Blog Archives

Helping or harming; should you rescue baby birds?

A fluffy baby bird seemingly abandoned on the ground will prompt many people to rescue it. However this is often unnecessary, as they are not as hopeless as they appear! The young of many Australian birds leave the nest before

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Places & green spaces

Sydney Olympic Park leads the way in Aboriginal Professional Learning for Teachers

The Koori Classroom Teacher Professional Learning Workshop for school teachers was recently held at Sydney Olympic Park. The workshop, which is held around three times a year, draws on the knowledge of Shannon Foster, a D’harawal knowledge keeper who  imparts ‘inside

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Places & green spaces

World Environment Day in the Park!

A United Nations initiative that has been celebrated annually around the globe since 1974, 5 June marked World Environment Day. To mark the occasion this year, Sydney Olympic Park hosted several events including: Conservation Volunteers Australia – Tree Planting Challenge

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Our social life, Places & green spaces

Get ready for the Eagles!

It’s that time of year again…breeding season! We are super excited to get back into the swing of things with our White-bellied Sea-Eagles as they have now begun nest renovations in preparation for eggs to be laid very soon. Last

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Places & green spaces

Birds of a feather…head to Sydney Olympic Park!

Ever wondered how we keep track of birds around the Park? It’s no easy feat but our team of experts have gathered all the facts for you in our annual Spring Bird Census. Our Parklands ecologist, Jenny, gives you all

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Places & green spaces

Celebrate World Wetlands Day with us!

Where has more than 430 hectares of wetlands, woodlands and parks? Home to the most diverse types of wetlands in the entire Sydney Basin? And wants to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2017 with you? The answer to all of the above

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Places & green spaces

Team work to do clean work

What do you get when you mix litter with a group of employees? A great result for the environment! Sydney Olympic Park Authority has joined up with Conservation Volunteers Australia to deliver an exciting array of employee engagement opportunities in the

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Our social life, Places & green spaces

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Find us on