Friends of Werribee Park
The Friends of Werribee Park (FOWP) supports an altruistic environment for volunteers enabling the development of skills and knowledge for individual growth supporting our quest for excellence and optimum effectiveness at Werribee Park. FOWP members are committed to each other and to the best interests of Werribee Park and are valued for their contribution.
The Friends of Werribee Park (FOWP) is constituted to:
- support and assist Werribee Park management and staff in their pursuit of providing a world class tourism venue at Werribee Mansion and surrounds
- assist in the maintenance and development of all facets of Werribee Park
- ensure that the heritage and historic values of Werribee Park are preserved
- ensure that the natural flora and fauna and the developed grounds of Werribee Park are protected and preserved
- provide education and information to the community about the role and importance of Werribee Park to Victoria’s cultural heritage.
For more information from Parks Victoria, contact the Werribee Park Volunteer Liaison Officer, Helen Hopkins on (03) 8734 5171.
Address: 320 K Road, Werribee VIC 3030
Contact: Sue Thompson (Secretary)
19 Jan 2017
Parks Victoria announced that a blue-green algae (BGA) bloom is currently affecting the Lake Boort Wildlife Reserve. The public is warned not to swim in and to avoid any direct contact with blue-green algae affected water. Direct contact with blue-green algae can cause allergic reactions such as skin rashes or…
27 Dec 2016 6:00pm - 28 Jan 2017 11:00pm
A unique outdoor cinema held over a number of nights in December and January set amongst the picturesque grounds adjacent to the historic Commanding Officer’s House. Offering stunning views, delicious food and great movies to enjoy in a relaxed and intimate open air setting, it’s a must do on the…
28 Dec 2016 - 25 Jan 2017
Parks Victoria’s Discovery program encourages children and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a ranger. Programs run every school holidays across the state and include a range of interactive and fun and interactive activities. Highlights of the Summer Discovery Program at the Prom include opportunities to: Uncover the secrets of…
28 Dec 2016 12:00am - 27 Jan 2017 12:00am
Come along and join in the fun in nature by becoming a junior ranger. Enjoy a rockpool ramble or a beachcombing walk with a ranger who will help you discover the wonders of the deep by uncovering what lies on the shore. Bookings essential.
29 Dec 2016 12:00am - 24 Jan 2017 12:00am
Come along and be part of the fun in nature. There will be ranger guided activities for everyone, including fishing clinics, rock pool rambles, and beachcombing walks, where you will discover what lies beyond the breakers by uncovering what has washed up on the shore. Bookings are essential to guarantee…