News
9 May 2018
New Wild Families activity sheet features Dandenong Creek
By special request, our friends at the Victorian National Park Association (VNPA) have developed a Wild Families activity sheet featuring the Dandenong Creek! It includes a wild waterway discovery activity,...
4 May 2018
Living Links welcomes social research students
Living Links is excited to welcome two Masters students who are commencing social research projects on 'Community use and appreciation of the Dandenong Creek corridor'. Working under the supervision of...
19 April 2018
Family fun at Discover Dandenong Creek Festival
Tirhatuan Park in Dandenong North was bustling last Thursday 12th April during the inaugural Discover Dandenong Creek Festival. It was wonderful to see over 350 people so enthusiastic about their local...
1 April 2018
And the winner is… Rainbow Lorikeet!
Thanks again to everyone who participated in the Aussie Backyard Bird Count during 23-29 October (National Bird Week) last year. Birdlife Australia has kindly provided us with a special report describing...
1 March 2018
Living Links 2016-17 Achievements
The Living Links Report Card for 2016-2017 is now available here, showcasing our collective achievements for the financial year. Some highlights include: Securing $1M in funding from the Victorian...
18 February 2018
World Wetlands Day 2018 at Tirhatuan Park
On Sunday 11th February 2018, Tirhatuan Park in Dandenong North was abuzz with family-friendly activities for the World Wetlands Day celebration event hosted by the City of Greater Dandenong. Over 200...
26 October 2017
Bird walks inspire local nature lovers
In celebration of National Bird Week 2017 (23-29 October), three guided bird walks were held in Wantirna, Mulgrave and Dandenong North on the weekend of 21-22 October. At each walk, experts regaled...
25 September 2017
Dandenong Creek corridor transformation underway
Carving its way through a densely urbanised landscape, the Dandenong Creek corridor provides a vital haven and biolink for native flora and fauna, as well as for the region’s human inhabitants. However,...
15 September 2017
Backyard Bird Discovery Walks
Celebrate National Bird Week 2017 by taking part in a guided bird walk at a reserve near you. You'll hear from bird experts about the fascinating birds that live amongst us, learn how to create habitat...
30 June 2017
Dandenong Creek corridor works begin
Work has now begun on the first environmental projects being delivered through the $1 million ‘Transforming the Dandenong Creek corridor into a world-class urban Living Link’ project. Over the...