Community Diary

Badger Creek planting

Join Landcare members to revegetate the banks of Badger Creek near Healesville Sanctuary on Sunday 19 May from 10am to noon for a morning of planting.

BYO gloves. No pets. Morning tea provided.

Parking is available at the corner of Badger Creek Road and Bluegum Drive.

RSVP to Karen for catering on 5962 5115.

VIEW lunch

The next Yarra Valley VIEW Club Lunch is on Tuesday 28 May at Yering Meadows Golf Club at 12 noon.

Bookings are essential. Call Wendy on 0438 625 556.


The Healesville Ladies Probus Club meets every third Friday of the month at 10am in the Senior Citizens Hall.

Guests can make new friends who will enrich their lives in retirement.

There’s no fund-raising involved and new members will be made very welcome.

Call secretary Nancy Closter on 5962 3713.

Bird watching

Develop bird observing skills and learn from others while volunteering to monitor the critically-endangered helmeted honeyeater.

No previous experience is needed.

An induction program starts in May.

Good general fitness is required.

This is a year-round role, out in the bush in all types of weather.

Those who can commit to one morning each month should email Sue:

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