News
24 September 2019
Bird discovery at Doveton
We had a wonderful day at the Doveton Show last Sunday running bird discovery walks along Dandenong Creek and got creative making nests. Thanks to Karan from Yimba Yumba, Suzie and Amie from Wildlife...
11 September 2019
Creative kids help threatened species
Living Links was a proud sponsor of this year's Threatened Species Children’s Art Competition, which ran for the first time in Victoria. The competition attracted over 600 stunning entries from children...
30 August 2019
Working tyre-lessly for Dandenong Creek
With funding through Living Links, the City of Whitehorse recently removed hundreds of tyres from the Dandenong Creek corridor and sent them for recycling. For many years, the site in Vermont South had...
29 August 2019
Students garden for beneficial insects
Students from Frankston High School have created a beautiful habitat garden to help beneficial insects. It’s called an Arthro-POD, and it was created as part of a Natured Kids project to identify the...
23 August 2019
Mapping the Gaps
We are very excited to have a class of 20+ students from the RMIT Masters of Landscape Architecture program, along with their course coordinators Steve Mintern and Simon Robinson, working on a project...
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
Transforming the Dandenong Creek corridor: Annual update (July 2019)
We are now three years in with one year to go on our four-year project to transform the Dandenong Creek corridor into a world-class urban Living Link. Together with our six partner councils...
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...