Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek Inc


Welcome to FOLKC...

May I welcome you to Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek Inc. website.

If you would like to get involved with FOLKC or would like to be kept in touch with our plans and activities for the Kororoit Creek by email, join the mailing list below.

Hoping to see you 'Down the Creek' real soon.

Geoff Mitchelmore

President, 2014 

Latest News...

Transpacific Sponsorship, Tree day 2016 -

Thanks to Transpacific in Brooklyn, next year’s Tree Day site is being transformed. 1500m3 of mulch has been donated to FOLKC enabling the 3 hectare site on the corner of Blackshaws Road and Grieve Parade, Altona North, to be completely covered with mulch ensuring that the moisture is retained for the plants. [Read more...]

CONGRATULATIONS -

FOLKC members are proud to announce the presentation of the Ray Blythman Memorial Awards to long standing FOLKC environmental champions and supporters of FOLKC's goal to develop the Kororoit Creek corridor. [Read more...]

City Circle Sponsor Tree Day -

City Circle Demolition in Brooklyn have recently joined with FOLKC to help prepare the 2016 Tree Day site by donating 140 cubic metres of Crushed Brick enabling the building of a walking trail that will give access to the plants during any watering phase in the forthcoming year. [Read more...]

Last maintenance event for 2015 -

Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek will be holding its last environmental day this Sunday 1st November 2015. Come along & participate to provide some TLC for our planting on National Tree Day. We will be doing some maintenance work, such as spreading mulch in anticipation of an El-Nino very dry hot summer & removing weeds. Would love to see you for this last event, stay for a cuppa and hear news & updates from our president Geoff.

Final Planting for 2015 -

Our final planting for 2015 will be held on Sunday 6th September 2015 in the Kororoit Creek Nature Reserve at the bottom of Dohertys Road. We would like to finalize our ground cover planting below Toyota with 120 plants. This will be followed by a BBQ courtsey of Libby who is shortly heading overseas on Long Service Leave. Looking forward to seeing you all on this day. Coming events, our Annual General Meeting on 9th September and proposed full day bus trip exploring the Kororoit Creek from its beginning to Port Phillip Bay. (Time & location details to be announced at a later date)

  

Friends of Lower Kororoit Creeek (FOLKC) Inc abn 79441 591 104


Hello FOLKC!

Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek (FOLKC) was incorporated in April 2001 and held its first planting on 3rd June 2001. Since then there have been countless planting days and other working bees with more than 1,000 volunteers of all ages, planting in excess of 50,000 trees, shrubs and under-storey plants along the creek ... [See the "About & Contacts" page for more]

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Clean Up Australia Day
Doherty Site - After planting
Flood!
Creek and Local Industry together
Much Mulch
Below Bocce - Before planting




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