Friends of Churchill Island
Established in 1980, Friends of Churchill Island (FOCIS) is active in raising funds and providing an opportunity for people interested in the historical significance and the exquisite natural beauty of Churchill Island to get involved and to make a difference.
FOCIS works along side the Phillip Island Nature Park (PINP) which manages and maintains Churchill Island as one of its premier attractions and helps to guide PINP in the preservation of all historical aspects of the Island.
19 Jul 2016
Parks Victoria has fined a man for illegally cutting and removing trees in the Iraak Bend Nature Conservation Reserve near Red Cliffs. During regular patrols in May, Parks Victoria rangers noticed standing dead red gum trees were being illegally cut and removed from the reserve. The Red Cliffs man was…
14 Aug 2016 10:00am-3:00pm
Join PrimeSCI!; the LabRats Student Science Club for a day of fun hands on science activities. 'Young scientists' learn to identify and monitor local species of birds, frogs, koalas, ants and freshwater invertebrates. Or hear from researchers from Westernport Biosphere, Platypus Education Group and other presenters in the wetlands observatory.
25 Sep 2016 9:00am-11:00am
Loop track maintenance. Morning tea provided.
25 Sep 2016 10:30am-1:30pm
The historic site will be open to the public as part of the Activities in the Park program supported by the City of Greater Shepparton. Come along to take a tour of the best preserved 19 century flour mill in Victoria and learn more about its history. The mill is…