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Friends of Dandenong Valley Parklands

Friends of Dandenong Valley Parklands

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Greenfleet Planting Day at Cardinia Creek Parklands

Greenfleet Planting Day at Cardinia Creek Parklands

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Location: Volunteer

Friends of the Helmeted Honeyeater Nursery

Friends of the Helmeted Honeyeater Nursery

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Location: Volunteer

Mulching with Ranger in Charge Des Lucas at Braeside Park

Mulching with Ranger in Charge Des Lucas at Braeside Park

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Location: Volunteer

Planting at Braeside Park

Planting at Braeside Park

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Location: Volunteer

Bird Monitoring on French Island

Bird Monitoring on French Island

1 year ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Volunteer

Water Analysis of the Maribyrnong River

Water Analysis of the Maribyrnong River

1 year ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Volunteer

Planting Along the Maribyrnong River Trail

Planting Along the Maribyrnong River Trail

1 year ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Volunteer

Discover more about your local park by becoming a volunteer or joining a Friends group.

You’ll meet new people, connect with your community, learn new skills and feel great, all while helping the environment.

Anyone can volunteer or become a friend.

Volunteers are involved in a range of activities such as:

  • seed collecting and plant propagation
  • fencing
  • garden bed maintenance
  • litter collection
  • GPS monitoring and data collection
  • track inspections
  • administration
  • research and survey work
  • communication and awareness raising
  • providing visitor information
  • guided walks.

Further information about volunteering with Parks Victoria is available from the Volunteer Park Note or by calling 13 1963.

Other ways to volunteer

There are also many other community groups and organisations that provide opportunities to volunteer and help look after Victoria’s parks and bays.

For example, you can volunteer with:

For a more detailed listing of volunteer opportunities in Victoria, visit I can do that - Victoria's volunteering portal, an online community and information resource for Victorian volunteers and volunteering organisations.

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What's on for March in Albert Park

1 Mar 2015 - 31 Mar 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.

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Westerfolds parkrun

7 Mar 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams and dogs are all welcome! Westerfolds parkrun occurs every Saturday morning. We're based near the main carpark off the Fitzsimons Lane entrance, and the course is run entirely on sealed paths within the…

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Westerfolds parkrun

14 Mar 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams and dogs are all welcome! Westerfolds parkrun occurs every Saturday morning. We're based near the main carpark off the Fitzsimons Lane entrance, and the course is run entirely on sealed paths within the…

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Fromage a Trois - Cheese and Cider Festival

15 Mar 2015 11:00am-5:00pm

Fromage a Trois – Cheese and Cider Festival will showcase Australian Speciality cheese and cider makers, together with compliment products, set within the spectacular grounds of Werribee park. Visitors will be able to sample, experience and purchase produce while enjoying relaxing music from the main stage.