Friends of Merri Creek

20
Feb
2018

No GSM Survey or Kangaroo Grass Harvest

In case you didn’t notice, in 2017 FoMC didn’t hold our normal Golden Sun Moth Survey or Kangaroo Grass Seed Harvest. This is because there was no funding for a GSM Survey and we’ve basically achieved the aims of the original surveys; while the presence of South African Weed Orchids at Ngarri-djarrang meant the Kangaroo Grass Seed Harvest couldn’t continue

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20
Feb
2018

Ninth Murnong Gathering

The Merri and Edgars Creek Confluence Area Restoration Group’s Murnong Gathering on 11 November 2017 was bigger than the event in 2016, which we thought was pretty big then! With easily 200 people attending, perhaps they’re building up to an even bigger tenth event in 2018. Once again the day included, a warm Wurundjeri Welcome to Country from Aunty Di

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16
Oct
2017

Waterwatch Waterbug community sampling*

Waterwatch Waterbug community sampling* When Sun, October 29, 10am – 1pm Description *NOTE: only available for participants that have completed a Waterbug Census training session. Join the Waterwatch Coordinator on Merri Creek in Fawkner to collect data on waterbug diversity for Melbourne Water project priorities. The sessions will cover sampling and collecting of live macroinvertebrates, and identifying live macroinvertebrates to

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16
Oct
2017

Woody Weed Whacking at Bababi Marning

Woody Weed Whacking at Bababi Marning (Friends of Merri Creek) When Sun, October 29, 10:00am – 12:30pm Description Help to rid these native grasslands of Broom, Gorse and Briar Rose bushes. Light refreshments provided. Phone Ray 0422 989 166. Meet at gate opposite 111 Metrolink Circuit Campbellfield, Melway 180 J12. Map here.

16
Oct
2017

MECCARG Preparation for Murnong Gathering

MECCARG Preparation for Murnong Gathering When Sat, November 4, 1pm – 3pm Description Wear sturdy footwear and gloves. Phone: Mez 0435 875 100. Meet at Connolly Ave Coburg, south of Murray Rd bridge, Melway 18 A11. Map here Facebook