The next Monday Mornings in the Reserves outing will be on Monday 15th May. We will be meeting at 9am at Cherry Tree Reserve – the end of Strathfield Parade Croydon (Mel 50 E 1) we will be continuing to work in existing mulched areas planting and weeding.

If you would like to join us please bring your own gloves. All tools and Morning Tea will be provided.

First Friends of Dandenong Creek Meeting Thursday May 11

“The European History of Dandenong Creek from Bayswater Road to Boronia Road.” by Heathmont History Group

Rather than being an academic book, it is a report commissioned by Melbourne Water to assist with their understanding and signage as part of the EODC project.

Gerry Robinson will have copies available on the evening. Spaces are limited, so please email: to confirm your place

Location: 7:30 PM, Thursday 11th May at Maroondah Federation Estate, 32 Greenwood Ave, Ringwood

Our next seed cleaning evening will be held on Wednesday May 31st. We will meet at 7pm in the tea room at the nursery and prepare collected seed for sowing and storage. Supper will be provided.


National Sorry Day function, Friday 26 May at 9.30am – 11.30 at Maroondah Federation Estate.

In recognition of National Sorry Day on 26th May, and National Reconciliation Week 27th May-3rd June, Maroondah City Council and Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place invite the community to this free event including

Welcome to country & Smoking Ceremony

Acknowledgement of Country

Performance by award-winning singer/songwrither Kutcha Edwards with the Mullum Mullum Choir.

This event is free and everyone is welcome.