Walks through beautiful local bushland, paced to allow participants to appreciate the natural history along the way, are held on the fourth Thursday of each month, starting at 9.30am.

Each walk is paced to allow participants to enjoy and appreciate the natural beauty of the area. Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather including a hat and sturdy footwear. Bring a water bottle and snack. 

Places are limited and bookings are essential. See a list of upcoming Nature Walks 2018.

  • Walk meeting points will be available at the time of booking
  • Bookings will be open two months prior to the walk date.

Environment Seminars

Manningham's monthly Environment Seminars cover various topics relating to local, national and global environmental issues. Seminars are generally held on the first Wednesday of each month and are free to attend. Many of the sessions will be complemented with field sessions to facilitate broader education on the topics.

Bookings are essential for the field trips.

Time: 7.30 pm
Location: Grand Hotel Warrandyte (upstairs Chandelier Room), Yarra Street, Warrandyte 3113 (Melway Ref 23 E11)

For more information, see the Environment Seminars 2018.

Outdoor and Play Programs

The environment is vital to both physical and mental health and wellbeing. Manningham seeks to enhance the opportunities for residents to enjoy its natural spaces and experiences, providing a variety of outdoor and play programs, including: