All Volunteer Activities on Parks Victoria Land have been Cancelled.

Sunday Activities - 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 22 March – Sweeneys Flats, Eltham 10 am to 12 Noon (Mel 22 B11)

Maintenance of previous plantings. Checking and replacing tree guards. Some weeding around the plants. Bring a mattock or other weeding tool if you have one. If not, tools will be provided. Park at the end of Sweeneys Lane and follow the signs.

Thursday 23 April: Additional activity with Friends of Warrandyte State Park:

Woody weeds in Candlebark Park. Meet at the end of O’Briens Lane (Mel 33 J1) at (details soon)

Sunday 26 April –Westerfolds grassland, Westerfolds Park, Templestowe 10am to 12 (Mel 33 F1)

Maintenance of indigenous planting/regeneration site. Plant banksias, fix fences, remove over-abundant Cassinias. Bring a mattock or other tool if you have one for weeding around the plants. If not, tools will be provided. Long grass, so wear long pants. Veer right after entering Westerfolds Park from Fitzsimons Lane, then follow signs to Red Gum car park. There will be signposts from there.

Sunday 24 May Murundaka Park, Lower Plenty 10 am to 12 Noon (Mel 32 K2)

Maintenance of previous planting, and some new planting. Bring a mattock or other weeding tool if you have one. If not, tools will be provided. Long grass, so wear long pants. 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 site.

The Plant Nursery is being maintained at this time of low demand, but no extra help is needed at present.

Committee meetings are usually 4th Thursday at 7.30 pm in the Meeting Room at Westerfolds Park (Mel 33 F1). Next meetings are Thursdays: 26 March, 23 April, 28 May.