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lorien-rings-orange Knowledge and Know-How in The Bush – 18th May

Join renowned bushcraft teacher, youth leader, and environmentalist Jake Cassar for an incredible afternoon in Lorien’s bushland.

Join Lorien Landcare in welcoming Bush Encounter Facilitator, Jake Cassar. Jake is a renowned bushcraft teacher, youth leader, environmentalist and recognised authority on edible native and introduced plants.

Sit around the fire for a yarn, make bush soap, find animal tracks and locate and learn about bush tucker and medicinal plants. Bush orienteering and safety are two of many of Jake’s specialities.  The topics are highly engaging for young people and adults.  The workshop is aimed toward ages 9 and up. Learn more about Jake from https://www.jakecassarbushcraft.com.au/

This event is FREE, thanks to the support and funding of Hawkesbury Nepean Environmental Network and Sydney Primary Health and Well-Being Network. It is limited to 30 participants.

Reserve your tickets HERE on Trybooking

Arrive by 12:45 pm. Wear closed shoes and clothing suitable for an afternoon bush exploration. Snacks provided. The event meets near the rope climbing frame in the campus’s lower primary school. Follow the driveway down the hill for nearby parking.

Saturday 18 May | 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lorien Novalis School
456/460a Old Northern Rd, Dural NSW 2158

Thank you,
Lorien LandCare and Platypus Protection Group

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