Encompasses the area from Acutts Drive in the north and the M13 in the south, the ridge above West Riding, Kassier Road on the west and Ashley Drive on the east, including Springside Nature Reserve, an ecologically critical green lung which runs through Hillcrest Park.
Springside Nature Reserve
Was proclaimed in 1948 and the flagship of Hillcrest Conservancy, is 20ha of rich biodiversity: forest, grassland and wetland. The forested areas provide shelter, nesting sites and food for many bird species...
Hillcrest Conservancy offers an intensive half-day training course to assist and uplift gardeners’ skills. The course gives a brief overview of the importance of our natural environment (your garden) and why it should be preserved.