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Darebin Creek Nestboxes for Wildlife


To install and monitor new and existing nestboxes along the Darebin Creek Corridor between Plenty Road and the Darebin Parklands, with the purpose of providing and potentially re-establishing habitat connectivity for tree hollow dependent native fauna. This includes ringtail and brushtail possums, sugar gliders, micro-bats, kookaburras and parrots.


  • Identify locations for nestbox clusters
  • Undertake ladder/heights safety training
  • Identify and remove nestboxes in unsuitable locations
  • Construct and install new nestboxes in identified cluster locations.
  • Create a new map and data sheet of nest boxes
  • Undertake regular monitoring and maintenance of nestboxes.