Frequent prescribed burning in resprouting eucalypt forests: are we burning away the bush

The next topic at the Creswick Seminar Series is, Frequent prescribed burning in resprouting eucalypt forests: are we burning way the bush? presented by Dr Luke Collins Department of Ecology, Environment and Evolution, Latrobe University.

Friday the 30th of June 9:30-10:30 am
Stage 2 Lecture Theatre, Creswick Campus School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences, Faculty of Science, The University of Melbourne, Water Street, Creswick. This is also available by webinar @

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Making Sense of Sustainability this Sunday

The Ecolinc Sustainability Expo on Sunday 26th March 2017 is a fun-filled community learning event. Highlights include: workshops, demonstrations, market, talk to the techsperts, food, music, competitions and much, much more. It is a free family event.

There is so much happening that you need to go to this link to see what is on offer. Learn how to make a nest box or watch the bird of prey demonstration.

Ecolinc is at  17-23 Labilliere Street, Bacchus Marsh Bacchus Marsh and just a stroll through Maddingley Park from the railway station.


Become a friend of the new park

Epacris impressa in Canadian Forest

Epacris impressa in Canadian Forest

A reminder that the Friends of Canadian Corridor is holding its first general meeting of the year at Earth Ed, Olympic Avenue, Mt Clear at 7pm Wednesday 15th February.
Guest speaker is Alex Schipperen Parks Victoria  Ranger Team Leader for the Canadian Regional Park. Alex will be able to bring us up to date with Parks Victoria latest works and issues in the Park.
All friends and members welcome to attend.
Friends wishing to become paid up members are most welcome to complete membership applications with the treasurer Peter at the meeting. Light refreshment at the conclusion
Further information Jeff Rootes Secretary 0408 509 591