Publications and Information


Bandicoots creating constitution

©  All papers, photos and drawings are copyright but may be downloaded free and used for personal or educational purposes.

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More links with publications and resources will be added.


Printed Books and Guides

Hamilton Region Nature Guide Second Edition [sample-760kb] (Diane Luhrs, Editor, 2020).   

Environmental Advocacy and Action 1958 to 2008 (Diane Luhrs, Editor, 2009).  

The cover and contents pages are presented in the pdf link. Out of print; available for viewing at the Hamilton History Centre, Hamilton Club, State Library of Victoria (Melbourne) and National Library (Canberra).

Natural Temperate Grassland Species of the Victorian Volcanic Plain - a fold-out photographic species guide brochure.


Publications and reports - geology, fauna, flora, natural history

Fauna, Flora and Natural History

Geology, Geomorphology and Landscape

Nature Notes


Fauna lists & surveys

Frogs and reptiles of the region

Bird lists 

Bird Surveys Hamilton-Penshurst-Victoria Valley Wetlands

Bird Surveys, Coastal Wetlands and Beach

Bird Surveys Willaura Area Wetlands and Lake Bolac

Bird Surveys in Forest, Woodland or Heathland

Mammal surveys in local conservation reserves


Flora lists & surveys 

Vascular flora lists for local conservation reserves

Fungi lists for various conservation reserves


Club Documents & Newsletters

Newsletters -1996 onwards

Constitution, Membership, Awards & Tributes

Annual General Meeting Presidents Reports

Past annual programs for club activities & events


Excursions & Projects Reports

Environmental Project Reports (including Weed Control) 

Excursion Reports



Submissions to Southern Grampians Shire

Submissions on fire and ecology

Submissions on forestry and ecology

Submissions on National Park & State Park management plans

Submissions on water, wetlands & drainage

Submissions to LCC & VEAC on Crown Lands management

Submissions on mining and other environmental matters