Friends groups A-Z listing
This group is associated with the Baw Baw National Park.
|Address:||C/- Post Office, Walhalla 3825|
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Andy Gillham|
|Phone:||(03) 5165 3204|
The Old Post Office Museum, located at 111 Yarra Street, Warrandyte, is open on Saturdays and Sundays and Public Holidays from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm. And other times by appointment - telephone (03) 9844 4176. Visit the website for information about meetings and activities.
|Address:||PO Box 67, Warrandyte 3113|
|Phone:||(03) 9844 4176|
For information from Parks Victoria contact Ranger David Jenson on (03) 5289 4100. This group is associated with Bay of Islands Coastal Park.
|Address:||PO Box 426, Warrnambool VIC 3280|
|Address:||PO Box 387, Werribee 3030|
|Contact:||Parks Victoria Ranger Adam Smith|
|Phone:||(03) 8734 5100|
Group associated with Point Gellibrand Historic Park. For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Edena Critch on (03) 9393 9222.
|Address:||PO Box 189, Williamstown 3016|
|Phone:||(03) 9397 5423|
For information from Parks Victoria contact the Halls Gap Office on (03) 5361 4000. This group is associated with the Grampians National Park.
|Address:||PO Box 647, Horsham VIC 3401|
For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Monica Muranyi on (03) 5672 1066. This group is associated with the State Coal Mine - Wonthaggi.
|Address:||c/- PO Box 453, Wonthaggi VIC 3995|
|Phone:||(03) 5672 5990|
25 Jun 2014
Revised fee structures for camping in Victoria’s parks and reserves come into effect from 1 July 2014. The user pays approach will apply to 197 out of 680 campsites in Victoria’s national, state and coastal parks and reserves. The fees will be used to maintain campsite facilities and services across…
10 Jul 2014 10:00am-10:45am
How did the Flame Robin get his red chest? Stories and fun craft activities for children aged 3-5 years and their families.
10 Jul 2014 1:00pm-2:30pm
Celebrate NAIDOC Week by learning about some Australian plants eaten by Indigenous people and explore the bush foods garden at the Yiruk Wamoon Keeping Place.
10 Jul 2014 5:30pm-10:00pm
Come and discover Melbourne's nocturnal wildlife on this behind the scenes spotlight tour. 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 spectacular sunset views from Gellibrand Hill, followed by an Aussie BBQ under…
The Australian Alps: 8 Wonderful Winter ShotsView post | Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09.22
Calling all landscape architects - AILA (Australian Institute of Landscape Archi...Calling all landscape architects - AILA (Australian Institute of Landscape Architects) has been invited to be the exclusive creator of a pop-up park within the IUCN World Parks Congress. The design focus is a curated public space within the main pavilion at Sydney Olympic Park. http://www.aila.org.au/news/2014/140702-wpc2014.htm If you have a vision to convey the health and wellbeing benefits of urban spaces, then they want to hear from you!View post | Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17.12
Great work!Great work!http://sphotos-h.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t1.0-9/p100x100/10514570_807898905907007_5499830968556920008_n.jpgFriends of Agnes FallsProgress Report, Tuesday 8 July 2014........Here they are! Some new picnic tables installed, looking great, and already in use!!(And the new toilet block almost finished.)View post | Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12.18
http://scontent-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/t1.0-9/p100x100/10462472_767337893289357_4438508424688380133_n.jpgDEPI Loddon MalleeDEPI Land and Fire Officer, Tim, took these snaps at Gunbower recently, which show Reedy Lagoon filling with water due to the North Central CMA's environmental watering.Just a reminder if you're heading to Gunbower for school holidays or to have a squiz at how the Forest looks with the environmental watering, that some roads and tracks may be closed.However, access to the forest is still available on the higher elevated areas including the River Track and Koondrook Track.To find out exactly how you can get to the perfect campsite, check the public access map on DEPI's website http://www.depi.vic.gov.au/forestry-and-land-use/visiting-parks-and-forests/visiting-state-forests/public-access-map or call DEPI on 136 186 orParks Victoria on 13 1963.To minimise risk to public safety and prevent damage to roads, some roads and tracks will be closed during the environmental water delivery. These roads will be progressively reopened as water subsides. Penalties apply for breaching road closures, damaging gates or driving off-road.For information about environmental watering, contact the North Central CMA on 03 5448 7124 or www.nccma.vic.gov.au.View post | Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09.28
Please note: The Lyrebird Survey is now fully booked. Thankyou to everyone who...Please note: The Lyrebird Survey is now fully booked. Thankyou to everyone who responded. It's time for the annual Lyrebird Survey Weekend at Kinglake National Park. Come along to learn more about lyrebirds and see the spectacular male lyrebirds performing their song to woo the passing females during breeding season. Find out more about this fun event and register your attendance here. http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/kinglake-national-park/events/annual-lyrebird-survey-weekend3View post | Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15.23