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The 2019/2020 Victorian Bushfire Emergency is currently affecting communities across the state. We will continue to keep you updated on our efforts to support communities affected by bushfires. To find out more and how you can support the Victorian Bushfire Appeal, visit our Victorian Bushfire Emergency page.

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We run free community events on sustainability and the environment.

Observing Insect-pollinators in Action at Rippon Lea Estate

Sunday 8 December, 11am to 1pm

At this workshop, you will learn how to identify several insect-pollinators, including native and non-native bees, flies, wasps and butterflies. We will then visit the pollinator observatories to examine plant-insect interactions.

Book: Observing Insect-pollinators in Action at Rippon Lea Estate