Welcome to the home of the Strathbogie Ranges Conservation Management Network.

Strathbogie Ranges CMN

Welcome to the official website of the Strathbogie Ranges Conservation Management Network (SRCMN).

Here you’ll find events, news and local information about conservation in the Strathbogie Shire. If you’d like to get in touch with us, please feel free to send us an email or find us on Facebook.

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Free Guide

Check out this great guide to sustainable and productive land managment

Upcoming Events

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Welcome to the official website of the Strathbogie Ranges Conservation Management Network (SRCMN)
Here you’ll find events, news and local information about conservation in the Strathbogie Shire. If you’d like to get in touch with us, please feel free to send us an email or find us on Facebook.

Sign up to our Newsletter

Free Guide

Check out this great guide to sustainable and productive land managment

Upcoming Events

Join us at our next event

Past Events

Check out what we've been doing lately

Local Publications

Gain some new skills, all for free!

Useful Links

Some handy links to other sites

Walking Guides

Get out and explore

Upcoming Events

Join us at our next event

Past Projects

Check out what we've been doing lately

Local Publications

Gain some new skills, all for free!

Useful Links

Some handy links to other sites

Walking Guides

Get out and explore

Past Events

Read up on some of our previous events to get a feel for what we do.

Local Blogs

RSS Strathbogie Natureview

  • A moulting Eastern Blue Tongue Lizard reveals its true colours
    Beautiful colours and patterns are vividly revealed as an eastern blue tongue lizard moults.
  • Big Hill Flora Reserve
    Traveling south along the Hume Fwy between Violet Town and Seymour, you pass by several prominent rocky outcrops on your left in the Strathbogie Ranges. One of these is the 60 ha Big Hill Flora (Conservation) Reserve, near Longwood. It’s one of a very small number of conservation reserves in the Strathbogie Ranges and one […]
  • Wild pollinators in my garden! (updated)
    (updated Nov. 21) This is the week of the Wild Pollinator Count, so don’t just stand there … count! That’s just what I did for half an hour last Sunday and look what I found. I don’t have names for all of these insects, but being part of the Wild Pollinator Count is certainly improving […]
  • A contrasting pair
    This pair of chestnut teal ducks highlight the inequitable allocation of gorgeous plumage between genders

RSS Our Strathbogie Forest

  • Strathbogie Forest in the news
    Recently, The Weekly Times published an article about community and industry concerns over logging in the Strathbogie Forest. The role of bee keepers in developing a new form of logging, based on ‘continuous cover forestry’, is to be commended. Anything … Continue reading →
  • Strathbogie Shire calls for end to logging
    MEDIA RELEASE October 17 2018 Strathbogie Shire Council calls for an end to logging and better protection of the Strathbogie Forest  A regional local government Council has joined the call for the Andrews Government to end native forest logging and protect the … Continue reading →
  • New report calls for forest action in Victoria’s Strathbogies
    A new report has recommended protection of the forests of the Strathbogie Ranges in new conservation reserves. The report has been funded by local communities in north-east Victoria frustrated at the lack of action by the Andrews government. Download the … Continue reading →
  • Mount Wombat Walk

Past Events

Read up on some of our previous events to get a feel for what we do.

RSS Strathbogie Natureview

  • A moulting Eastern Blue Tongue Lizard reveals its true colours
    Beautiful colours and patterns are vividly revealed as an eastern blue tongue lizard moults.
  • Big Hill Flora Reserve
    Traveling south along the Hume Fwy between Violet Town and Seymour, you pass by several prominent rocky outcrops on your left in the Strathbogie Ranges. One of these is the 60 ha Big Hill Flora (Conservation) Reserve, near Longwood. It’s one of a very small number of conservation reserves in the Strathbogie Ranges and one […]

RSS Our Strathbogie Forest

  • Strathbogie Forest in the news
    Recently, The Weekly Times published an article about community and industry concerns over logging in the Strathbogie Forest. The role of bee keepers in developing a new form of logging, based on ‘continuous cover forestry’, is to be commended. Anything … Continue reading →
  • Strathbogie Shire calls for end to logging
    MEDIA RELEASE October 17 2018 Strathbogie Shire Council calls for an end to logging and better protection of the Strathbogie Forest  A regional local government Council has joined the call for the Andrews Government to end native forest logging and protect the … Continue reading →