Macedon Ranges Field Naturalists

Growing our knowledge and understanding of the flora, fauna and fungi of the Macedon Ranges Shire.

View from Camels Hump by William Terry

Insect and wildflower discovery walk

Join us for an insect and wildflower discovery walk in the Fryers Ranges on Saturday Oct 15 with local field naturalist John Walter.John recently produced the Guide to Insects of Central Victoria, a free publication aimed to raise awareness around our fascinating insect fauna. Copies will be available for attendees. Meet at the Taradale Mineral…

8 August: Discover the plants and animals of the Wombat Forest

The Wombat Forest contains a diverse range of native plants and animals, including a number that are listed as rare or threatened, such as Powerful Owl and the Wombat Bush Pea. As well as these natural values, the Wombat is a significant water catchment area, giving rise to six rivers. Join us to discover more…

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