News Archives
2020
Restoring swamps in the Merri catchment. Read the Hanna Swamp Discussion Paper: Analysing the gaps in policy and planning for wetlands within Melbourne’s urban growth areas. Hanna Swamp 14th August 2020
Restoring swamps in the Merri catchment. Read the Hanna Swamp Discussion Paper: Analysing the gaps in policy and planning for wetlands within Melbourne’s urban growth areas. .
2019
Muddy Merri troubles update 20th May 2019
Muddy Merri Troubles, continues. .
Successful community grant from Melbourne Water 29th April 2019
Successful grant from Melbourne Water. .
Nature Glenelg Trust Paper. New discussion paper from the Nature Glenelg Trust 18th March 2019
Nature Glenelg Trust Paper. .
2018
Lost land at Marran Baba Parklands. Loss at VCAT for Merri Creek land 14th November 2018
Lost land at Marran Baba Parklands. .
Win for Spry Street campaign More land for Merri Creek 10th October 2018
Win for Spry Street campaign .
Media release: migratory birds returning 6th September 2018
Read about the return of migratory birds to Merri Creek..
For more information download this document
Media Release: FoMC say it’s time to raise Merri Creek awareness & appreciation 16th August 2018
FOMC Media Release. .
Successful grants for Merri Creek projects 14th August 2018
Successful FOMC grants..
Lost VCAT appeal 4th August 2018
VCAT appeal for Thomastown site.
Merri Creek gets muddy Merri gets muddy - twice! 12th July 2018
Merri Creek gets muddy.
VicRoads land, McBryde St Fawkner Update #2 on VicRoads land, McBryde St Fawkner. 12th July 2018
VicRoads land, McBryde St Fawkner.
Funding promise for the creeks 5th May 2018
Funding promise for the creeks.
Weed Orchids SWOT-ing weed orchids 5th May 2018
Weed Orchids .
VicRoads land off McBryde St, Fawkner for sale 5th May 2018
McBryde St, Fawkner.
Murnong Gathering Ninth Murnong gathering 20th February 2018
Murnong Gathering .
2016
Darebin Council to buy Lakeside College land 17th November 2016
Lakeside College land. .
New “Help the Blue-banded Bee” crowd-funding campaign 1st August 2016
Crowd-funding for the "Blue-banded Bee".
Changes along Merri path 4th July 2016
Changes to the Merri Path .
Action on Marran Baba Seeking action on Marran Baba 4th July 2016
Action on Marran Baba .
Woody Weed Whacking Woody Weeds get Whacked 4th July 2016
Woody Weed Whacking .
2015
Protecting the Upper Merri 6th January 2015
Submissions to protect biodiversity along the Merri. .
2014
Upper Merri developments 12th May 2014
Upper Merri developments .
Improving gorge-ous views 27th January 2014
Melbourne Water River Health incentives program grant for the restoration of native vegetation at Northcote Gorge. .