Workiing bees have been cancelled until further notice in response to the COVID 19 Virus outbreak.

Weather Forecast

Iuk Eel Season [Mar]

Hot winds cease and temperatures cool.  Iuk (eels) are fat and ready to harvest.

Binap (Manna Gum) is flowering.

Days and nights are of equal length.

Lo-An Tuka, the Hunter, is the star Canopus, seen almost due south at sunset.

Seven Seasons of the Kulin People

Artist - Karina H McInnes
Source - Museum Victoria

Who's Online

We have 28 guests and no members online

Scheduled Working Bees for 2011

Next Working Bee - 9:30am Sat 11-June - Meet at Wonthaggi Lifesaving Club car park

Please find below the dates of the Community Working Bees for the first half of 2011. All members of the community and anyone interested in improving the foreshore reserve are most welcome to join us. Most of the activities concentrate on weed removal and revegetation with native indigenous plants.

Working Bees commence at 9.30am
Meet at the Wonthaggi Lifesaving Club
Lunch is provided in the clubrooms

Sat. 9th April - Completed

Sat. 14th May - Completed

Sat. 11th June - To be announced

Sat. 9th July - To be announced

Sat. 13th August - To be announced

You can read about previous working bees - and see more photos - by clicking here



Powered by Joomla! v2.5

Want to help?

If you want to help restore our local bushland, or if you have any questions, you can contact us by email by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To amuse you ...


Whale Watch

There are many whales seen in our area but few sightings are formally recorded - so there is no evidence of these. So, if you see a whale, please:

- Take a photo and/or note the fin and tail shape, plus any markings

- Note the time/day/location

Then e-mail this info to our local Whale Watcher by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    Our Hoodies

    Hooded PloversWe have two valuable Hooded Plover breeding sites at Undertow Bay and 2nd Surf Beach.  Hoodies are endangered species with breeding success currently very low.  To protect them you must:

      - Read and follow signage

      - Only observe them from a distance of 80-100m

      - Keep your dog on a lead and well away from the birds.

          To find out more about our Hoodies, click here