Working to protect, conserve and enhance the natural environment locally and globally.

Oatley Flora & Fauna Conservation Society

Oatley Flora & Fauna Conservation Society would like to acknowledge the Bidjigal people of the Eora nation, the Traditional Custodians of the Land and pay respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

The objectives of the Society are:

  • To stimulate interest in Australian flora and fauna;
  • To act to protect and foster an interest in the natural environment, particularly at the local level;
  • To foster an understanding of the need to conserve the natural environment and resources; and
  • To cooperate with other groups to achieve these objectives at local, state, national and international level.

Become a Society Member and Get Involved!

Members get access to monthly walks and regular evening talks on a range of fascinating topics. Our family memberships cost $25.00.

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GREAT NEWS – FSPA CONSULTATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 31!!No need to rush your submission!! โœ๏ธGeorges River Council has now kindly extended the closing date for its Biodiversity and Foreshore Studies Project to 31 March 2023.Thanks to Mayor Nick Katris Councillor Peter Mahoney:, Mark Coure MP and to all our fellow community groups who also requested an extension: the Kogarah Bay, Lugarno and Connells Point Progress Associations, Friends of Glenlee and Friends of Oatley Inc. โœ๏ธWe look forward to working with Council on increasing biodiversity and the tree canopy cover across the entire LGA so we can maintain the leafy character of our suburbs, support wildlife habitat and protect our Georges River. ๐Ÿฆ”๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’งFurther information ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Shire Environment Centre Georges River Trees St George District Residents Network Inc. Kogarah Bay Progress Association Inc Save Sydney’s Koalas Save Glenlee Lugarno See MoreSee Less
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๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŒด๐Ÿšถ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸŒด๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿšถ๐ŸŒณYesterday’s OFF members enjoyed a walk through ‘The Forest Path’ in the Royal National Park. Enjoying the spring walk through the rainforest, with lots of large cabbage tree palms, an amazing variety of tall eucalyptus trees and ferns. They heard and saw many playful rosellas, king parrots, finches, curious currawongs, and a delightful and enquzitve lyre bird. See MoreSee Less
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๐Ÿ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ See MoreSee Less
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Bonnet (or tartan tongue) orchid (Cryptostylis erecta) in Oatley Park. ๐ŸŒฟ See MoreSee Less
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๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿต๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒฟOFF will be holding a stall at the Oatley Lions Club Christmas Market tomorrow and will have 200 locally grown native tubestock for sale at the Uniting Church hall. Take your pick from 100 flannel flowers and 100 mixed treasures ranqging from mountain devils, sunshine wattles, white and pink flowering blueberry ashes, geebungs, dianellas, Christmas bush, angophora and hispidia, to name a few! These are plants that have grown in our area so lets get them back into our landscape!! Our beautiful 2023 calendars will also be available at $10.00! They are also available from Mulga Road Bookshop Gabriella’s at the Grove The hungry spoon cafe Oatley Oatley West NewsagencyMullane’s Pharmacy & Oatley West Post as they have been selling very well!Georges River Council Mark Coure MP See MoreSee Less
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๐Ÿก๐Ÿฆ‡๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฆ”๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿก๐Ÿธ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿฆ‰๐ŸกOFF committee members met with Mark Coure MP, on 11th November. ๐Ÿ—ฃโœ๏ธMark shares the community’s concerns about overdevelopment and remains opposed to Georges River Council‘s proposed changes to the Foreshore Scenic Protection Area. ๐Ÿกโœ‚๏ธ๐Ÿ  He also believes the consultation period should be extended into 2023.๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜ŠGeorges Riverkeeper Councillor Elise Borg: Kogarah Bay Ward – Georges River Council Georges River Environmental Alliance Mayor Nick Katris Save Glenlee Lugarno Nick Smerdely – Georges River Councillor Saving Sydneys Trees Councillor Peter Mahoney: Peakhurst Ward – Georges River Council Sutherland Shire Environment Centre Councillor Colleen Symington Oatley & Surrounds – Latest News & Pics Councillor Natalie Mort: Blakehurst Ward – Georges River Council Nature NSW Councillor Veronica Ficarra – Georges River Myles Dunphy Reserve Backyard Deputy Mayor Kathryn Landsberry Georges River Trees OASIS Oatley Sam Elmir – Georges River Councillor St George District Residents Network Inc. Councillor Christina Jamieson: Mortdale Ward – Georges River Council I Grew Up in Mortdale 2223 Georges River Residents & Ratepayers Peakhurst Heights, Peakhurst Lou Konjarski – Georges River Councillor Kogarah Bay Progress Association Inc Oatley West Side Shops Nancy Liu JP – Georges River Councillor Georges River Liberals National Parks Association Southern Sydney Branch Councillor Ashvini Ambihaipahar Georges River Council Bushcare Save Sydney’s Koalas Chris Minns Bankstown Bushland Society Penny Sharpe MLC Mortdale Village Community Georges River Labor Save Our Garden Suburbs – Oatley, Mortdale, Peakhurst Heights and Lugarno See MoreSee Less
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