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.

The Friends of Damper Creek celebrated its 50th anniversary on 30.10.2018.

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.

 >>>>  NEXT GENERAL MEETING <<<<  28 November 2018  
>>>>   NEXT  WORKING  BEE  <<<<   There is NO Working Bee but our Xmas BBQ on 2 Dec at 12noon  
Venue:  In reserve at the west end of Richard Ave

Calendar 2018 (updated  30.10.18)

Programme for 2018

Meetings 7.30pm - 9 pm (Wed)
Venue - Alvie Hall
(Supper after)
Working Bee 10am - 12.30pm (Sun)
Meeting Place as indicated
(Billy boils at 11am)
28 Feb -  General Meeting 4 Mar -  Clean-up Australia day.  Meet at Park Rd, Carpark
28 Mar - Guest Speaker   Ian Moodie (Environmentalist & Photographer) 1 April (Easter Sun) - Meeting Place  Golf Ave
25 Apr - (Anzac Day) -  29 April - Meeting Place : Stephensons Rd Carpark
23 May -  27 May - Meeting Place : North End of Sunhill Rd
27 Jun  - Guest Speaker: David Berry of the “Blackburn and District Tree
Preservation Society"
1 Jul - Meeting Place : Planting Day - meet at Alice St. Bridge
25 Jul -  Guest Speaker: Cr. Rebecca Paterson, Green Canopy Plan 29 Jul - Meeting Place : Park Rd Entrance  (Planting Day)
22 Aug  -  AGM  26 Aug - Meeting Place : Park Rd Carpark (Planting Day)
26 Sep - General Meeting and preparations for the 50th Birthday 30 Sep - No working bee but the 50th Birthday celebration in Alvie Hall 12noon with the unveiling of the plaque at 1pm 
24 Oct -  General Meeting Guest Speakers- Ben Chrisfield-Smith& Scott Tunbridge : Designing with Indigenous Plants  28 Oct - Meeting Place : West end of Golf Ave 
28 Nov - General Meeting 2 Dec - Xmas BBQ Meeting Place : In reserve at end of Richard Rd  12noon