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Welcome to the Ryde - Hunter's Hill Flora and Fauna Preservation Society.
The Society has been active in local conservation issues since 1966 and is well networked with the broader conservation movement across NSW.
The Society's Constitution states its Aims and Objectives as:
Whilst the Commonwealth Government has undertaken protection of some of Australia's marine areas, many threats continue. The Super Trawler has re-emerged as a threat in a new proposal which sees it act as a giant floating freezer to be filled by smaller trawlers. For more information and updates:
"Dragons on Mars!"
On Saturday 7th February 2-4pm a guided bushwalk will feature the reptiles in the Field of Mars and during afternoon tea there will be advice for those who wish to encourage lizards and amphibians in their own back yard.