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Guided Night Walk – Burnt Bridge Thu14Apr 1815-1930

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For Members and their guests and interested members of the public, Wildlife Unlimited took a guided walk through the forest at Lake Tyers. What we saw On a beautiful moonlit night; Sugar Gliders brawling, Several Yellow-bellied Gliders, Several microbats and the Large-footed Myotis (a bat that flys just above the Lake surface and skims the […]

Metung Bushland Reserve Opening Day Saturday 27 November

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To showcase the Metung Bushland Reserve behind the Metung Primary School in Stirling Road. An extensive upgrade has been undertaken including tree planting, signage, picnic facilities, track formation and establishment of exclusion areas to support regeneration of vegetation. The project has been implemented through the cooperative efforts of Friends of Metung, Friends of the Gippsland […]

Silt Jetties Working Bee Saturday 6th November

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A joint Friends of the Gippsland Lakes Parks and Reserves (FoGL) and Eagle Point Paynesville Landcare Coastcare Group Working Bee will be held on Saturday 6th November from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm. The location of the Working Bee are the four paddocks on the South arm of the Silt Jetties where FOGL members have […]

Metung Bushland Reserve Working Bee

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Went well on a lovely sunny day. A good turnout of Metung people and some from further afield put in a few hours to plant all the plants and install a park table and signage. Parks Victoria staff Nat and Rob provided their assistance and most of the equipment. An infestation of agapanthus was also […]

Visit to Strathfieldsaye

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CANCELLED due to inclement weather. Will be rescheduled for later in the year. FOGL have arranged a visit to the Australian Landscape Trust property Strathfieldsaye, specifically to learn more about best ideas in sustainable agriculture and the positive effect such practices will have on the health of the Gippsland Lakes. Details are:- • Wednesday June […]

Around the Edge with FOGL at EGAG

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With the assistance of the Friends of the Gippsland Lakes Parks and Reserves (FOGL) the East Gippsland Art Gallery (EGAG) presented a major exhibition titled Around the Edge with FOGL in May. Established local artists working in a range of media were invited to participate in a gallery-based exhibition with works that reflect their inspiration […]

Spotlight Walk Sat03Apr 6.45pm Nyerimilang

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Join the Friends of the Gippsland Lakes Parks and Reserves (FoGL) and Parks Victoria on a guided spotlight walk through the bush at Nyerimilang on Easter Saturday evening 3rd April 7pm-9pm. See (possibly) Possums, Sugar-Gliders, Bats, Wombats, Wallabies and roosting birds. Hear from our knowledgeable guides the secrets of the night environment. Meet at the […]