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Sustainability and the Environment

Sustainability and the Environment

Environmental Events

The City of Greater Dandenong offers a wide range of free environmental activities and events throughout the year.

Our programs aims to increase awareness of the local environment in a fun and hands-on atmosphere, learn more about environmental issues and meet others who share the same interest.

Download Environmental Events Program July - December 2018

Everyone is welcome to attend, however bookings are essential as places are limited.

For more information or to make a booking contact Council's Conservation Engagement Officers on 8571 1702.

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Planting day at Fotheringham Reserve
JUL
22
22 Jul 2018 10am
Come along to Fotheringham Reserve and join in indigenous planting activities on Sunday 22 July...
Friends of Fotheringham Reserve
JUL
22
22 Jul 2018 10am
Join the Friends of Fotheringham Reserve Group on the fourth Sunday of each month for a variety of activities including planting, weed control and seed collection...
Planting day at Hidden Grove Reserve
JUL
28
28 Jul 2018 10am
Come along to Hidden Grove Reserve and join in indigenous planting activities on Sunday 28 July...
National Tree Day at Dandenong Wetlands
JUL
29
29 Jul 2018 10am
Celebrate National Tree Day by joining our tree planting day at Dandenong Wetlands on Sunday 29 July...
Greater Dandenong Environment Group
AUG
5
5 Aug 2018 9:30am
Join the Greater Dandenong Environment Group and help make the community greener and cleaner by getting involved and enjoying activities including waterwatch and bird watching...
Planting day at Leon Trembath Reserve
AUG
12
12 Aug 2018 10am
Come along to Leon Trembath Reserve and join in indigenous planting activities on Sunday 12 August...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve Spring Opening Festival and Planting Day
SEP
1
1 Sep 2018 11am
Celebrate the beginning of Spring with a community tree planting day at the Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve on Saturday 1 September...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
SEP
7
7 Sep 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
SEP
14
14 Sep 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
SEP
16
16 Sep 2018 10am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
SEP
21
21 Sep 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Planting under the Stars
SEP
27
27 Sep 2018 5pm
As part of the Greater Dandenong Children's Festival, come along to Pencil Park in Keysborough and plant an indigenous seedlings as you enjoy the local fauna including birds and frogs...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
SEP
28
28 Sep 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
OCT
5
5 Oct 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
OCT
12
12 Oct 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Declutter and Simply Life - The 10R's
OCT
17
17 Oct 2018 6:30pm
Come along and gain valuable and practical ideas and tips on how to declutter your home and gain control of your life at this workshop on Wednesday 17 October...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
OCT
19
19 Oct 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
OCT
21
21 Oct 2018 10am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
OCT
26
26 Oct 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Halloween in the Park - Creatures of the Ocean
NOV
1
1 Nov 2018 5:30pm
Come and join us at Private Park for some interesting facts about our catchment and bay on Thursday 1 November from 5.30pm-8pm...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
2
2 Nov 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
9
9 Nov 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
16
16 Nov 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
18
18 Nov 2018 10am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
23
23 Nov 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
NOV
30
30 Nov 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
DEC
7
7 Dec 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
DEC
14
14 Dec 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
DEC
16
16 Dec 2018 10am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...
Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve - Spring and Summer Open Days
DEC
21
21 Dec 2018 9am
Discover the natural and spectacular beauty of Alex Wilkie Nature Reserve through casual walks or you can enjoy a BBQ or picnic while soaking up the surrounds...