Bush Forever Site. In the heart of the Western Suburbs, on the site of a disused golf course, lies Lake Claremont a biodiversity hotspot. The Lake and parklands cover an area of approximately 70 hectares.


Night Chats - Restoring Banksia Woodlands

Claremont Golf Club
Tuesday 24th May
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Pawel Waryszak will explore the challenges of restoring Banksia Woodlands, providing advice to guide work at Lake Claremont.
He examined the use of topsoil transferred from cleared Banksia Woodland to rehabilitate ex-farm land, offsets purchased by WA land developers.
Doors open at 6:00pm Light refreshments
RSVP folc.wa@gmail.com
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Local Residents Planting Day

Sunday 12th June
9am - 12pm
Lake Claremont at the Strickland St. cul-de-sac
Help restore the last remaining bushland in Claremont.
Wear closed in shoes and be prepared for rain. Tools and gloves are provided. Tea served.
For more information call Heidi 0416 614 696

New Event: Youth Planting

Lake Claremont
9am - 1pm Sunday June 25th
Cost: $14 per person - includes morning tea, lunch & entertainment
Want to help make a positive impact locally, globally? Then do something amazing!
Help plant seedlings along our iconic beaches and lakes. Reduce carbon levels and improve the living environment for us and future generations. Environmental degradation contributes to climate change so each individual effort we make to help regenerate our lakes and parks, can make a huge difference.
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Community Planting Days

Volunteers needed! The 2016 Winter Planting Season is near, please consider lending a hand.
There are 5 community planting sessions that you can join in: June 12th, June 25th, July 10th, July 31st and August 14th.
All are free except the special Youth Planting Day which costs $14 and includes tea, lunch and entertainment. Discounts for groups and families.
For more info please click on specific notices on the website or contact Heidi M 0416 614 696.
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Monday Morning Weeding is Back!

The Monday morning weeding is back on due to some problem weeds! Please meet Norma on the east side of the lake under the Morton Bay Figs. Due to very hot weather they will commence weeding at 7am. Please ring her for details.
Please contact Norma Hay for more info:
normahay34@gmail.com
M 0413 282 515