Local Wildlife Awareness for Kids - Online

Introduction to the native animals of Nillumbik

Live via Zoom
Over 50 people have attended this class
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In Nillumbik we have some beautiful habitats in which approximately 342 amazing species of native animals live. Join Kim (wildlife rescuer, rehabilitator and Edendale educator) as she introduces you to some of the special  animals of Nillumbik and talks about things you can do to help them including:

  •  building habitat gardens by plating indigenous plants,
  •  installing nest boxes
  •  what to do if you come across an injured animal

While this is a free event, there is a ticket option to attend and donate to vetsforcompassion.org.  

Vets for Compassion

Vets for Compassion is a small volunteer organisation whose mission is to improve animal welfare both in Australia and Asia. Vets for Compassion is very active during natural disasters through provision of highly trained vets and vet professionals to help affected wildlife, farm and companion animals.

Kim Davis 

Kim is a wildlife rescuer and rehabilitator who volunteers with a number of wildlife programs. Kim also works as one of the farm staff at Edendale farm and is an educator with Edendale's school education program.

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What you will learn
  • About some of the special wildlife of Nillumbik
  • What to do if you come across an injured animal
What you will get
  • An understanding on what can be done to help wildlife

What to bring
  • Curiosity
What to wear

Webinar Casual

Appropriate for



Edendale Farm

Vendor since 2020

Edendale is a small working farm on 7 hectares of land adjacent to the Diamond Creek in Eltham.

We are open 7 days a week 9.30 to 4.30 with the exception of Christmas Day. Entry to the farm is by a Gold Coin Donation into one of our donation boxes around the farm.

Edendale's purpose is to provide an interactive community and education centre to support sustainable living practices for the whole community.

Edendale offers:

  • Local native plant nursery
  • Preschool and school education programs
  • Community sustainability workshops
  • Family activities and events
  • Cafe Eden and spaces for picnics
  • Close proximity to Eltham North adventure playground reserve
  • Volunteer opportunities

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

- Refund and transfer requests. Refunds, transfers or credit will not be processed if you cancel within 72 hours of the class or event commencing. To request a refund or transfer, Edendale Farm requires at least 72 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event. Please email edendale@nillumbik.vic.gov.au to organise.

- Partial refunds. Edendale Farm has the right to issue a partial refund, (i.e., A % of the total order) and to retain any booking and processing fees associated with the order.

- Missed classes. Edendale Farm does not offer refunds, transfers, or makeup sessions for missed classes. If you can't make a class, you can arrange with Edendale Farm to send someone else in your place.

- Cancelled class/event. In the event that a class is cancelled by Edendale Farm, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Edendale Farm or organised by Edendale Farm must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Edendale Farm


I agree to give Edendale Farm unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs, videos or recordings taken at Edendale Farm classes and events or on Edendale Farm premises. (For use of Edendale Farm marketing materials).

Photos and videos recordings will not be taken of children without written permission from parents or guardians.


Edendale Farm requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class commencing for a refund, transfer or credit.


In the event that a class is cancelled by Edendale Farm, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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25 September 2020 • Local Wildlife Awareness for Kids - Online

Great way to get the kids involved in local wildlife awareness under the current circumstance.


25 September 2020 • Local Wildlife Awareness for Kids - Online

This was such a wonderful webinar, so many fascinating facts, and information on many different animals. I felt like I was there in the room with our educator. Loved it and want to see more! Thank you so much x


24 September 2020 • Local Wildlife Awareness for Kids - Online

My 11 year old daughter was enthralled from the beginning. A lovely presentation about awareness with tips on how to help out locally in your own backyard!

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