A short film celebrating the beauty of our natural environment and 20 years of dedicated volunteer bush carers working in the Blue Mountains to restore Australian native bushland. As an urban-natural interface, South Lawson Park is an example of successful land regeneration achieved through the efforts of committed locals. This film examines bushland values, community engagement, the significance of local places, bushcare, streamwatch, and natural and urban environment issues.
Duration 8:14 min
Yr 5-10 educational and general viewing.
Bushcarers - Peter Ardill, Erst Carmichael, Rob Grieve, Karen Hising, Janet Rannard, Marisa Saltis
Narrator - Erst Carmichael
Director - Vera Hong
Producers - Peter Ardill, Vera Hong
Script - Peter Ardill, Vera Hong
Cinematography - Craig Bender, Vera Hong
Aerial Camera - Craig Bender
Additional Photos - Peter Ardill, Chris Tzaros
Editor - Vera Hong
This project is supported by Greater Sydney Local Land Services through funding from the Australian Government's National Landcare Program.
Financial and administrative support from Blue Mountains City Council, NSW.