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
23 Sep 2016
A “living fossil” whose lineage dates back more than 300 million years has been found at Mount Arapiles-Tooan State Park in western Victoria. Tadpole Shrimps (Lepidurus apus viridis) have an intriguing life cycle that can include blowing around in dust for years until they can colonise in temporary puddles. Parks…
9 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 29 Oct 2016 8:00am
Fun scary play based on the history of the Mansion. Follow the actors throughout the Mansion and the story unfolds as you move from room to room.
24 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 17 Dec 2016 8:30pm
Down to Earth is a theatrical production performed at the Werribee Park farm at night. Set in 1862 it combines the history of the farm with interactive comedy and scary elements. Suitable ages 10 and up. Dates available 24 sept, 14, 22 October, 4 November 9 and 17 December.
27 Sep 2016 11:00am-12:30pm
Lilly Pilly Cave Tours or Murrindal Cave Tours A rare opportunity to visit spectacular caves located to the north of Buchan. Be prepared for something very special. The tour requires a 14 km drive north of Buchan and a reasonable level of fitness. Discounts apply for multiple tours. Do both…
27 Sep 2016 3:00pm-4:00pm
This historical tour provides a unique opportunity to view a cave that is rarely open to the public and is part of the same cave system as the Royal and the Fairy show caves. Lit only by solar-powered pathway lights, you are provided with a helmet and headlight to view…