The City of Casey has a number of Friends Groups who coordinate activities such as tree planting days, which enhance our local nature reserves and provide habitat for our wildlife.
Friends Groups play a vital role in the improvement of our local environment. Further information on the City of Casey's Friends Groups and Landcare Groups can be found below.
Friends of Colley Street Reserve
Location: Colley Street, Pearcedale (Mel Ref 140 H5)
Contact: Mrs Helen Beaver
Phone (BH): 5978 6083
Services: A dedicated group of local residents who are passionate about the protection and preservation of the native flora and fauna located within the Colley street Reserve. The group meet regularly to plan and conduct works within the reserve. Activities include Revegetation, Weed removal, Litter removal, fence and path maintenance.
Friends of Cardinia Sanctuary - Berwick
Location: Allan Street Reserve (Mel Ref 111 J9)
Contact: Mrs Judy Smith
Phone (AH): 9707 1402
Services: An active group of volunteers working towards maintaining a healthy ecosystem. The group meet every 4th Sunday of the month to remove environmental and noxious weeds to encourage natural regeneration.
Friends Of Eumemmering Creek - Doveton
Location: Eumemmering Creek between Doveton Avenue and Princess Highway
Contact: Mr Charles Hrubos
Phone (AH): 5944 4221
Services: Regular activities include tree planting, weed control and activity coordination. Meeting bi-monthly.
Friends of Lysterfield Lake & Churchill National Park
Contact: Mr Tony Forster
Friends of Rivergum Creek
Contact: Mrs Sue Florence
Phone (AH): 0403 576867
Services: Meets 8.00 pm every fourth Wednesday each month and special events, usually with the Hampton Park Progress Association.
Blind Bight Coast action/ Blind Bight Foreshore Advisory Committee
Location: Blind Bight Community Centre, Anchorage Drive, Blind Bight
Friends of Frog Hollow
Location: Frog hollow reserve, Endeavour Hills
Contact: Mr Stephen Hallett
Phone (M): 0419 104 124
Services: Community group formed to conserve & enhance the natural environment of Frog Hollow reserve in Endeavour Hills.
For more information, please contact the City of Casey Environment Department on 9705 5200.