Environment Notices

Redesdale Road Car Park Biodiversity Project

MMRA have secured a grant from DLR for a new planting scheme to enhance the biodiversity of the car park bay at the top of Redesdale Road/ Glenabbey Road near the entrance to Deerpark.

We are looking for volunteers to assist us with cleaning up the site on Saturday 2nd October, 9.00am. All welcome.

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New Planting at South Avenue Entrance to Mount Merrion

MMRA, in collaboration with DLR, have organised and part funded the lovely new planting at the entrance to Mount Merrion on South Avenue.

The agapanthus, bergina, ferns and prostate pines will continue the gorgeous planting on the Lower Kilmacud Road. This will be further enhanced by bulbs to give Springtime colour. Your subscriptions to MMRA, and the goodwill of DLR has enabled this project. Thank you to all involved.

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Seed & Plant Swap News

The group has been relatively quiet of late with Spring planting complete. Seeds and plants are in situ and, hopefully, many are starting to enjoy the fruits of their labours. However as one resident recently pointed out, the slugs and snails are also enjoying the fruits of OUR labours! What to do?

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MMRA Monthly Litter Clean-up

We clean up an area of our own choice for about 1.5 hours and adjourn for a complimentary coffee afterwards. A great way to be outdoors, doing something useful for the Community and meeting new friends! All welcome.

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