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Sunday Activities - Usually on the 4th Sunday of the Month, 10 am to 12 Noon (March to November)


WHAT TO BRING: You will need old clothes and sturdy shoes, gardening gloves, a parka, or hat and sunscreen, and a water bottle. A cuppa is usually provided. You may also like to bring insect repellent. You don't have to stay for the entire session - even an hour of your time would make a valuable contribution to the Yarra Valley Park environment.

 

Sunday 24 September – 10 am to 12 Noon – Tikalara Park, Templestowe (Mel 22 C12)

Planting near the Mullum Mullum Creek. Drive to the corner of Blackburn Rd and Websters Rd Templestowe (Mel 34 D2) then go west just past the Council Mulching depot to a gate that enters Tikalara Park. Drive through the gate and follow signs along the access track, going slowly with your hazard lights flashing. Park by the signs, then follow signs to the planting site.

 

Sunday 22 October – 10 am to 12 Noon – Murundaka Swamp (Mel 32 K2)

Follow Cleveland Ave all the way around past the Rosanna Golf Club (Mel 32 K2). Park near the Friends sign in Cleveland Ave. Walk through the nearby gate and follow additional signs down to the planting site.

 

Sunday 26 November – 10 am to 12 Noon – Mount Lofty, Wonga Park (Mel 279 A6)

A circuit walk in this outlying part of Warrandyte State Park to finish the year. Meet at the car park at Wittons Reserve, Reserve Road, Wonga Park. To organise car pooling contact Graham on 94320163. We’ll follow the river much of the way and finish up where we started. You could bring a picnic lunch.

 

End of year BBQ, Wednesday December 13th – from 6:30 pm – Westerfolds Park

BYO everything. BBQ hotplate and shelter provided. The BBQ will go ahead even if it is raining.
Enter Westerfolds Park from Fitzsimons Lane (Mel 33 G2), and then follow the signs to the Eucalypt Picnic Area, Red Stringybark carpark (Mel 33 F1).

 

Plant Nursery and Friends Shed, 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the Month at the Westerfolds Depot (Melway 33F1)

On the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month (Currently on hold. Restarts 13 & 27 Sept). Any time between 9am and Noon. Meet at Westerfolds Park Depot (Melway 33 F1). Everyone welcome. No experience necessary. Even just an hour or two of your time makes a difference. Join us for morning tea at 10:30am.




Committee Meetings at the Westerfolds Depot (Melway 33F1)

Usually the 4th Thursday of the month, 7.30pm. Next meetings are:

  • Thursday September 28th 2017, 7.30pm
  • Thursday October 26th 2017, 7.30pm
  • No meeting in November. See you at the BBQ.
  • End of year BBQ, 6.30pm Wednesday December 6th 2017.