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


2019 Activities - 

Sunday 10 February  - Roll up a rusty fence near Triggs Road

Meet at 10:30am corner of Butchers and Geelong-Ballan Rd to car pool into the Park.  Bring water, food, hat and heavy duty gloves.   Please read attached document for more information.

Sunday 3 March [week earlier] 

Removal of barbed wire from Park perimeter fencing along Beremboke Road and Marshalls Lane and Koalas - where are they?

Sunday 14 April 

VBA “training” – Adding reports, searching records, etc Powerful Owl survey Walk and Talk

Sunday 5 May [week earlier]

Phascogale nest box monitoring, maintenance and installation


Sun 2nd June  [week earlier]

Waterwatch Sutherlands Gorge followed by work at Anakie Depot

Reminder - are your Membership annual fees up to date?  - just $11 for single and $22 for families!


ANYTIME - spotters wanted!

Parks Victoria's project for pests and weeds is ongoing with mapping and monitoring so if you know of any Sallow Wattle, Gorse, African Weed Orchid, Goats, Deer, Cats in the park, please let us or the Rangers know the location and approximate number. 

Sightings can be recorded and reported in a few ways.

  • Use the Atlas of Living Australia OzAtlas app to record any species.
  • Make a note of the sighting with precise details of location (or a GPS mark) and pass it on the Lauren Cogo, who ismanaging the project (Lauren Cogo Parks Vic Project Officer; 0488 172 461; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

And of course any sightings of the target species we are aiming to protect - Brush-tailed Phascogale,  Swift Parrot, Growling Grass Frog, Diamond Firetail,  Bacchus Marsh Wattle (Acacia rostriformis), Clover Glycine (Glycine labtrobeana),  Silver Daisy Bush (Olearia pannosa subs cardiophylla)