News
2 August 2019
New Connies swap-card series
Fifteen iconic wildlife species living in the Dandenong Creek catchment (covering Melbourne's south-east suburbs) are being celebrated in the new Living Links Connies swap-card series. The Connies...
1 August 2019
Project update: Transforming the Dandenong Creek corridor
We are now three years in with one year to go on our 4-year project to transform the Dandenong Creek corridor into a world-class urban Living Link. Together with our six partner councils (Maroondah,...
31 July 2019
National Tree Day 2019
National Tree Day is a major highlight of the Living Links calendar. What's not to love, when thousands of people across Australia head out to a local reserve to help revegetate the natural environment?...
8 July 2019
Wetland Wonders
On 30th June, the City of Monash hosted a fantastic event at Mulgrave Reserve, Wheeler's Hill. Check out this short video and see the report and photos below provided by Monash Sustainability Education...
14 June 2019
A strategy for Melbourne’s urban forest
On World Environment Day, 5 June, a bold new plan was launched to create an urban forest across metropolitan Melbourne. Called Living Melbourne: our metropolitan urban forest, the plan was developed...
1 June 2019
Strategic Plan out now
The Living Links Strategic Plan for 2019-2024 is now available online. This document sets out our Vision and Goals for the next five years, as well as how we achieve and measure our progress.
8 May 2019
Friends group celebrates 20 yrs
The First Friends of Dandenong Creek (FFDC) is a group of passionate residents who are working to return a section of the Dandenong Creek to its original condition as far as possible. Focusing on the middle...
30 April 2019
Magnificent microbats
On 11th April, the Greater Dandenong Environment Group hosted a "Bat and Noctural Night" led by John Harris (Wildlife Experiences) at Tirhatuan Park, Dandenong North. Group secretary Judith provided this...
18 April 2019
Discover Dandenong Creek Festival wrap
What a fantastic day we had last Thursday 11th April at the second Discover Dandenong Creek Festival. The weather was perfect and 800 people of all ages and backgrounds gathered in Tirhatuan Park, Dandenong...
5 April 2019
2018 Backyard Bird survey results
Thanks again to everyone who participated in the Aussie Backyard Bird Count during October (National Bird Week) last year. We've now received our full report from Birdlife Australia describing the results...