La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary
La Trobe University's Outdoor Laboratory
The La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary was set up in 1967 as a project in the restoration and management of indigenous flora and fauna. The Sanctuary's primary aim is to provide opportunities for learning about indigenous flora and fauna through engaging with the community.
La Trobe University is the caretaker of over 30 hectares of bushland and wildlife sanctuary throughout it's Melbourne campus and is well recognised for it's natural landscapes at all campuses.
The Sanctuary provides a valuable resource to students and teachers of Biological sciences, Archaeology, Geology and Education.
There are also many opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and volunteer with us.
Tours and experiences
We offer a range of tour and education experiences that focus on natural history and biodiversity. On our experiences you will not only discover a range of habitats and the animals that live here, but also discover much about the history and function of the area and its ecosystems.
Indigenous Plant Nursery
Our Indigenous plant nursery supplies plants to local councils, revegetation projects and the local community.
Book our facilities
University staff, schools and visitors can utilise our function and teaching facilities as an alternative environment for teaching or for various functions.
❊ What's On ❊
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ Main Drive Bundoora | Map
✆ 9479 1206
❊ Web Links ❊
→ La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary
❊ Also See... ❊
→ La Trobe University
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