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Photo: John in Darwin 2015 for Australian Clean Beaches Awards It is with great sadness that we report the death of John Russell Prince on September 12th 2021. John was a long standing member of the Guilderton Community Association and was President for several years. He wrote the...

The Guilderton Community Association(GCA) looks after the interests  of all rate payers in Guilderton by closely perusing the Shire Minutes each month.  The GCA is holding the Shire of Gingin good to their promise that all income generated from paid parking fees on the foreshore...

The results for Water Quality Monitoring over the years 2016 to 2021 are very pleasing. The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation(DWER) in partnership with Friends of Moore River Estuary have collected water samples up to 4 times a year for the past 5 years.  DWER...

Northern Agricultural Catchment Council (NACC) launched their Northern Agricultural Region vision (NARvis) with a Beaches & Bush Tucker presentation in Guilderton on 11th June 2021.  People from Perth to Geraldton  enjoyed a wonderful presentation followed by a delicious and varied Wild Foods morning tea with...

925 native seedlings were planted on the Community Planting Day at Guilderton on 13th June! 19 people gave up their Sunday morning to help plant native seedlings on the Guilderton dunes. We used seedlings grown by APACE from seed that volunteers had handpicked from the...

Come and help repair the dunes on the Guilderton Community Dune Planting Day! We need your help to plant 1,000 native seedlings and protect them with tree guards. When: Sunday 13th June 2021 Where: Meet at carpark corner Mortimer/Forrester Street, Guilderton Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm, lunch provided RSVP: Rachel 9653...

FOMRE has put in a submission to the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions for the creation of a regional park at the northern limits of Perth City to be considered in the Western Australian Government’s Plan for our Parks Program.  The proposed new park...

Water Testing of the estuary was conducted on Friday 5th March 2021. The team from the Department of Water and Friends of Moore River Estuary tested the 5 sites as usual - the river mouth, Silver Creek, Diamond Island, Woodridge and up the narrows. Recent rain...

We did really well again with Clean Up Guilderton and are pleased to report less rubbish everywhere - only 1.5 skips full this year! Again this year, Beldon Scouts camped in Silver Creek and cleaned up that end of the town and river; a team of...

Moore Arts put on their 2021 Easter Art Exhibition this year, after having to cancel last year due to COVID-19 restrictions.  Artists had plenty of time to produce some amazing artwork and we were lucky enough to have some new artists join us.  Our diversity...