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Friends of Narrabeen Lagoon Catchment issue regular newsletters. You can be a regular newsletter recipient and support the cause.
Click here (32kb pdf file) to download a membership application form.

October 2017: (1007kb)
Forum Nov 27 - "Ambhibians and Reptiles of Narrabeen Lagoon Catchment";
Recent wildlife sightings; Outdoor activities including the new Wildlife Walks offered by Jayden Walsh


August 2017: (1124kb)
Forum Aug 28 - "Meet the Candidates"; Annual General Meeting; Advance notice for November 29 - Ecosystems of Narrabeen Lagoon Catchment; Award for Jenny Harris; Illegal land clearing; outdoor activities

May 2017: (915kb)
Forum May 29 - Aboriginal caring for country; Meet young Aboriginal people - Larissa Cooper and her team - who are doing bush regeneration in the catchment and caring for Aboriginal heritage sites; May closure for repairs of Narrabeen Lagoon walkway between Bilarong Reserve and Deep Creek.

February 2017: (2141kb)
Forum Feb 27 - Animals under threat; Celebration of Aboriginal Place Dedication for Moon Rock area; Ecopaddle; Clean Up Australia Day 

October 2016: (2129kb)
Forum Nov 28: Narrabeen Lagoon State Park and Crown Land issues; Narrabeen Spring Celebration photos; Cover your load; Bats and Coastal Lagoons; Outdoor Activities

July 2016: (1398kb)
Forum: Blackout Narrabeen - Building resilience; Narrabeen Spring Celebration; Narrabeen State Park.

May 2016: (874kb)
Forum: Aboriginal arts and crafts; Narrabeen Spring Celebration; Outdoor activities; Solar power - new battery technology.

February 2016: (843kb)
Forum: Live Animals and threatened species; Narrabeen Spring Festival; Trees at Risk; Clean Up Australia; Outdoor activities; Tramshed upgrade.

September 2015: (431kb) Our catchment - looking back, looking forward; Follow up from August workshop; Spring outdoor activities, Roadkill and Wildlife Seminar.

June 2015: (1290kb) Our catchment - positives and negatives; Photos from Aboriginal Activities night; Painting draw; Navigational markers for Narrabeen Lagoon; Pollution action; Winter outdoor activities; Litter in Deep Creek catchment.

April 2015: (1175kb) Aboriginal cultural night; Environmental grants; Newly elected local politicians; Progress towards Park; Narrabeen Lagoon Circuit walk open; Painting Draw scheduled for May.

February 2015: (999kb) Meet the Candidates Forum; Clean Up Australia, Wetlands Australia; Pollution in Lagoon; Lagoon Health; Sustainability event; Warringah Citizen of the Year; Lagoon Circuit walk opening date.

January 2015: (1734kb) Meet the Candidates Forum; Clean Up Australia, Multi-purpose Trail; Outdoor Activities; Date for Painting draw.

MLALC sign
Sign erected by MLALC

Heidi Lee Studio Walk for Women
     Heidi Lee Studio              Walk for Women Seniors
Activities from 2016 Narrabeen Spring Celebration

Workshop
August 24, 2015 workshop - marking up maps

Cutting the ribbon
Opening of Narrabeen Lagoon Circuit Walk
February 28,  2015

October 2014: (1435) Park Management Forum in November; World Parks Congress Field Trips; Berry Reserve Market Stall; Bushfire preparations; South Creek Bridge; New Secretary; Outdoor Activities; Clean Up Australia; Art donated for a prize.

September 2014: (1147kb) Forum - Narrabeen State Park and World Parks Congress; Your new committee; The next year for FoNLC; Caring for our catchment; Outdoor activities; Native bees

July 2014: (1033kb) Bugs and Beetles forum; Annual General Meeting; Unique catchment - new genus of cicada; Thank you Tony for 8 years of dynamic leadership; Catchment protection - where to now?; Free bushwalks and kayak tours; Your committee at work.

Celebration
Rob Stokes, MP and Friends President, Tony Carr, chop up
 the no longer needed Narrabeen State Park campaign banner.

April 2014: (1369)
Narrabeen State Park is here!
Let's celebrate!

Photos of the State Park announcement; Guringai heritage forum; Planning Laws; Bridge fencing competed; Autumn activities; Unique catchment - ancient fossils at Beacon Hill.

December 2013: (1469kb) Dredging Forum; More hedging on dredging; Good thinking solves bridge issue; meeting with politicians; Narrabeen State Park; Summer activities

October 2013: (1363kb) Gai-mariagal National Park - how would this work? - Forum; Repairing mountain bike damage; Progress on Multi-purpose trail; Water Quality of Lagoon; Dredging Forum; Outdoor activities

August 2013: (8086kb) Pictures from the Past - Forum; Plans for the Future; Gai-mariagal National Park; Warringah LEP; Outdoor activities

April 2013: (8086kb) Secrets of Aboriginal past - Forum; Black Swans on the Lagoon; Proposed changes to NSW Planning Laws; Questions to Brad Hazzard,MP and his answers; Outdoor activities

Oct 2012: (1456kb) Narrabeen 2050 Forum; New committee; New walk around the Lagoon; Outdoor activities

Aug 2012: (373kb) Meet the Candidates Forum; AGM; State Park held up; Dredging update; A tale of two bridges; Wildlife in the catchment; Walkway from Dee Why to Narrabeen; Outdoor Activities

Images from May 25, 2015 - Aboriginal Activities night
Weaving
Learning to weave
Bush Tucker
Learning about bush tucker

Lasers
Narrabeen Lagoon seen from the west

Black Swans
Black Swans on Narrabeen Lagoon in April 2013
Photo: Michael Mannington, Pittwater Online News

May 2012: (1077kb) Aboriginal Heritage Forum; Dredging for information that is already available; Bridges for the walkway; Walkway weeds; Outdoor Activities

Feb 2012: (1776kb) Frogs and Fish February Forum; Narrabeen State Park progress; Walkway signage; Outdoor Activities

Jan 2012: (1254kb) "What's in the Water?" forum; February 2012; forum dates for 2012; Walkway progress; Oxford Falls saved from overdevelopment; Save the Styx goes blue; Friends Wish List for 2012; Summer Activities

Oct 2011: (325kb) "Support your Sport" forum; Fish forum February 2012: Walkway progress; Warringah LEP 2009; Bushland bulldozing; New committee; Spring Activities

Aug 2011: (1095kb) "Future of Lagoon & catchment" forum; Bush regeneration news:  Award for Narrabeen Lakes Primary School; Land and Environment Court ruling; Opportunity for recreational groups; Exploring tidal waters

Jun 2011: (892kb) "Future of Lagoon & catchment"; Walkway bridge; Land and Environment Court; Biodiversity surveys

Apr 2011: (2348kb) Aboriginal Heritage of Narrabeen area; promises from politicians; Oxford Falls Regional Crown Reserve Plan of Management;  Northern Beaches Exp; end of Part 3A; final stages of $1.9m grant

Mar 2011: (1194kb) Candidates' Challenge; developers encircle catchment;bush regeneration; dredging saga

Oct 2010: (436kb) State Park Rally; bush regeneration progress; pygmy possum; first sod turned on Lagoon walkway

Aug 2010: (585kb) Transport - past, present, future; new bush regeneration project; how safe are the ospreys?

Lasers
Lasers on Narrabeen Lagoon

Sunrise
Sunrise over Narrabeen Lagoon

May 2010: (956kb) Threats from the Sea; Call for State Park; Mayor keeps promise on dredging

Feb 2010: (1652kb) Narrabeen Lagoon Catchment DVD, Can bush and bikes co-exist?, To dredge or not to dredge the lagoon, Land and Environment Court refusal for Red Hill proposal, Funding needed for continuation of major works

Oct 2009: (1456kb) Preparing for Bushfire - Name of Narrabeen Lagoon - Community input needed - Planning for continuation of major works.

Kayakers
Kayakers on Narrabeen Lagoon

Aug 2009: (2422kb pdf file) Sustainability Forum - major works program - committee in action

Jun 2009: (4724kb pdf file) Minister Keneally puts 10yr hold developments - $4m from Federal Government walkway

Apr 2009: (3281kb pdf file) Planning Issues Forum - Red Hill proposal - Ospreys - Oxford Falls Regional Crown Reserve

Feb 2009: (1653kb pdf file) Biodiversity forum - Sid Longish proposal - Mullet Creek - Koi Fish Farm

Nov-Dec 2008: (320kb pdf file) Forum 7 - Threats to Lagoon, Aboriginal Land Claim, Belrose Tip to be sold

Sept 2008: (284kb pdf file) Forum 6 - National Park for catchment?; Community festival, rare mollusc found.

Jul 2008: (324kb pdf file) Forum 5 - meet Warringah candidates, Catchment Wildlife Survey, Middle Creek Management Plan commissioned

Apr 2008: (2055kb pdf file) Forum 4 - project works report, local MPs get involved, Dept of Lands ignores minister

Osprey
Osprey: Photo by Nevil Lazarus

Feb 2008: (226kb pdf file) Forum 3 - Crown Land issues, Plans of Managements -South Creek and Bilarong Reserve

Dec 2007: (203kb pdf file) Narrabeen Lagoon Restoration Project, Fence reduces road kill, Warringah Council LEP

Oct 2007: (205kb pdf file) Forum 2 - Outlines of Urban Sustainability Grant project,  Lagoon Walkway proposal

Aug 2007: (271kb pdf file) Activities program, Rob Stokes, MP, to speak at 2nd Anniversary, Metropolitan Strategy

May 2007: (159kb pdf file) Workshop on catchment issues, Oxford Falls Crown Reserve, Action to reduce Road Kill

Mar 2007: (212kb pdf file) Urban Sustainability Grant, Aboriginal community support, Lagoon History collection

Dec 2006: (117kb pdf file) Bike impacts - suggested reuse for Belrose Tip, Ingleside development, Road Kill research

Lagoon from the west
Narrabeen Lagoon seen from the West
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