- Departs from:
- Woodlands Historic Park, car park. Somerton Road Greenvale
- Departure time:
Enjoy a morning of fun and education learning about your critically endangered neighbour the Eastern Barred Bandicoot. This day runs from 9am until 12.30pm.
With the support of Melbourne Airport, Conservation Volunteers Australia has established a 300 hectare protected and predator-proof habitat for the critically endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoot, one of Victoria’s most endangered mammals. Located on Melbourne Airport’s back doorstep, community members and volunteers have worked tirelessly during the past four years to repair, install and maintain a predator-proof fence at Woodlands Historic Park, jointly managed by Parks Victoria.
Conservation Volunteers Australia and Melbourne Airport welcomes you, your family and friends to a morning education and conservation, to help the Eastern Barred Bandicoot.
With the species currently listed as extinct in the wild, your assistance is essential to the Eastern Barred Bandicoot’s recovery so they can bounce back from the brink of extinction!
Please note that volunteers meet in the car park at Woodlands Historic Park. There is no transport provided from our West Melbourne office.
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Conservation Volunteers Australia is Australasia's leading conservation volunteer organisation, founded in 1982. We offer conservation programs across Australia which enable volunteers to protect, preserve and restore the Australian environment. Projects take place in urban, regional and remote areas, and include tree planting, seed collection, weed control, flora and fauna surveys, building tracks and trails, fencing, and heritage restoration. See below for details of one of our conservation projects, or search for projects near you.
For more information, or for help with your booking, please contact the West Melbourne office on +613 9326 8250 or email firstname.lastname@example.org