Events for 2020

UPDATE: All events postponed until further notice.

All Friends of Edgars Creek events have been postponed.

As the Covid-19 Pandemic has made it necessary to limit non-essential social interactions, Friends of Edgars Creek has postponed all our community events until further notice.

David Pavone
President
Friends of Edgars Creek


2020 Friends of Edgars Creek activity calendar

Download a copy here.

Sunday 19 April 2020, 1-3.00pm – POSTPONED

Planting: Stream bank grassland restoration at the Livingstone Street easement area.

Hosted by the FoEC, Funded by Melbourne Water Community Grant (MWCG).

Meet at the Livingstone Street easement site – access from Livingstone Street, North Coburg.


Sunday 17 May 2020, 1-3.00pm – POSTPONED

Planting: Shrub and grassland extension at the Caravan Park site.

Hosted by the FoEC, Funded by MWCG.

Meet behind the Big 4 caravan park – access from the end of Elizabeth St or Norfolk Court, North Coburg.


Sunday 21 June 2020, 1-3.00pm – POSTPONED

Planting: Escarpment shrub & grass revegetation – at the Silurian cliff area (west side of the creek).

Hosted by the FoEC, Funded by MWCG (the planting is near the base of the power line tower).

Meet at the Silurian Cliff area – the corner of Spectrum Way & Snapshot Drive, or cross at the Kodak bridge.


Sunday 19 July 2020, 1-3.00pm – POSTPONED

Planting: Escarpment shrub & grass revegetation – at the Silurian cliff area (west side of the creek).

Hosted by the FoEC, Funded by Commonwealth Communities Environment Program.

Meet at the Silurian Cliff area – the corner of Spectrum Way & Snapshot Drive, or cross at the Kodak bridge.


Sunday 2 August 2020, 10.00am-12.30pm – POSTPONED

National Tree Day Planting with Moreland City Council – Gooseneck escarpment area, west side of the creek along the industrial fence line (near Conga foods).

Hosted by the Moreland City Council (Phone Vince [MCC] on 8311 4386) and FoEC.

Meet at the trail leading to the escarpment area- at the right of the ‘Kodak bridge’, Spectrum Way, North Coburg.


Sunday 16 August, 1-3.00pm – POSTPONED

Combined event: Wurrundjeri “Welcome to Country” followed by (small) planting at the Caravan Park site.

Hosted by the FoEC, Planting funded by Darebin City Council.

Meet behind the Big 4 caravan park – access from the end of Elizabeth St or Norfolk Court, North Coburg.


Sunday 20 September 2020, 1-3.00pm (followed by our traditional “Christmas Party”) – POSTPONED

Planting: Shrub and grassland extension along the M9 easement area (west side of the creek).

Hosted by the FoEC, Planting funded by MWCG; Christmas celebrations funded by the FoEC.

Meet at the Ronald Street footbridge area, Ronald Street, North Coburg.


Sunday 18 October 2020, 10.00am-12.00pm – POSTPONED

Maintenance: Location to be advised – weeding and general site maintenance activities.

Hosted by the FoEC.

Please check the website or Facebook for details closer to the event (allows flexibility to target areas most in need).


Sunday 15 November 2020, 10.00am-12.00pm – POSTPONED

Maintenance: Location to be advised – weeding and general site maintenance activities.

Hosted by the FoEC.

Please check the website or Facebook for details closer to the event (allows flexibility to target areas most in need).


December 2020

No activity planned at this time – see www.foec.org.au for scheduling updates.