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Friends of French Island

The group meets on the third Saturday of each month (prior notice is necessary to arrange for transport) from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.

Activities vary, and can include cleaning up the beach, planting and weeding as well as observational work such as bird and koala counts and flora surveys.

For information from Parks Victoria, contact Ranger Scott Coutts on (03) 5980 1294.

Contact details

Address: 11 Raymond Ave, Frankston 3199
Contact: Meredith Sherlock
Phone: 03 9770 5229

 

 

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Koala Conservation Day

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