Friends groups A-Z listing
The group meets every second month on the third Wednesday of that month. For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Dan Bowen on (03) 5967 8000. This group is associated with the Bunyip State Park.
|Phone:||(03) 5628 7675|
For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Kevin Cosgriff on (03) 5754 4693. This group is associated with the Alpine National Park.
|Address:||PO Box 962, Mt Waverley VIC 3149|
|Phone:||1800 357 628|
The group meet on the third Saturday of every month from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm at Dandenong Ranges National Park, Ferntree Gully, Education Centre (Melway ref: 74 H5). They survey and band lyrebirds. Bring reports/feedback from the month's observation.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Julia Pickwick|
|Phone:||(03) 9757 7777|
06 May 2015
The huge contribution volunteers make to Victoria’s parks is being acknowledged this National Volunteer Week, 11-17 May 2015. Locally, the Friends of the Prom, along with volunteers who help out at the State Coal Mine are amongst those being thanked by Parks Victoria. The Friends of the Prom members have…
1 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year. Events range from fun runs and sporting tournaments to other community events. See the full calendar here.
6 May 2015 8:30am - 8 May 2015 6:00pm
Work alongside Parks Victoria in threatened species recovery monitoring for the four large Forest Owls including: Powerful, Barking, Masked and Sooty Owl. Approximately 4-5 hours each evening will be spent out in the field. The Forest Owl Monitoring program is managed by Parks Victoria. Activities involve owl playbacks for response,…
7 May 2015 5:30pm-10:00pm
Woodlands Historic Park comes to life at dusk with kangaroos, wallabies, possums and other wildlife springing into action. We will be looking out for the Eastern Barred Bandicoots and learning about the program to save them from extinction. We start the evening with a light dinner under the stars before…
9 May 2015 10:00am-2:00pm
Werribee Park’s on site nursery, which is run by all of our combined friends groups, is bursting at the seams with over 1600 plants now ready for sale. All of the plants have been propagated by Werribee Park volunteers and students. Plant sale will run from the Nursery area adjacent…