Altona Coastal Park
Altona, Victoria

Location:
Altona, Victoria
Departs from:
120 Rosslyn Street, West Melbourne 3003 Victoria
ph:+613 9326 8250
Departure time:
8.00am

Altona Coastal Park was formerly the site of the Williamstown Racecourse, where a lone date palm tree, rising out of the flat landscape and some ruins of the grandstand are reminders of its nineteenth century grandeur. The Lower Kororoit Creek meanders through the park adn there is a large open space consisting of coastal saltmarsh communities as well as important mangrove habitat and mudflats that sustain resident and migratory shorebirds.

We will be assisting Hobsons Bay City Council with a variety of activites such as mulching and weed control.

We will provide transport from North Melbourne each day, departing at 8.00am and returning around 4pm. Or if you live local you can meet on-site by prior arrangement.

What to wear:

  • Long pants and long sleeved shirt
  • Sturdy, enclosed shoes

What to bring:

  • Lunch and bottle of water
  • Broad brimmed hat and wet weather gear (if needed)

What is provided:

  • Tools and safety equipment such as gloves, safety glasses, sunscreen etc
  • Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are provided each day
  • Pick up and drop off as detailed above

Bookings are required: click "Book Now" or for more information contact our Melbourne office on (03) 9326 8250 or melbourne@cva.org.au

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For more information, or for help with your booking, please contact the West Melbourne office on +613 9326 8250 or email melbourne@cva.org.au