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Photos on display from Monday 23 October 2017

Come and browse through the fabulous entries from this year's Photography Competition! Entries will be displayed at Kenmore Shopping Village..Read more

Australian White Ibis count

Can you spare some time to participate in this national community survey? It runs between 21 and 29 October, coinciding with National Bird Wee..Read more

Get the buzz on blowflies!

Yes, blowflies! This pesky species is the topic of our latest Bush Bites article. Click here ( more

National Bird Week 23-29 October

Here in our leafy Western suburbs we have so many delightful encounters with birdlife, even in our own backyards! Look at this colourful male Mistlet..Read more


Cats Claw is on the move! To stop it dead in its tracks, now is the time to: CHECK YOUR CATS CLAW CREEPER’S MARCH UP THE TREE T..Read more

A Never Ending Story

Our Catchment abounds with resilient people and amazing stories! .... not to mention postcard-perfect scenery and diverse plant-life and wildlife..Read more

Members invitation: talk by the Curator of Brisbane Botanic Gardens

Native Plants Queensland has kindly extended an invitation to MCCG members to join them at their Western Suburbs branch meeting, for an informativ..Read more

Restoring Habitats: beyond the trees - the importance of people to bushcare

The Restoring Habitats Forum, originally scheduled for Sunday 8 October, has been postponed until Sunday 8 November. Brisbane City Council in..Read more

If you value our ecosystems

... there is something you can do! A new weed has been assessed as a serious threat to our ecosystems. It is known as Anzac Tree Daisy...Read more

A Summer Holiday

The Black-faced Monarch visits us here in Australia each summer, anywhere on the East coast from Cape York down to Port Phillip Bay. At this t..Read more

The things you see

.. on a working bee! Phil Bird and his crew captured this family shot on Phil's iPhone during their September Sunday working bee. ..Read more

Pollinator Festival - Saturday 8 October

Come along to this family fun day and learn of the value and needs of our multitude of different pollinators and what you can do to support them i..Read more

Happiness is a Butterfly

Can you picture the skies full of Richmond Birdwing Butterflies again? That’s exactly what will happen when we work together to Brin..Read more

Cast your vote!

The MCCG has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Queensland Community Achievement Awards and we are a part of the People's Choice Award. T..Read more


Seventy-six bright-eyed volunteers set their alarms VERY EARLY to take part in the annual MCCG Platypus Survey on Sunday 10 September. T..Read more

Birds in tunnels

We have two WONDERFUL articles guaranteed to fascinate ... They reveal the curious parenting and foraging behaviours of the Striated Pardalote. ..Read more

A rare shot

September 2017 marks the first time the Red-capped Robin has been photographed in our Catchment! Ed Frazer took the magic shot on Wednesday 6 ..Read more

Photography Competition 2017 – get clicking!!!

The MCCG photography competition is a firm fixture in the local calendar - an opportunity to promote the work of the MCCG, and demonstrate th..Read more

Diversity in Deerhurst Park

Deerhust Park is a small area of parkland between Gap Creek Road and Brookfield Road. It is an area maintained by our Section 12 Bushcare Grou..Read more

Help Urgently Needed!

HELP US KEEP ALIVE A TRULY ICONIC LOCAL EVENT! And you won't even need gardening gloves! Our PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION team REALLY needs some h..Read more

What bird is that??

A TRULY EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT for bird lovers who live within the Moggill Creek Catchment !!! We are pleased to release an illustrated Online..Read more

Friars in our midst

They look just like friars with their featherless faces and regal white gorgets! But they are certainly more chatty than our somewhat more sombre ..Read more

Wild Brisbane - Fauna Workshops at CWCN

Martin Fingland from Geckoes Wildlife is running an exciting series of four workshops featuring Brisbane Wildlife. The dates are as follows: ..Read more

Inaugural THECA Art Show

Calling all artists with an interest in nature studies! Here is a way of showcasing your own talents (and possibly making a bit of ..Read more