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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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