Welcome to York!

We welcomed over 90 women and 50 children from the Ishar Multicultural Women’s Health Services in Mirrabooka to the Avon Park in York. The women come from many different countries mostly as refugees. Everyone loved the morning tea ‘Australian Style’ with scones, jam and cream, lamingtons and anzacs washed down with home made lemonade and …

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Annual General Meeting

The River Conservation Society’s AGM is being held at 11am on Saturday 18th July at White Gum Farm, Cameron Rd, York. Join a friendly group of conservation minded volunteers and make a plan for 2020-21. Everyone welcome (only financial members can vote). Please RSVP by Wednesday 14th if you are intending to stay for lunch. …

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Mia’s Local Hero Grant

🌟THANK YOU🌟 We are so pleased to receive this $250 grant from Mia Davies MLA. It will be used for the reconstruction, fencing and informational signage on an historic well in our conservation reserve at Mt Hardy.

PLANT SALE York Branch Wildflower Society of WA

Plant catalogue, ordering, delivery and payment details can be downloaded via this link: https://riverconservationsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/York-Branch-Autumn-2020-Plant-Sale-Catalogue-.pdf

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Response

All our General Meetings are postponed until further notice. All our Committee Meetings will be conducted online by email as necessary (this includes all sub-committees). All busy bees and planting days will be assessed as necessary and decisions will be made on the advice of Health and Government authorities at the time. Annual General Meeting: …

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Cancelled Cake Stall

Since flour and other ingredients are not able to be easily purchased locally, and because it is not fair to ask our volunteers to use their own stores while these are in short supply, we have decided to cancel this Saturday’s stall that was to be held outside the York Co-op. Thank you to everyone …

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Avon River York Clean Up Day

March 1, 2020 | 8:00 am Registration Meet at the Swing Bridge, Avon Park Bring a water bottle, sturdy shoes, a hat, work clothes & gloves. We will supply a drink station, buckets and bags. Healthy Rivers – Healthy Communities!

Support this exhibition, support RCS!

Thank you to Will Yeoman and John Kinsella who are generously donating the proceeds from the sale of their works in the Textures of Ambiguity exhibition to the River Conservation Society. Please support this exhibition now on at Gallery 152, John Kinsella will be reading his poetry in response to Will Yeoman’s photography from 11am …

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