MARKING 100 YEARS OF THE FORESTRY COMMISSION
The South Loch Ness Heritage Group are holding a two day exhibition and talk Forestry on Friday 14 & Saturday 15 June 2019 at Stratherrick Hall, Gorthleck . Friday 14 June morning is for local primary schools. The afternoon session 12-3pm is now open to the general public . Then in the evening at 7:30 pm a talk ” The Life Of A Forester” by Bryce Reynard and Mick Hoban ,using old FC uniforms . Saturday 15 June 10:00 am to 4:00 pm open to public .
The Exhibition covering private and state owned plantations in the district will consists of archive documents , photographs, educational material , old forestry hand tools , vintage power saws , ect . The Larger exhibits and displays will be outside the hall , including a working modern saw mill making boards of of a tree . There is no admission charge but donations to group funds are welcome