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Open Space Strategy – Workshop with Friends Groups

Open Space Strategy – Workshop with Friends Groups

  From Mornington Peninsula Shire (14/7/24)…   Open Space Strategy – Workshop with Friends Groups Good afternoon Friends Groups, On behalf of the Shire, I would like to invite you to attend a workshop to help shape our new Open Space Strategy. The aim of…

Victory:   VCAT rejects The Great Wall of Frankston!

Victory: VCAT rejects The Great Wall of Frankston!

From the Mornington Environment Association (14/7/24)… VCAT has denied the application to build a 14 storey high rise apartment at 438-444 Nepean Highway Objectors to the proposal are delighted. They include the Long Island Residents Group, Kananook Creek Association, Mornington Environment Association and Port Phillip…

BERG Winter Newsletter 2024

BERG Winter Newsletter 2024

From Balcombe Estuary Reserves Group (July, 2024)…   BERG Winter Newsletter 2024 It’s been seven years in the making, but on Tuesday 11 June the Mornington Peninsula Shire Councillors voted unanimously in favour of a planning amendment that will see the Balcombe Estuary Reserves given the…

Devilbend Foundation May Newsletter

Devilbend Foundation May Newsletter

From the Devilbend Foundation …   Devilbend Foundation May Newsletter Autumn is upon us and the colour of the bush canopy doesn’t change much – but look at the forest floor. The fungi are out. As the soil becomes damper and begins to cool, up they…

An invitation to a talk on the future of Frankston

From the Proudly Frankston Campaign (21/6/24)…  Interested in the Future of Frankston? Read the invitation Back to News  

News from the Friends of the Mornington Railway Reserve June 2004

News from the Friends of the Mornington Railway Reserve June 2004

There’s been a lot of work being done in the Mornington Railway Reserve… News and Pictures from the Mornington Railway Reserve  – June 2004 The Mornington Railway Reserve is one of the few local Grassy Woodland sites to retain such an excellent biodiversity of indigenous flora…

MP Landcare Network Newsletter June 2024

MP Landcare Network Newsletter June 2024

From the Mornington Peninsula Landcare Network (15/6/24)… Mornington Peninsula Landcare Network – Newsletter June 2024 Contents Special Feature: Phosphorous and Native Plants From Our Landcare Facilitator For Your Diary News from Around the Peninsula News Bites Odd Spot: Yara-ma-yha-who State of the Environment Grants Local…

May Newsletter for environmental volunteers and landcarers

From the Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Action (DEECA) (23/5/24)    May Newsletter for environmental volunteers and landcarers In this edition: National Volunteer Week Beechworth wins national Keep Australia Beautiful Tidy Town Award Grants Training Conference opportunity   Read the Newsletter Back to News…

Beleura Cliff Path  Working Bee, May 2024

Beleura Cliff Path Working Bee, May 2024

From Friends of the Beleura Cliff Path, a report of their May working bee…   Beleura Cliff Path Working Bee, May 2024 Read the report Back to News    

Experts weigh in on Murray-Darling Basin plans

Experts weigh in on Murray-Darling Basin plans

From Cosmos (24/4/24)… Experts weigh in on Murray-Darling Basin plans One of Australia’s leading science academies is calling for an overhaul of the Murray Darling Basin’s governance system as part of a 50-year vision for Australia’s largest water region. The basin, which extends over a…