The fierce winds on 2 October 2013 snapped and, in many cases, uprooted a number of mature trees in the Park. The lovely big Red Gum (Eucalyptus camaldulensis) not far from the BBQ shows how resilient our native species can be despite a very dry summer.
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Albert Park Primary students help out
150 Grade 4 students from Albert Park Primary spent several hours at the Park on Thursday 21 Aug, planting, exploring and finding insects to study. Thanks to EcoCentre for organising the event and our many volunteers for their patient guidance. … [Read More...]
Saltmarsh reveg 1st gets Minister’s backing
On 30 July, Minister Smith, Vic Minister for Environment, announced at Westgate Park that the Friends' application for funding was successful under the Communities for Nature Grants Program for their salt marsh project at the southern end of the salt lake.
As far as we … [Read More...]