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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 […]

Annual General Meeting

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Wednesday 11 August Bairnsdale Bowls Club Dine: 6pm Guest Speaker: 7pm Peter Veenker, Chairperson of the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority. This will be an opportunity to hear about the work of the current Authority and in the future with the new Gippsland-wide organisation. Meeting: 7.30pm

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 […]

Boole Poole Open Day Sunday 15 November 10.00am-3.00pm

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Ever wondered what lies over the water from Metung? Be FOGL’s guest on Sunday 15 November, 2009 when, along with Parks Victoria we invite you to experience the natural beauty of the Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park with its varying habitat from saltmarsh and wetlands to Banksia Woodland. This is a day for walkers and cyclists […]

National Tree Day Planting Sunday 2 August

FOGL members will again be involved in planting on Crown Land south side of the Mitchell River on the Silt Jetties. Go >> here for all the details