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Latest News and Media Releases from Yarra4Life.

24 October 2017
Pana Chocolate planting day at Coranderrk
Around 50 volunteers joined Pana Chocolates to help re-plant native vegetation at the historic Coranderrk Estate. Over 2,000 plants were planted in fantastic effort, no doubt aided by the delicious chocolates...

15 September 2017
Helmeted Honeyeaters released into the wild
Yarra4Life was excited by Zoos Victoria's news yesterday that four of their captive-bred Helmeted Honeyeaters were released at Yellingbo Conservation Reserve. Victoria’s bird emblem, the Helmeted...

14 September 2017
Leadbeater’s possum becomes National Geographic Photo Ark’s 7,000th species
Our own Leadbeater's Possum has earned it's place in National Geographic's Photo Ark, taking the 7000th place in the ambitious photographic database. The Photo Ark is National Geographic photographer...

31 May 2017
Yarra4Life continues to protect threatened species
Yarra4Life recently awarded just over $50,000 in grants to six landholders for works to protect threatened species in the Upper Yarra Catchment. Works will include: fencing to protect remnant vegetation; ...

24 May 2017
Nominations now open for Yarra4Life Coordination Committee
Do you want to get involved in your local environment? Yarra4Life is seeking nominations from the community to join the Yarra4Life Coordination Committee. The Yarra4Life Coordination Committee brings...

21 February 2017
Yarra4Life celebrates a decade of environmental achievement across the Yarra Valley
Yarra4Life, a project that aims to improve the quality of land, water and natural habitat in the Yarra Valley, has celebrated its tenth birthday with an event at ‘Tibooburra’ – a property whose owners...

16 April 2016
Knowledge Banquet
The 2016 Knowledge Banquet will be taking place on Monday 16th May 2016 from 9.30am – 3pm at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Register now to experience a jam-packed day of speakers that will present...