December 11, 2021
10am - 4pm
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Warburton True Value Hardware carpark
3459 Warburton Hwy
Warburton, VIC 3799
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You are invited to ACF Macnamara's End of Year Event! 🤗💚🎄✨
There are two activites. The first activity is a tour within Warburton which has a maximum of 6 cars full of people. The second activity is a group EOY picnic which has no capacity limits.
You are invited to both but can come to just one activity if you want to do that. Family and friends welcome.
Date: Saturday 11th December
Time: 10 am – 4pm (13:00 picnic)
Address: Big Pats Creek, Warburton
Distance: Approx. 68 km from Melb city (1.5 hrs drive)
Public amenities: Public toilets/general store
What to bring:
For Activity 1 - Please bring sturdy footwear, comfortable walking clothes (including a sunhat and /or rain gear), water and snacks. Check the weather prior to attending to make sure you are prepared for the conditions.
For Activity 2 – BYO picnic food, refreshments, and equipment (blankets, chairs, tables etc).
Carpooling: If you are interested to join a carpool, let us know by emailing [email protected]
What: A guided forest tour of clear fell logging of native forest at Big Pats Creek, Warburton. This tour is suitable for all ages.
Time: 10 am – 1pm
Meeting location: Warburton True Value Hardware, 3459 Warburton Hwy, Warburton VIC 3799.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Attendee numbers are capped at however many people we can fit into a maximum of 6 cars. e.g., 6 cars with 5 people in each = 30 attendees. If we have over 6 cards, we could combine people into 6 cars at the meeting place.
10:00 am: We will meet at the Warburton True Value Hardware (3459 Warburton Hwy, Warburton VIC 3799).
Try to be there on time. (If running late text Alice/Nic on 0427258333).
10.30am: We will drive approximately 25 minutes out past Big Pats Creek and up Smythe Creek Road to our first clearing.
Warburton members of the Victorian Forest Alliance will discuss the industrial process whilst inside the logged area.
11.30am: From here we will drive to see the clearing from below.
12.30pm: We will then go to see an endangered Tree Geebung (the basis of their Supreme Court case).
1:00pm: Tour finishes at Big Pats Creek picnic ground.
What: ACFM BYO EOY picnic
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Attendees: No limit on attendee numbers
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This is a COVIDSafe volunteer event-
Unfortunately, there is still a very real threat of the spread of COVID-19 within our community.
In line with the current COVIDSafe settings, all volunteers must please
For more information on the current COVID-19 settings in Metropolitan Melbourne please visit - Directions issued by Victoria’s Chief Health Officer | health.vic.gov.au
🌏💚🌿ACF Community Macnamara
ACF Community Macnamara is part of a network of independently organised, volunteer-run groups in the ACF community. ACF will pass on your contact details to the host for the purpose of running the event.
It's up to all of us to slow the spread of COVID-19. Please stay home and do not attend this event if you feel unwell or if you are showing any COVID symptoms (fever, shortness of breath, flu-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat or fatigue). Additionally, do not attend the event if you have been diagnosed with COVID-19, or have had direct contact with an individual diagnosed with or suspected to have COVID-19 in the past 14 days. Stay up to date with public health guidelines from https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/how-we-live