Merri Creek Management Committee

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung People of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the land of the Merri Merri.

Merri Creek / Yarra River confluenceWednesday 25 May

Please join Wurundjeri Woi wurrung Elder Uncle Dave Wandin and MCMC’s Angela Foley for a guided walk on Wednesday 25th May 2022. We will walk together to the confluence of Merri Creek and Birrarung (Yarra River) and highlight interlinked cultural and natural stories such as Wurundjeri Woi wurrung seasons and language.

You may be interested in a related Webinar slide show Talking Merri Birrarung: Caring for Country where the Merri flows into Birrarung (Yarra River) (Part 1 - 8.12.21)

Please register for one of the two walks (numbers capped at 28 people per walk):

Meeting place: Dights Falls Carpark, Trenerry Crescent, Abbotsford (see Google map).

Please note that participants over 12 years old must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

Supported by Yarra City Council Investing in Community Partnership Grants.

Wurundjeri panel - featureSee a web version of these fabulous panels which celebrate the outstanding community achievement since 1975 in transforming Merri Creek from a weed-smothered drain to a much-loved waterway running through a bushland corridor: fronts of panels (17MB file); backs of panels (9MB file).

The two metre size panels were originally displayed at libraries and other public places throughout the Merri Creek catchment over 16 months until late 2016, in celebration of MCMC's 25th Anniversary.