Calendar of Events

Events listed are usually FoBR events and all visitors are welcome and we may include other events of interest -

Keep an eye on our Facebook page here or on FoBR home page -  for any updates or necessary changes of plans


2017 Activities - 

Anytime - Weed spotters wanted

Parks Victoria has received funds to conduct Sallow Wattle control activities. If you know of any plants in the park, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the location and approximate number of plants. If we get comprehensive coverage of its whereabouts, we may be able to eliminate this weed from the Brisbane Ranges.

Saturday 7 October -  Airing of the Quilts and Reunion at Steiglitz  - 10am -3pm 

Sunday 8 October  -  FoBR event - mapping Sallow Wattle around Savannah Track - meet at depot.

Saturday 28 October -  

Moorabool Catchment Landcare Group is holding a threatened species day at the Mechanics Institute in Ballan  from 10-2.   There will be giveaways, talks and displays on threatened bats, frogs,birds and phascogales.

Sunday 12 November - FoBR  - Waterwatch in Sutherlands Creek below Steiglitz

Sunday 10 December  - FoBR end of year break up. - Stony Creek Picnic Ground -  11am to 2pm

The VNPA and Friends of Brisbane Ranges invite you to join us to celebrate our achievements and remember where NatureWatch began.

Listen to presentations about our special grass-trees, and a report back on what we've discovered about the impacts of Phytophthora cinnamomi. Then, join us for a short bushwalk to discover the beauty of the 'Brissies'. There will also be family-friendly activities for our younger visitors.

Contact: Christine Connelly, NatureWatch Coordinator via  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone the VNPA office on 03 9341 6500.

This is a free event and lunch will be provided by the VNPA.  Registration is required ( Please contact Colin if you can't register online.