Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek Inc

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Tree Day Planting and celebration

FOLKC is to hold its Tree Day Celebration on Sunday 3 June 2018, planting 525 indigenous trees and shrubs along the Kororoit Creek environmental corridor, south west of Barnes Road.Click on top menu 'Tree Day'18' for handbill, photos and map. All welcome to attend what should be a great day for the local environmenmt. Hope to see you there.

Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek (FOLKC) is pleased to announce that this year, in partnership with our major sponsor Toyota Australia, it is planning another important celebration and planting. This event will take place along the Kororoit Creek and will be part of Planet Ark’s National Tree Day 2018.


The day will commence at 9am on 3 June 2018, meeting at the Barnes Road bridge car park in Barnes Road, Altona North, and planting approximately 300 metres downstream south west of the bridge. Mel Ref 54: D 4.

For further information go to www.

or Planet Ark link:

Some of the activities planned on the day include:


·         The planting of approximately 500 indigenous trees & shrubs;

·         Face painting activities for the children by Linda;

·         Free tea and coffee and drinks;

·         Free BBQ made available during the planting catered by FOLKC members and Hobsons Bay Rangers & sponsored by Cedar Meats Australia; and

·         Edvardo and accordion on site to entertain the attendees.


It is anticipated that the event will conclude around 1pm.


If you were among the participants who attended last year and come to this year’s planting, you will be amazed by the changes in the environment along Kororoit Creek, thanks to your efforts last year.  Please come to this very important event with your family and friends and colleagues and have a FUN day with Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek.


On behalf of Friends of Lower Kororoit Creek, I would like to extend an invitation to you and your family and friends, to be present on this important day to help us celebrate this fantastic event. Event details are on the poster attached. If you could show, display or distribute the poster, it would be very much appreciated.


Looking forward to seeing you at our National Tree Day Celebration on 3 June 2018.


President, FOLKC

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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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July 2020

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Clean Up Australia Day
Doherty Site - After planting
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Much Mulch
Below Bocce - Before planting

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