Plantings around Iramoo provide valuable seed and showcase the original flora of Melbourne's west.
If you take to the slopes this winter, spare a thought for the tiny furry Victorians sleeping in crevices in the rock scree and boulder fields around Mt Buller, Mt Bogong, the Bogong High Plains and Mt Higginbotham. These critically endangered marsupials are thought to have dwindled to only 1000 or so individuals in Victoria, with [...]
The striking Blue-banded bee has pale opalescent blue stripes on its abdomen. Photo: Chiswick Chap CC BY-SA 4.0 Friends of Merri Creek ran an amazingly successful crowd-funding campaign called Help the Blue-banded Bee which raised $25,073 - over 66% more than the original target of $15,000. This qualifies the group to receive $15,000 matching [...]