Barrie Griffiths (1943 – 2016)

Barrie has been described as a “Pioneer and benefactor in the community settlement and green movements”. He was a life long activist, and an inspiration for many. He passed away in 2016. I wrote this reflection on his life recently. Although I hadn’t seen him in years, he had a profound influence on me and…

Mt Oak, Monaro Tablelands

I spent a fair bit of time at Mt Oak in the early ’90s. So pleased to hear its still going. The following is from the Mt Oak website. Mt Oak is 1140 hectares of granite outcropping mountains of Drooping Sheoak and Black Cypress Pine, Apple Box grassy woodland and Monaro temperate grasslands, on the…