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
10 Feb 2017
Applications are now open for the 2017 Nancy Millis Science in Parks Award. The award recognises outstanding projects that foster excellence in applied science and benefit park management. Now in its fourth year, the award honours the late Professor Nancy Millis who was a strong advocate for Parks Victoria’s work…
14 Jan 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
The Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2017 presents a series of 4 exhibitions, by: Association of Sculptors of Victoria Basketmakers of Victoria Contemporary Art Society of Victoria A4 Art Australia The Gallery on Herring Island will be open every weekend from 14 January through 17 April, including Australia Day holiday…
4 Mar 2017 8:30am-1:00pm
Parks Victoria and Conservation Volunteers Australia are hosting a Clean Up Australia Day event in Grampians National Park and Halls Gap on Saturday 4 March 2017. This is an all ages event, with all equipment supplied and a free BBQ lunch at the conclusion of the event.
11 Mar 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
Parks Victoria’s Discovery program encourages children and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a ranger. Programs include a range of interactive and fun activities. Highlights of the Labour Discovery Program at the Prom include opportunities to: Join Marco Festa-Bianchet from the University of Sherbrooke, Quebec and University of Melbourne on…
22 Mar 2017 10:30am-1:00pm
The Children's Multicultural Picnic will be a celebration of different cultures and the enrichment this brings to children and family lives. A range of activities will be on offer with opportunities for families to participate and promote activities from their own culture and learn about other cultures. Held at Brimbank…