Merri Creek Management Committee

Nest Boxes Wallan Park WEG and ScoutsThere's lots of events happening at the top of the Merri catchment involving the Upper Merri Landcare Facilitator, Chris Cobern. Some recent events were: Workshop on Nesting Boxes for Wildlife on 29 June at Wallan Scout Hall (photo); Wallan Environment Group planted 270 plants in and around the Indigenous Use Garden at Taylors Creek Reserve in Wallan on 13 June; various local groups removed patches of Blackberry, Gorse and Briar Rose from along the Bendigo-Kilmore Rail Trail on 10 April;  Wallan Secondary College students and others planted 1000 native trees and shrubs along at Hadfield Park in Wallan on 4 April as part of the Hadfield Park Naturalisation project.

Chris's position is hosted by MCMC with a grant from Victorian Government Landcare Facilitators. For more detail, see the latest Upper Merri Landcare News HERE, or subscribe to receive their newsletter (and other events) HERE.