Campaigns

VCAT permits first tower of The Great Wall of Frankston

VCAT permits first tower of The Great Wall of Frankston

From the Mornington Environment Association (22/5/24)…   VCAT permits first tower of The Great Wall of Frankston On April 19 VCAT approved the building of a 14 storey highrise retail and apartment complex at 446-450 Nepean Highway within Precinct 4, “The Promenade”, of the Frankston…

Save Western Port Woodlands

Save Western Port Woodlands

Save Western Port Woodlands Dear Woodlanders The clock is ticking on our efforts to secure part of the former Holden Proving Ground for conservation. To recap, this is about 400 hectares of very high grade remnant woodland which forms the central chunk of the Western Port Woodlands and is…

Help  “Stop The Great Wall of Frankston”

Help “Stop The Great Wall of Frankston”

Help stop The Great Wall Campaign   The “Stop The Great Wall ”  Campaign needs your support. There are two ways you can help:   – by attending the rescheduled VCAT meeting commencing 10 am on Tuesday 22nd February in the city: 55 King St., Melbourne.…

Thousands petition to move Harry Potter event out of Melbourne nature reserve

Thousands petition to move Harry Potter event out of Melbourne nature reserve

From ABC News (30/12/23)… Thousands petition to move Harry Potter event out of Melbourne nature reserve When Michelle Thomas nursed two baby wallabies back to health, she was told the Briars nature reserve was the only safe place left to release them on Victoria’s Mornington…

Help save the Beleura Cliff Path

Help save the Beleura Cliff Path

Help save the Beleura Cliff Path It was great to see a full house for the meeting re the restoration of the Beleura Cliff Path. Derek Ritter from the council answered questions and said it would be a minimum of eighteen months before repair would…

Urgent: Meeting  against holding Harry Potter at The Briars

Urgent: Meeting against holding Harry Potter at The Briars

Meeting to oppose having the Harry Potter at The Briars The campaign opposing the holding of the Harry Potter event at The Briars will hold a meeting at The Mornington Yacht Club on Monday 29th January, from 7.30 – 8.30 pm. The event will include…

Urgent: Help save important bird habitat at Toondah Harbour

Urgent: Help save important bird habitat at Toondah Harbour

From Birdlife Australia (15/1/2/23)… We’re in a race against time to save important bird habitat at Toondah Harbour!   Here’s why: Walker Corporation has proposed to destroy the important natural wetland area at Toondah Harbour to build 3,600 luxury apartments and a 200 berth marina…

URGENT – Stop the Great Wall of Frankston

URGENT – Stop the Great Wall of Frankston

From the MEA president (12/12/23)…   Stop the Great Wall of Frankston Dear MEA members and supporters, Please make a brief submission to Frankston Council, by Mon Dec 18th – objecting to their changing planning to allow massive high-rise on the waterfront, blocking the rest…

Save Our Cliff Path Public Meeting

Save Our Cliff Path Public Meeting

Safe Our Beleura Cliff Path – Public Meeting  The future of the scenic and popular Beleura Cliff Path is under threat. If you care about this public path please come to the public meeting at 5pm at on Monday December 11 at the Mornington Yacht Club.…

Endorse an Open Letter to the the Premier to stop logging

Endorse an Open Letter to the the Premier to stop logging

From  Victorian National Parks Association, an invitation to help in their campaign…   An Open Letter to the the Premier Two and a half years ago we did something big for nature in the west. For the dusty paws of Brush-tailed Phascogales in the Wombat, the Monitor Lizards…