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Friends of Herring Island

Friends of Herring Island meet on the first Sunday of each month. Visit www.herringisland.org for conservation day dates and times.

Bring along a trowel, small spade or small mattock for planting.

Planting is undertaken in June, July and August and weeding and general maintenance is undertaken from September until May.

Contact Parks Victoria Ranger on 8427 2032.

Contact details

Address: 35 Nisbet St Reservoir 3073
Contact: Damian Curtain
Phone: 9442 2521 / 0423 065 489
Email: barker_sv at yahoo.com.
Website: www.herringisland.org

 

 

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Donnellys Weir picnic area and walking tracks reopen

10 Mar 2017

Yarra Ranges locations Donnellys Weir picnic area, Condons walking track, Mount St Leonard walking track, and the walking track between Maroondah Reservoir and Donnellys Weir via the Maroondah Dam Wall are now open to the public after months of clean-up work following last year’s severe storms. Popular walking spot Morleys…

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Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2017

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…

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Wilsons Promontory Term One School Holiday Discovery Program

3 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 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 Term One School Holiday Program at the Prom include opportunities to: Meet a modern day lighthouse keeper to discover the history of Wilsons…

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Federal Cave Tour

3 Apr 2017 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…

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Lilly Pilly Cave Tour

4 Apr 2017 11:00am-12:30pm

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.