HEALESVILLE ENVIRONMENT WATCH INC.

We wish to acknowledge The Wurundjeri People, the traditional custodians of our region, and all Aboriginal Elders, past and present.

ACTIVITY REPORT: PLATYPUS PROTECTION IN HEALESVILLE

This HEWI event should have been called Platypus Detection! In drenching rain, a hardy group ventured out to the Watts River – and were rewarded with their first Platypus sighting! Another HEWI member was stationed downstream and he also had good vision of an adult Platypus. Read more →

National Tree Day

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERANATIONAL TREE DAY JULY 30, 2017

Community planting of the Grace Burn Reserve’ (between 45 & 47 Farnham Rd, Healesville)

 

This neglected reserve has been virtually rediscovered by our Grace Burn Project facilitator, Karen Garth,who organised a re-vegetation event for the nationally recognised Tree Day.Read more

Healesville Platypus Evening

Join Healesville Environment Watch Inc to learn all about the platypus of Healesville! Karen, our Grace Burn Project facilitator, will lead a survey for platypus in the Watts River, followed by presentations from Melbourne Water, Healesville Sanctuary & community groups. A special short film produced by Healesville Primary School students will also be shown. Dinner and supper will be provided.  Read more →