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Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring
Are you interested in saving our waterways? Do you know what is happening in your local waterways? Before we can change anything in the water we need to know what is happening in our creeks. This project is intended to examine the physical characteristics of water in the creeks of Enoggera... 

Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre Partnership
SOWN and the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, a high security remand prison, have a nursery partnership program. In 2019, the partnership produced over 100,000 native plants for distribution through the SOWN nursery, Councils and other catchment groups. Our nursery manager, Dick Harding,... 

SOWN Nursery Upgrade Project
SOWN received project funding from the State Government in 2018 to upgrade our propagation greenhouse and nursery facilities and support from BCC to extend our lease area. This project was completed in March 2020. The project provides for better greenhouse facilities for the propagation of... 

SOWN 25th Anniversary History Book
SOWN celebrated its 25th year of caring for the Enoggera catchment in 2019. We commissioned ToadShow (Anne Jones and Rob Whyte) to produce a history of SOWN from 1994 to 2019. The history is available free for download below as an eBook. The SOWN history book was launched on Sunday, 24 March at... 

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SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan
SOWN has commenced the preparation of an Enoggera Catchment Plan in 2020. The plan will be a policy and action plan to guide the activities of SOWN over the next 10 years. The SOWN Management Committee will guide and make decisions about the preparation of the plan. In the current context of...