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 Judi Turnham, ph. (03) 9757 7777. Group is associated with the Dandenong Ranges National Park.
|Address:||PO Box 7, Montrose 3765|
|Phone:||(03) 9723 4700|
29 Jun 2015 - 10 Jul 2015
Join a ranger to discover Wilsons Promontory National Park this winter. Adventure through forest tracks, along Tidal River and amongst boulders of the rocky shore. Help celebrate National Aborigines and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week by creating a stencil art banner. Discover the unique flora of the Prom and…
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Jul 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.
7 Jul 2015 10:00am-3:00pm
Have you ever wondered what owls eat? Children dissect an owl pellet and find out exactly what their barn owl has been eating. A great session for young biologists! (All-weather activity). Session times: 10:00am – 12:00pm (Year 3 - 5) 1:00 – 3:00pm (Years 6 - 8)
8 Jul 2015 10:00am-12:00pm
Be a palaeontologist for the day! What can fossils show us about the diet of dinosaurs? Why did they have claws? Learn how modern animals teach us about the behaviour of prehistoric creatures and make your own fossil replica to take home. All weather activity.