Postponed due to the ACT COVID lockdown.
Cultural Heritage Walk
At 888 metres, Mt Majura is the highest peak in suburban Canberra. It provides habitat for a wide range of wildlife, including a number of threatened species, as well as various opportunities for recreation.
Guide and local Ngunawal traditional custodian, Tyronne Bell will interpret the landscape pointing out the area’s natural resources and how these were expertly used by Aboriginal people. During the walk Tyronne will point out artefacts, bush foods and a scar tree and discuss their traditional uses and cultural significance.
Duration of walk: 1.5 hours approx.
Degree of difficulty: easy walking on track, gentle incline.
What to wear/bring: comfortable, warm clothing; sturdy enclosed walking shoes; hat/beanie & gloves; water to drink on the walk, a snack and camera.
Location: Tyronne will meet participants at Hackett gate carpark off Mackenzie Street, Hackett.
Please note: the walk will go ahead in light rain. In the event of heavy rain or strong wind we will need to postpone for safety reasons. Should it be raining on the morning of the walk, we will be in contact - please ensure we have your current contact number.
Refer to map link: https://goo.gl/maps/rKKqtjSzqGqL9qFE9 Alternative booking phone number: 0419 019 415