Merri Creek Management Committee and Friends of Merri Creek are holding a planting event at the end of Jukes Rd, near Merri Creek this weekend. Much of the creek vegetation has been assisted by regular plantings over the last 50 years to restore a semblance of native habitat along the creek corridor.
You are invited to join this ‘Habitat Heroes’ planting on Sunday 23rd August.
Planting, walks & free BBQ
including Vegetarian and Halal food
Sunday 23rd August,
Eastern end of Jukes Rd Fawkner, (Melway 18 A2)
Featuring planting, Wurundjeri Elder Caring for Country presentation, guided bird watch, self-guided walks to learn about 10 top plants for providing habitat, and BBQ.
These planting events are a lot of fun to do together. Bring kids along to help too.
For enquiries phone Ray or Monica at MCMC on 9380 8199 or 0421 683 926 on the day.
The plantings are Funded by the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust and the State Government’s Communities for Nature. Supported by Moreland City Council.