Events

Upcoming events

  • 25 March 2017 Waterbug Census monitoring - Organ Pipes National Park (Healthy Waterways/Waterwatch, Community) Join Waterwatch and the Friends of Organ Pipes NP and learn how to identify waterbugs from Jacksons Creek on 25 March, 2017.
  • 26 March 2017 Platypus monitoring using eDNA (Community) Platypus Monitoring using eDNA (part of Wyndham Green Living Series)
  • 26 March 2017 Ecolinc Sustainability Festival (Education) Waterwatch will be running a frog habitat workshop and a talk.
  • 29 March 2017 Waterbug Census Training - Mitcham (Healthy Waterways/Waterwatch, Community, Education) Join in with Waterwatch and the Friends of Yarran Dheran at our waterbug training day at Mullum Mullum Creek on 29 March, 2017.
  • 31 March 2017 River Graze (Community) On the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival’s huge opening weekend of food with the World’s Largest Fruit Bowl, the Yarra Promenade will be transformed into River Graze – proudly created and presented by Melbourne Water
  • 6 April 2017 Frogs of Edwardes Lake (Community) Join the Friends of Edwardes Lake and the Merri Creek Management Committee for a frog census of the Leamington Street/Edwardes Lake Wetlands.
  • 6 April 2017 Creating a frog friendly habitat - Maribyrnong (Education) Learn about the frogs of Maribyrnong and how to build a frog pond to attract them to your garden
  • 7 April 2017 Waterbug Census - Autumn field day (Community) Additional training for Waterbug Census volunteers to increase their skills.
  • 9 April 2017 Wetland to wetland bike ride (Community) Join Merri Creek Management Committee for a family friendly bike ride along Merri Creek.
  • 19 April 2017 Jeannie Baker – Circle exhibition teacher professional development (Education) Celebrating the Royal Botanical Gardens’ Jeannie Baker ‘Circle’ Exhibition, Melbourne Water is hosting a teacher professional development day at Edithvale Seaford Wetlands Education Centre and offering a discount on our education sessions.
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Past events

  • 18 March 2017 Frogs of Wyndham (Community) ​One hour interactive presentation on frogs and how to build a frog pond followed by a wetland visit.
  • 18 March 2017 Guided tours at the Edithvale-Seaford Wetland Education Centre (Education) You are invited to visit the Edithvale-Seaford Wetlands Education Centre to learn about the Ramsar wetlands and the local wildlife.
  • 17 March 2017 Boroondara DROPLET arts project - Hawthorn (Education) Visit the frog-themed multimedia art that activates after dusk.
  • 5 March 2017 Creek Clean Up (Community) Diamond Creek clean up Sunday 5 March as part of Clean up Australia Day
  • 5 March 2017 Monbulk Creek Platypus eDNA collection and creek clean up (Community) ​Join us to survey platypus and clean up their home! We will be conducting water sampling to look for platypus DNA at several sites, then collecting litter from along the Monbulk Creek corridor
  • 26 February 2017 Waterbug Census Training - Darebin Parklands (Community, Healthy Waterways/Waterwatch) Join Merri Creek Management Committee at the Waterwatch Waterbug Census training day to learn more about waterbug sampling.
  • 19 February 2017 Drawing out the birds at the Edithvale Seaford Wetlands (Community, Healthy Waterways/Waterwatch, Education) Visit the Edithvale Seaford Wetlands Education Centre on the 5, 12 or 19 February to celebrate World Wetlands Day with artist Zoe Wood.
  • 11 February 2017 Inflatable Regatta (Community) Supported by Melbourne Water, the Inflatable Regatta is returning to the Yarra in February, with organisers promising it will be bigger and better than the sold out 2016 event.
  • 10 February 2017 River Detectives (Education) In 2017 we are launching a River Detectives program to support educators in exploring local waterways with students.
  • 2 February 2017 Water Drinks (Education) Clearwater and Stormwater Victoria will be hosting a series of networking events in 2017 for industry practitioners involved in stormwater management and integrated water management (IWM).
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