Friends of Darebin Parklands


Award-winning environmental friends’ group, protecting and improving the bushland character of the Darebin Parklands.

Thanks to all those who joined us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the FDP! Photos from the event can be viewed in the album below.

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Become a member of the FDP and help us to continue to care for the parklands.

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We run regular Park Care Days and weekly working bees - see our events calendar for details.

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Wander... with or without a map. Enjoy.


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Latest News

Current and past editions of the Friends of Darebin Parklands newsletter are available below.

Darebin Parklands News June 2024

FDP needs to continue to be active to ensure we and the Parklands have a future!

Darebin Parklands News March 2024

2023 was an active year for the FDP celebrating our and the Parklands 50th anniversary.

Darebin Parklands News November 2023

Overwhelming community action has convinced Banyule City Council to cancel proposed cuts…

Darebin Parklands News August 2023

While the sun didn’t shine for our Park Care Days, the plants are growing fabulously…