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|
25 Jan 2016
Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water Lisa Neville has released a discussion paper about the future plans for Point Nepean National Park (see media release: Community invited to have a say on Point Nepean). Engagement with the community about the site’s future has commenced, with a master plan for…
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.
14 Feb 2016 10:00am-3:00pm
Workshops on companion planting, free grafting demonstrations will be happening all day - no booking required and the local CWA are coming on board to provide food and refreshments. Rotary members will be directing traffic via Gate 5 so you won't have so far to walk with your new trees.…
19 Feb 2016 - 28 Feb 2016
Sly Rat Theatre Co. in conjunction with The Living Museum of the West and Maribyrnong Council presents William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night's Dream. Sly Rat Theatre Co. is excited to announce that its first production for 2016 is Shakespeare’s most popular comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream! In association with The…
20 Feb 2016 3:30pm-8:30pm
The Nepean Conservation Group will hold their annual general meeting at Badcoe Hall, followed by a BYO picnic dinner at the Parade Ground. Guest speaker will be Bradley Fauteux, Parks Victoria Chief Executive Officer. Interested community members and children are welcome to attend. Parking available at the Quarantine Station Car…