Let’s Act for the Yarra

A new report highlights the problems facing the Yarra River and calls for a Yarra River Protection Act to address them. Summary The report, Let’s Act for the Yarra, co-produced by Environmental Justice Australia and the Yarra Riverkeepers Association, finds that the key problems faced by the river include poor water quality, overdevelopment of the…

Tall Trees and Tributaries

Scenes on the Yarra is a series of 7 site-specific performance workshops that end with community celebrated performance. The projects are planned along the length of the river from the headwaters to the sea. Tall Trees and Tributaries Sunday 19th April 4.30pm Free Event All Ages Federation Square & Birrarung Marr Tall Trees and Tributaries brought…

Waterway Reflections

A unique environmental arts project involving artists, historians, scientists, and indigenous knowledge keepers. Celebrate Healesville’s waterways with us.   Sat November 15, 4.30 – 6.30 pm Be led on a walk and experience interwoven stories, living sculptures, and creative installations as we follow the trail of the Platypus habitat. Free all ages event. The trail…

the Great Forest National Park

Victoria’s Great Forest Experience – Melbourne’s New Playground Just 60 kilometre’s East of Melbourne there grows some of the tallest tree’s on earth. In their high canopy a plethora of gliders, owls and the tiny Leadbeater’s Possum dwells. These forests have flourished along the great divide under rich rainfall patterns and provide most of Melbourne’s…

volunteer to help search for Leadbeater’s Possum

Would you like to help search for Leadbeater’s Possum in the wild and be part of a long term ecological monitoring project run by Professor David Lindenmayer of the Australian National University? Then we could use your help with some stag watching evenings this summer. In this program volunteers are taken out to one of…