Volunteers & Members

*** WORKING BEES HAVE RESUMED ***

Wednesday and Sunday working bees have resumed following revised Victorian Government COVID-19 health guidelines.

Picture is illustrative! Please observe social distancing at all times during working bees.

The best way to help regenerate the indigenous landscape of Gardiners Creek is to volunteer at one of our regular working bees! These run for 2 hours and you don’t need to be a member to participate! Details below.

Wednesday Working Bees

Monthly on the LAST Wednesday of every month. 10:00am to 12:00pm.

The next Wednesday working bee is on Wednesday, 30th June, 2021.

Sunday Working Bees

Monthly on the THIRD Sunday of every month. 10:00am to 12:00pm.

The next Sunday working bee is on Sunday, 20th June, 2021.

Schools & groups

Site tours, planting days and working bees, by appointment.

Please contact us for more information.


Meeting point

The meeting point for working bees is at the picnic tables towards the northern end of Glenburn Bend Park in Glen Iris.
This is about halfway between Great Valley Road and High Street, about halfway between the Monash Freeway and Gardiners Creek.

Google maps location – http://www.bit.ly//FOGCV-meeting-point
Melway reference – Map 59 towards the south-east corner of Grid J7.


Special events

National Tree Day
Sunday 1st August 2021
More details coming soon.


Past events

Clean Up Australia Day, Sunday 7th March, 2021. The 2021 event was a huge success with rubbish collected including couches, chairs, tables, hoses and a microwave oven.

https://www.cleanupaustraliaday.org.au/fundraisers/trevorphillips/1612246770


Let us know you’re coming


Memberships

Becoming a member of Friends of Gardiners Creek Valley helps us all invest in the beauty of the wildlife corridor.


Perks

Free members newsletter

We distribute three newsletters per annum to financial members. These include details of our latest activities, local and environmental news.

Event invitations

Members are automatically invited to all of our events, including our tree planting days, Annual General Meetings and end of year gatherings.

Joining a community

Would you like to join a community that’s passionate about your local environment? You can connect with like-minded members!


Membership is only $10 per financial year, per household.

Renewals of existing memberships are valid from date of receipt until 30/06/2021.

Applications for new memberships are valid from the date of approval until 30/06/2022.

Details for methods for payment will be sent after we have your contact details.

A renewal reminder for existing members will be sent after 30/06/2021 for the period 01/07/2021 to 30/06/2022.

New Membership application form and Membership Renewals

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