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Aussie Backyard Bird Count

21Oct Aussie Backyard Bird Count

It’s on again! Spring has sprung and it’s the perfect time to join Birdlife Australia for the Aussie Backyard Bird Count from 19th to 25th October.

A great activity if you’re working from home or spending some extra time in familiar surroundings! You can give nature a helping hand and create twenty minutes of outdoor fun outdoors, all while supporting the amazing people at BirdLife Australia plot our bird populations. Fun for kids to do too!

Bec appointed to the Board of Nature Foundation

21Oct Bec appointed to the Board of Nature Foundation

This month, Bec was appointed to the board of Nature Foundation, following in the footsteps of her grandmother Dr Barbara Hardy AO. Bec has been involved in the Nature Foundation for years and is looking forward to contributing further through her involvement in the board.

Established in 1981 by Barbara, David Cleland, Warren Bonython AO and Dr Mark Bonnin AM, Nature Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation that invests in conserving, restoring and protecting South Australian landscapes, flora and fauna. Nature Foundation is a registered charity and relies upon supporters, members and donors to support its vital work. To learn more about and support the foundation, visit the Nature Foundation website.

Tourism Australia #HolidayHereThisYear campaign

20Oct Tourism Australia #HolidayHereThisYear campaign

Wine tasting, beaches, seafood, nature, wildlife – South Australia has so much to offer! And so does the rest of Australia!

The wine regions and the rest of the Australian tourism industry has suffered through the most challenging year, and Tourism Australia is encouraging people to support them in its newest #HolidayHereThisYear campaign. Domestic tourism is key in helping the recovery of this industry and Tourism Australia’s campaign is leading the charge. You can learn more about the campaign and all the amazing experiences Australia has to offer here.

Why McLaren Vale is the ULTIMATE Day Trip Destination!

20Oct Why McLaren Vale is the ULTIMATE Day Trip Destination!

With limited travel opportunities at the moment, we can be grateful there’s a world class tourist destination on our doorstep. So to help you out, we’ve put together a list of the top activities to make the most of a daytrip in McLaren Vale.

1. Immerse yourself in the region’s arts and culture.
With a range to suit all interests, McLaren Valley’s arts and culture scene won’t disappoint. Red Poles Art Gallery features indigenous artists from communities around South Australia. The Salvador Dali Sculpture Exhibition is a surrealist exhibition featuring authentic sculptures and graphic artworks from Salvador Dali, a titan of modern art.

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