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Greetings from
THE TOODYAY NATURALISTS' CLUB

The Toodyay Naturalists' Club Inc. (TNC) - established in 1968 - is a not-for-profit community organisation caring for and promoting the unique native flora, fauna and landscape values of Toodyay, the Avon Valley and Western Australia. It is located in an internationally recognised 'global hotspot'.

Established over fifty-five years ago its aim is to contribute to the preservation of the natural environment for current and future generations.

SUPPORT JULIMAR FOREST BECOMING A NATIONAL PARK. Visit the Julimar Conservation and Forest Alliance website
Conserve Julimar Forest for generations to come.

THIS WEBSITE IS CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED. PLEASE BE PATIENT.

Check out our latest natural history sightings

scrubwren
Above: Black Cockatoos, Red-tailed - Wheatbelt sub-species
Photo: Lyn Johnson
Visit the John Masters Bird Hide & Bilya Walk track

Read our April 2024 Newsletter (1.38MB)

COMING EVENTS

Check our Coming Events here

Get the club's latest publication, 'A GUIDE TO EXPLORING TOODYAY... NATURALLY'
You can order a copy at $27 plus $6 postage per book (within Australia)- details on our Order Form.
(This publication is available to members for $15; for just $30 you can become an individual member AND have a copy of the book).

[NOTE: A limited number of First Edition copies are still available.]

Our Headquarters -
Drummond House - Toodyay's Environment & History Centre, 108B Stirling Terrace, Toodyay (next to the ATM of our website sponsor, Bendigo Bank). This is our home we share with the Toodyay Historical Society and the Toodyay Friends of the River.
We are open every Saturday morning from 10am until noon.

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HAVING ISSUES WITH REPTILES OR INJURED WILDLIFE? Or if you are simply wanting to know how to SAFELY INTERACT WITH WILDLIFE you are at the right place.

Rules of Association
The TNC Rules (20 May 2022) comply with the Associations Incorporation Act.

THE TOODYAY NATURALISTS' CLUB RECOGNISES THE NOONGAR NATION AS THE TRADITIONAL OWNERS AND CUSTODIANS OF THE LAND ON WHICH WE WORK AND MEET.

WE ACKNOWLEDGE AND RESPECT THEIR CULTURE AND CONNECTION TO COUNTRY, AND PAY OUR RESPECT TO ELDERS PAST, PRESENT AND EMERGING

THE NOONGAR CALENDAR from the Bureau of Meteorology
We are now in the Noongar Season of MAKURU June - July
The Season of fertility Coldest and wetest season of the year.
More frequent gales and storms

Find out more about the Noongar seasons from the Bureau of Meteorology

We are proud to be a supporter of
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OVER 4,945 SIGHTING RECORDS CREATED AT 30 MAY 2024
NOT A MEMBER OF THE CLUB? Have you seen something interesting or unusual? You can still LOG SIGHTINGS

The TNC is a Member of the WA Landcare Network

REPORT ILLEGAL DUMPING to the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) on the Department's Pollution Hotline 1300 784 782
or through the Department's website
Keep Australia Beautiful Campaign (KABC) Litter Report Scheme now has 10,000 members signed up. THOSE WHO CONTINUE TO DUMP LITTER - BEWARE! That's over 20,000 eyes WATCHING YOU!

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Updated 6th June 2024

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Our site is sponsored by the
Toodyay and Districts Community Bank Branch - Bendigo Bank