Congratulations Jody, CTCA committee member and Gympie Parkrun organizer. Jody’s efforts and enthusiasm have seen the establishment and rapid growth of Parkrun at the Victory heights trails with this weeks event hosting 136 participants. That total included regulars, first timers to Parkrun and a number of participants from England, Ireland and Switzerland. A great effort […]
Recent storms in the Gympie area haven’t spared the Victory Heights Recreational Trails with a lot of fallen timber and debris on the trails. Volunteers have done a great job to clear the larger objects and will continue clean-up operations as time and conditions permit. Be aware however that caution is always advised as even […]
Our local Gympie Landcare contractors have made a great start to the Victory Heights Trails Habitat Restoration Project with over 200 native species planted during their first visit. This is around 5 percent of the projected plantings designed to restore the natural habitat for our valuable Koala population and the other important species of flora […]
A great turn out for this week’s Parkrun event with over eighty competitors of all abilities taking part and having fun! Parkrun is a nationally co-ordinated event which takes place every Saturday morning Australia wide at 7am, the Gympie run taking place on a 5klm circuit through natural bushland at the Victory heights Recreational Trails. […]
Some interesting species photographed by Dave Walter on a recent visit to the Victory Heights Recreation Trails by the Gympie and District Field Naturalists Group. Recent storms have caused some havoc but also brought much needed rain to the many species of flora and fauna which inhabit the facility.