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Celebrating the platypus in the Diamond Creek

  • 11:00am - 4:00pm
  • Edendale Community Environment Farm
    30 Gastons Road
    Eltham
    Australia

  • Free – registration required
09/04/2021 11:00am 09/04/2021 4:00pm Australia/Melbourne Celebrating the platypus in the Diamond Creek Edendale Community Environment Farm 30 Gastons Road Eltham Melbourne Water [email protected]

Event Details

Please note this event will now be held on Saturday 4 September, 2021.

All are welcome for a jam-packed day of family fun, marking the end of two weekends of activities celebrating the platypus.

Look forward to:

  • a guest speaker
  • craft activities
  • decal and stencil workshops
  • farm tours
  • platypus jenga
  • The Connies tram conductors
  • face painting
  • water bug workshops
  • environmental stalls
  • Djirri Djirri dancers
  • music performed on the Freeza stage
  • a barbecue run by the Eltham Lions Club.

There will also be two planting sessions along the Diamond Creek to help rebuild habitat for native fauna: one beginning at 11am, and the second at 1pm.

Please register your attendance via the Facebook event page:

Register online

Related events

This event was originally scheduled for 30 May to mark the end of Celebrating our Platypus in the Diamond Creek: a series of events hosted by Nillumbik Shire Council and Melbourne Water.

Other events in this series included: