Friends groups A-Z listing
This group is associated with Hattah-Kulkyne National Park.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Yapeet Office|
|Phone:||(03) 5395 7221|
Monthly meetings - first Wednesday of every month at Raleigh Road Activity Centre, 54 Raleigh Road Maribyrnong (the old RSL building) starting at 7:30pm. Planting and revegetation maintenance days - Wednesday mornings at various points along the Maribyrnong River and associated parklands (including Brimbank Park), from 10:00am. Meet at the Warwick Court car park (Melways Reference 27 J4). Our website is updated regularly with event and planting details. Contact Parks Victoria Ranger - phone (03) 9334 0500.
|Address:||PO Box 266, Ascot Vale VIC 3032|
|Contact:||Judy Ingram, President|
|Phone:||(03) 9367 2562|
Contact at Parks Victoria is Ranger Reece Taranto on (03) 9782 7777.
|Address:||PO Box 7356, Beaumaris 3193|
|Contact:||Ray Lewis, President|
|Phone:||0408 308 768|
Activities include snorkelling, Reefwatch, seagrass and rock reef monitoring, developing information and interpretative signs, conducting educational walks, habitat mapping and underwater photography.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Emily Matheson|
|Phone:||(03) 9393 9222|
Marine Care is involved in marine debris surveys, marine plant and animal surveys, sea grass monitoring, pest plant and animal removal and community education.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Brooke Connor|
|Phone:||0422 705 768|
The group meet on the 1st Monday and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 9.30 am to 3.30 pm at Le Page Homestead, Hawkstowe Picnic Area, Gordons Road South Morang (Melway ref: 183 J7). The group is involved with the restoration and extension of the historic farmhouse garden, including the propagation of cottage plants. Bring morning tea, lunch and gardening gloves.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Ross Mugavin|
|Phone:||(03) 9407 9900|
This small group involves the community to help develop ideas to protect and enhance this wildlife corridor. Associated with the Dandenong Ranges National Park.
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Julia Pickwick|
|Phone:||(03) 9757 7777|
Contact at Parks Victoria is Ranger Julia Pickwick, phone (03) 9757 7777. Group is associated with the Dandenong Ranges National Park.
|Address:||PO Box 7, Montrose 3765|
|Phone:||(03) 9723 4700|
04 Sep 2015
September is biodiversity month, and this week Lavers Hill K-12 College visited the stunning Triplet Falls near Apollo Bay to experience and explore nature first hand. Together with local ranger Gary Summers, Years 5 -8 walked the Triplet Falls Circuit, a two kilometre loop walk which takes about one hour.…
1 Jul 2015 12:00am - 30 Jun 2016 12:00am
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 Sep 2015 7:00am-11:00am
Celebrate dads everywhere and raise vital funds to support men’s health and the important role fathers play in the lives of Australian children. This is a fun, family-friendly event open to all ages and abilities, with two cycling events to choose from: The Mattioli Challenge – 7.00am The Family Bike…
12 Sep 2015 - 13 Sep 2015
Race against the clock DOWN everyone’s favourite track 13! This is NOT a downhill specific race, more a timed run down the track. Everyone is encouraged to enter. Doesn’t matter what type of bike you have, AM, XC, DH, HT, BMX or even a unicycle, they all go down hills…
19 Sep 2015 9:30am - 20 Sep 2015 5:00pm
The event features an extensive display of local wildflowers, with twice daily bus tours, (bookings essential), and a major photographic competition in the categories of local landscapes, flora and fauna. Other features for the weekend will include static displays and digital presentations from the Friends Group, the Inglewood Eucalyptus Museum,…