Ludlow, Western Australia

Our objective is to restore and protect the iconic Ludlow Tuart Forest, and the historic Ludlow settlement for the benefit of future generations, biodiversity, tourism, education and research.

Volunteer opportunities

Grant Writer
We are looking for people to join our team to assist with the preparation of grant applications and submissions. Help us restoration the tuart forest! Further information

Coming events

Monday 7 October 2019 (Committee meeting)
The next committee meeting will be held at the Capel Senior Citizens Centre, Roe Rd, Capel commencing at 5pm. All members are welcome to attend committee meetings as observers. The agenda will be posted a couple of days prior to the meeting.

Sunday 3 November 2019 (Ludlow Busy bee)
Busy bees are held on the first Sunday of each month at the Ludlow mill, commencing at 8am. Bring along morning tea and socialise with some wonderful people. More info to follow in due course. Bet you can't wait!

Every Wednesday morning (Ludlow work party)
Every Wednesday morning from 9am, a number of dedicated members (some would say with too much time on their hands!), spend the morning repairing and upgrading essential buildings and utilities at the Ludlow mill. If you have some trade skills, or handy with a hammer or a shovel, or want learn some new skills, come along and join us. Contact Bill on 0419 944 251

War on toxic lily

The arum lily is investing parts of Western Australia. See the video https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-09-20/conservationists-battle-toxic-arum-lily/11527978Read more

Today Tonight on Ludlow

Follow this link to the Today Tonight story on Ludlow https://www.facebook.com/TodayTonight/videos/2386885748300457/Read more

We want our stuff back!

The recommissioning of the Ludlow mill is progressing well and it is time bring back home some of the Items of plant and equipment that have been relocated to safe havens over the past few years. OfRead more

Tuarts listed

The tuart (Eucalyptus gomphocephala) Woodlands and Forests of the Swan Coastal Plain have been listed as Critically Endangered. The Minister for the Environment, the Hon. Sussan Ley MP, has amended Read more

Millennium Kids Inc.

Thank you Shire of Capel. We had an amazing time tree planting with Ludlow Tuart Forest Group. Thanks for letting us stay at the hall. From Ebonie and the MK Crew.Read more

Our ABC visits Ludlow

See the full ABC story hereRead more

Local supporters

On Wednesday this week we had a visit from Rob Williams, Manager of the MM Electrical Busselton branch. Rob organised a donation of electrical switchgear enclosures from Legrand and 500 metres ofRead more

A Timber History

Local researcher, Don Briggs is writing `A Timber History of Western Australia`. Click here for an introduction to the story and we will bring you more when available.Read more

Caretakers wanted

The Ludlow Tuart Forest Restoration Group is seeking expressions of interest from people to act as short term caretakers at the Ludlow mill and settlement.  Register your interest here Read more

Look at them now!

Here is a recent photo showing the progress of our tuart seedlings at the Boyanup Botanical Nursery. It is a pretty sight. Planting will commence mid year so there is plenty of time to sponsor aRead more

Call the Police

Today, we erected around 60 signs at the Ludlow mill and settlement site to encourage the public to call the Police if they see any suspicious behaviour. Hopefully the signs will also discourageRead more

Sponsor a seedling

Ludlow Tuart Forest Restoration Group now have this special opportunity for the public to sponsor tuart seedlings. In 2018, Cristal Mining donated 30,000 tuart seeds to our Group and a subsequentRead more

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Photographs
1. Tuart flower buds by Xemenendura - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/...

 

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