Author Archives: Mosman Parks

Recognising Sue Halmagyi

Good afternoon everyone I should like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of this land – the Borogegal and Gamaragal people of the Eora Nation. As carers for our parks and bushland, paying our respects to the first carers … Continue reading

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Audrey Lenning 1926–2015

Obituary – Audrey Lenning 1926–2015: Passionate conservationist practised the vigilance she taught SMH Date May 17, 2016 – 9:00PM Audrey Lenning was known for her meticulous eye and vast knowledge and experience. Photo: Supplied In 1964 Audrey Lenning was a foundation … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary

   Mosman Parks & Bushland Association invites you to our 50th Anniversary Celebration from 4 pm on Saturday 25th October 2014 at Rawson Park Cross Street Mosman NSW 2088 and Bradley Bushland Reserve Middle Head Road Mosman NSW 2088 The Mosman … Continue reading

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Bush Regeneration Founders

The Mosman Parks & Bushland Association had its gestation due to the work of Eileen Burton Bradley (1911-1976) and Joan Burton Bradley (1916-1982). The story of these 2 remarkable women is reproduced here in full in an article authored by Heather … Continue reading

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Where bush regeneration all began – Mosman NSW 2088

The Bradley Bushland Reserve is on Middle Head Road, a corner of harbour side Sydney wedged between the road, tennis courts and playing fields.  Volunteers have been helping restore this locally unique patch of sandstone heathland,  which honours the Bradley … Continue reading

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Bradley Sisters and Bradleys Head

There is an excellent guide written by the Mosman Historical Society in 2010,  about the Bradleys Head area,  which encompasses Sirius Cove,  Athol Bay, Bradleys Head itself and around the point to Taylors Bay. The Bradley Sisters developed their famous … Continue reading

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