Friends of French Island
The group meets on the third Saturday of each month (prior notice is necessary to arrange for transport) from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.
Activities vary, and can include cleaning up the beach, planting and weeding as well as observational work such as bird and koala counts and flora surveys.
For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Scott Coutts on (03) 5980 1294.
Address: 11 Raymond Ave, Frankston 3199
Contact: Meredith Sherlock
Phone: 03 9770 5229
14 Apr 2016
Relatively few people are aware that the nation’s oldest Gallipoli Lone Pine stands proudly in the serene parklands of Wattle Park in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. The Lone Pine Ridge at Gallipoli was named by ANZAC forces as it was distinguished by the solitary Turkish red pine (Pinus brutia), which was…
1 Jul 2015 12:00am - 30 Jun 2016 12:00am
A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year. Events range from fun runs and sporting tournaments to other community events. See the full calendar here.
3 May 2016 6:00pm-8:00pm
You’re invited to attend an information session on work underway to protect the endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoot at Woodlands Historic Park. Talk to staff from Parks Victoria and experts from the Eastern Barred Bandicoot Recovery Team about the reintroduction of Bandicoots into a predator proof enclosure in the park’s ‘Back…
14 May 2016 9:30am - 15 May 2016 12:00am
BirdLife Australia is holding a weekend of events exploring threatened birds of the Murray Mallee and the importance of appropriate fire management in their conservation. On Saturday at an information session at DELWP Mildura, 308 Koorlong Rd, Irymple hear from researchers from La Trobe University, DELWP and BirdLife Australia, then…
15 May 2016 9:30am-11:30am
TROS is a community project in partnership with Parks Victoria to create a communal meeting place at the site of the current play ground at Tidal River. Darby Saddle One or two steep'ish climbs but ample opportunity to choose your own pace and adventure.it is not a guided walk. We…