City of Glen Eira is running a FREE community presentation on building a nestbox, using the EcoCentre's expert staff.
Build a home - nesting box or insect hotel - for the native birds, bats, bees and insects that live in your backyard.
You will learn:
- which local birds, bats, bees, and insect species call your backyard home;
- how to design and build a nesting box or insect hotel for different species; and
- how to install and maintain your nest box or insect hotel.
Please note: Only one nest box or insect hotel can be made per pair or individual. All materials and tools will be provided.
Speakers: The EcoCentre's Youth Wildlife Ambassador Gio Fitzpatrick, and Education Manager Karen Jones
When: Sunday 5 February 10am-12pm
Where: Caulfield South. Participants will be advised of the location of the workshop when they register
Other: Children (minimum 6 years of age) must be accompanied and supervised by an adult
Bookings are essential: For further information and to rsvp, contact Council's sustainability education officer on 9524 3333 or email email@example.com