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Tour of the Nursery

QPWS - Restoration Services - Lake Eacham Nursery

TREAT members work voluntarily throughout the year with the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service - Restoration Services - Lake Eacham Nursery. This page shows TREAT members at work in the nursery and some of the results of their nursery work.

seed cleaningseed germinating room

TREAT members cleaning seeds to prepare them for sowing; Seed germination part of greenhouse, shadecloth is used to manage amount of light/ heat; Seed germination part of greenhouse, 'cages' on left are to protect seeds from rats; Recently potted seedlings.

seed germinating room seedlings
hardening out area hardening out area

Plants in the hardening out area soon to be planted; Pot Cleaning: as the pots are reuseable, they need to be cleaned before reuse either by hand or using the steam cleaner cabinet on the right hand edge of the photo.

pot cleaning

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