Photo courtesy of Michael Mann
Photo courtesy of Michael Mann

Project Goals

Educate

To give people the knowledge to effectively and humanly take action against the Common Myna

Observe

To gain a better understanding of Myna distribution by observing and mapping the presence of Common Mynas within the Strathbogie Ranges

Control

To proactively prevent and reverse the spread of the Common Myna within the Strathbogie Ranges before permanent damage is done to native species populations

Project Goals

Educate

To give people the knowledge to effectively and humanly take action against the Common Myna

Observe

To gain a better understanding of Myna distribution by observing and mapping the presence of Common Mynas within the Strathbogie Ranges

Control

To proactively prevent and reverse the spread of the Common Myna within the Strathbogie Ranges before permanent damage is done to native species populations

A great introductory video by Banyule City Council

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A great introductory video by Banyule City Council

Project Partners

Strathbogie Ranges Conservation Management Network

PARTNER GROUP

Strathbogie Shire Council

PARTNER

Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority

FUNDING

Victorian State Government

FUNDING

Strathbogie Landcare

ASSOCIATE GROUP

Euroa Arboretum

PARTNER GROUP

Project Partners

RSS Strathbogie Ranges – Nature View

  • Fabulous Phascogales
    Phascogales, aka Tuans, are notoriously shy and difficult to observe in the wild. Not only are they almost always on the move, they have quite large home ranges (from 20-30 ha up to 100 ha), so they are thin on the ground anyway. And traditional spotlighting with a white light can scare them off pretty […]
  • Border skirmishes & hot feet
    Common Wombats (Vombatus ursinus) are just fantastic creatures. Sure, they can be a nuisance, but anyone that has come to know a wombat, or even raised one, knows how easy it is to fall in love with them. And, though persecuted by humans across large parts of their range, they are amazingly adaptable and resilient. […]
  • Frosts Crossing, Warby – Ovens NP
    Enjoyment of the forest offerings such as the river itself, billabongs and enormous trees make for a rich bushland experience.
  • On a clear day …
    The Strathbogie Ranges aren’t particularly high mountains, the highest peak barely tops 1000 m, yet views of the surrounding regions are varied and sometimes surprising. On a clear day … you can see from the Strathbogie Tableland to the Tallarook Plateau – half-way to Melbourne, a distance of more than 60 km! … you can […]
  • Pine Gully Nature Trail, Mt Bruno
    The trail itself is winds along gullies in such a way as to always have an inviting turn ahead.
  • Out of the woodwork
    Literally! When the fungal body, the mycelium, is ready to reproduce, it emerges from it’s underground home (often the rotting remains of wood and plant material) to spread the news. And so it was with the Festival of Fungi – people just came out of the woodwork to learn, laugh and celebrate. By far the […]

Peter Wiltshire, a ranger at Darebin City Park came to the Euroa Arboretum and kicked the whole thing off.