About Us
The Friends of Damper Creek Reserve has approximately 80 financial members, of these about half are active members with an average attendance of 20 people at working bees. The Friends produce a monthly newsletter "Damper Creek Doings", have monthly meetings on the 4th Wednesday of the month (in Alvie Hall, corner Alvie Road and High Street Road, Mt Waverley) followed by a working bee on the following Sunday.  Damper Creek Doings has a circulation of over 100 readers.

The Friends of Damper Creek celebrated its 50th anniversary on 30.10.2018.
On 26 .2.2020 Monash City Council designated Damper Creek Reserve (and Valley Reserve) as Conservation Reserves in recognition of their unique standing as highly valued remnant vegetation areas.

Other Friends Groups who are actively involved in protecting, maintaining and improving bushland reserves throughout urban areas of Melbourne, Australia can be found here: Other Groups

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 2063
Mt. Waverley
Vic 3149

We have prepared a brochure outlining the features of the reserve. Download a pdf version.

 >>>>> Committee Meeting 21.4..21  by Zoom  <<<<<<<
All members will be sent the relevant papers and access code for the session .
  7.30pm (to 9pm) 28 April in Alvie Hall  (Attendance is limited to 20 people)  Please register your details on entry via the QR code or sign in book. Hot water will be available - please byo cups, tea, coffee and snacks if you wish.    
>>>>   NEXT  WORKING  BEE  -  <<<< 2 May  2021   10am to 12.30pm >>>>>
Venue: Meet at main pond
 . BYO gloves, morning tea. Please register your details via the QR code or the sign in book.

See  http://www.friendsofdampercreek.org.au/newsletter.html

Calendar 2021 (updated  24.3.21)

Programme for 2021

Meetings 7.30pm - 9 pm (Wed)
Venue - Alvie Hall
(Supper after)
Working Bee 10am - 12.30pm (Sun)
Meeting Place as indicated
24 Feb -  First Meeting of 2021  (Cancelled due to Covid ) 28 Feb 2021 -  No refreshments will be provided.  Bring your own gloves, and refreshments
24 Mar - Alvie Hall  - A Social Meet
Mar 28 -  Richard Rd Ponds 
21 Apr - Committee meeting by Zoom  
28 Apr- Social meeting May 2 - Weeding, meet at main pond
26 May - TBA  
29 Jun  - TBA Jun -  Possible community planting day TBA
26 Jul -   TBA  July  - Transferred to Friends of Scotchmans Creek Planting day TBA
25 Aug  - TBA 1  Aug - Possible planting day .
22 Sep - TBA Sep - TBA
27 Oct -  TBA   Nov - TBA
24 Nov - TBA
 Nov - Christmas bbq end of Richard Rd