Wildflowers in bloom

Bulbine bulbosa - Bulbine Lily (1)
Lotus australis var. australis - Austral Trefoil (1)
Dillwynia glaberrima - Heath or Smooth Parrot-pea (3)
Wahlenbergia stricta - Tall Bluebell (4)
Cynoglossum australe - Australian Hound's-tongue (1)

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Dec 2014 bird survey

Superb Fairy-wren

The survey lists 40 species. The interesting observations were the number of blue-coloured Superb Fairy-wrens (24), the five Australian Reed-warblers, 23 European Greenfinch and a pair of Australian Wood Ducks - although common, the latter species … [Read More...]

BioBlitz 2014 comes to Westgate Park

Lamprima latreillii - Golden Green Stag Beetle (4)

On Saturday 15th Nov, citizens joined scientists from Museum Victoria at the Park to identify species and record their sightings on BowerBird.  Here are some of the team and the insects they found: This is one of … [Read More...]

Volunteer hours grow


The Friends clocked up 15,700 volunteer hours in the Park in 2013/14 - an average of 1,309 hours/month. This is 7.1% of the volunteer effort in Parks Victoria parks across Victoria! 2014/15 is shaping up to be even better with the Green Army's contribution averaging an … [Read More...]