The Warren Bonython Heysen Trail Foundation has been established to honour the late Warren Bonython AO, founder of the Heysen Trail, and well known for his active role in supporting the natural environment in South Australia. The Foundation aims to raise funds to support and undertake environmental initiatives associated with the Heysen Trail and other significant walking trails or environmental areas in South Australia.
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Heysen Trail at Cape Jervis – A Focus for Revegetation and Weed Control
The opening section of the Heysen Trail at Cape Jervis provides walkers with magnificent views across Backstairs Passage to Kangaroo Island, access to small rocky coves and patches of native scrub. Unfortunately, it is also the case that the coastal strip is severely degraded due to soil erosion, the activity of off-road vehicles and infestation by invasive plant species. There is a need to remediate this area to provide an attractive and welcoming experience for walkers that highlights the natural attributes of the Heysen Trail.
2019 Annual General Meeting
The annual general meeting of the Warren Bonython Heysen Trail Foundation will be held at 5.00 pm on Wednesday, 16th of October 2019 in the Uniting Communities Training Room 1, Level 3, 43 Franklin Street, Adelaide.
Foundation Supports Tree Planting on Walking Trails
The Foundation was established with the objective of raising funds to support the sustainability and integrity of the Heysen Trail and other walking trails in South Australia. Over the last two years, the Foundation has supported greening activities along the Heysen Trail. In coming years, the aim is to extend the Foundation’s involvement in tree […]
The Warren Bonython Heysen Trail Foundation is supported by relationships with organisations that share its strategic goals. Find out more about sponsorship opportunities.