North Head Sanctuary Foundation
is working with Government agencies
towards the establishment of
Car-rang-gel Sanctuary
on North Head
at the gateway of Sydney Harbour
- a flagship for Australia's
environmental resolve
and a celebration of
our natural and cultural heritage.
Car-rang-gel Sanctuary on North Head, Sydney
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Banksia aemula

See a range of
Australian botanical
greeting cards

These are hand-drawn cards
featuring native plants
of North Head.


Orchids on North Head
 

Welcome to the
North Head Sanctuary Foundation website

After six years of submission writing, meetings and workshops, the Sanctuary opened for visitors in 2007.  We opened our first interpretive centre at the beginning of 2009 and moved this to its current location in 2011.

Early in 2009 we established a Native Plant Nursery within the former School of Artillery site and have been planting out seedlings into degraded areas. It's fun! Would you like to become involved?

We have also set up an interpretive centre featuring information about plants and research related to the Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub threatened community. Come in and visit us in Building 20.

Visit our pages and learn more about events both past and present.
Then click on "membership" and join us in our worthwhile endeavours.

 


Read our latest

Newsletter

Listen to Aunty Fran
 (D'harawal Knowledge holder) giving insights into relationships in Nature.

Click here to see
the brochure about
Aboriginal Use of Plants
 

Aunty Fran
See our
Walks brochures
 

Learn about
Research on North Head
concerning management of bushland in relation to thinning, fire, rats and rabbits

Drosera spathulata
Banksia marginata
Acacia suaveolens
Boronia ledifolia
Acacia longifolia
Woollsia pungens
Banksia ericifolia
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