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June 2017 FTCA Newsletter

FTCA Newsletter June 2017


Children's Movie Night

At Community Centre, Sat 26 August, 5-7pm

- a series of short funnies for kids, with Sausage Sizzle

Gold coin donation per person for entry, and $2/sausage

Tea, coffee and snacks available.

All welcome!

See our recent community film night on facebook


Early Notice:

Book Fair Sunday September 10th

At Community Centre, 9am - 3pm

DONATIONS WELCOME, EXCEPT magazines, periodicals, old textbooks or foreign language texts. Donations may be left in the yellow bin on the verandah at the Community Centre FROM early AUGUST. (Any queries about donations : secretary@ferntree.tas.au or ph 62391206.)

On the same day, also at the Community Centre, will be


Bushcare volunteers will be offering local native plants suitable for Fern Tree (max 2 per person.) These are a great alternative to plants which may spread into the bush. The plant giveaway will be in the afternoon, following on from our regular Bushcare working bee (10-12.30pm). We will also be offering information on the Daphne laurel project and other Bushcare activities, as well as advice on sustainable gardening.

If you'd like to know more about our Bushcare working bees: http://ferntree.tas.au/bushcare.html

If you'd like to know more about environmental weeds in Fern Tree: http://ferntree.tas.au/bushcare.html


Bushcare Sunday September 10th 2017

Pipeline Track, behind Church - Holly, etc - 10am - 12.30pm

(Meet at Stephensons Place)
Fern Tree Bushcare Program

Also See the Weed Alert! page for more information.



Wednesdays, 9:30am - 11.30am

At the Fern Tree Community Centre, contact Noella - 0423 384 719.


Social Table Tennis

Wednesday evenings 7:30-9:00pm

At the community centre, entry by gold coin donation to FTCA  Table Tennis

All welcome!! More info



Fern Tree Under Fire 50 years since 1967

Now on display at the Huon LINC in April 2017. Watch the '67 Bushfire Stories on the Tasmanian Fire Service Story-map


FTCA Newsletters

FTCA Newsletter June 2017 (current)

Newsletter archive

FTCA Newsletter February 2017
FTCA Newsletter November 2016
FTCA Newsletter August 2016
FTCA Newsletter June 2016
FTCA Newsletter Feburary 2016
FTCA Newsletter September 2015
FTCA Newsletter July 2015
FTCA Newsletter June 2015
FTCA Newsletter March 2015


News in the Park

Wellingon Park News Upgrade to the Organ Pipes walk, track closed March-winter 2017.

Master Plan for FernTree Park , Bower, Silver Falls and Fern Glade Track entrance areas.


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