You are invited to come along on a grand tour of The Grove.
by Wednesday 11th February. RSVP essential. Seats allocated in order of receiving response.
Transition The Grove Minibus Tour "Appreciating the geography and gems of our expanded Grove" - Sunday 15th February, 2-5pm
We are hiring a 10-seater minibus for this tour. No charge to members to come along. (Some of the places we may visit you can choose to make a purchase (coffee,Walkabout Creek zoo, Dr Red Nutraceuticals)).
The final decision of places we visit will be agreed between those who RSVP and book themselves a spot on the bus. We won't be doing it all! So when you RSVP, please select the top three you'd be interested in.
Our driver will be Chris Wright.
Proposed places of interest to choose from for tour/stop/visit: Mitchelton - Sculptures in park; Oxford Park - community garden that the Church of Christ Retirement Village; Enoggera - short walk to the bat rookery on the creek; Keperra - Aboriginal mural/garden/sacred site and lake in Keperra Sanctuary; Ferny Grove - Ferny Grove's hidden wild lake where the water birds breed, and the bike track to Samford; Ferny Hills - splendid native wildlife mural, and Cabbage Tree Creek's 5* walkway/bikeway; Upper Kedron - discover the maze and share stories about the development and access, see the sea along Lochinvar Rd as you return to Samford Rd; Bunya - The HOG Community Garden; along Mt Nebo Rd (watershed between The Grove and The Gap) - Walkabout Creek Zoo and Green Tree Frog Cafe and the new swimming/canoeing beach in Enoggera Reservoir, Dr Red Nutriceuticals and vineyard, Camp Mountain - view Brisbane and Upper Kedron and Samford Valleys, Cafe Boombana at Mt Nebo.
Also, please tell us whether you'd prefer to have afternoon tea at a coffee shop (Walkabout Creek or Mt Nebo's Cafe Boombana) OR for everyone to bring some special afternoon tea tasty item to fill our picnic hamper, and we'll make afternoon tea somewhere like Bellbird Grove.
We'll aim to keep the driving sections quite short with stops. Also not planning long walks but there will be some short walks.
Please bring your cameras - we definitely want photos for the Newsletter, and someone will be appointed Official Event Photographer too!
Hope to see you there!
0439 480 918