Our mission is to help conserve the natural environment of the Greater Blue Mountains
NO WESTERN SYDNEY AIRPORT - © Ross Coster
Here are a series of articles that have appeared in the Conservaion Society's newsletter, The Hut News.
Here's an excellent article by Christine Davies, our Hut News editor:
THE BLUE TRAIL - © Don Morison
The "Blue Trail" is a collective description for sites in the western Blue Mountains that arouse natural or cultural interest or both. Most are only a short walk from roads or vehicular tracks.
One day, a high quality walking path may link them. That would offer a trekking alternative to the long walking routes, suitable only for super fit "adventure" tourists, that are unsustainable without new infrastructure and maintenance forays into wilderness areas.
BLUE TRAIL 1: Mayinygu Marragu Aboriginal Place and nearby pagodas, Lidsdale
THREATENED FAUNA of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area - © Judy Smith