SOUVENIRS OF HERRING ISLAND PARK


THE HERRING ISLAND VIDEOS

Watch these videos on YouTube.


HERRING ISLAND 1993

- This video documents Herring Island in its early stages, from the floods of 1934, the making of the Island, its use as a silt dump and scout camp. "Friends" talk about the salinity and revegetation problems and look forward to its rehabilitation.


HERRING ISLAND 1996

- Showing Herring Island in the early stages of its rehabilitation, the provision of picnic facilities, water, and electricity to the Island. Interviews Melbourne Parks & Waterways staff and volunteers involved in the "Earth Day" planting in June 1996.

HERRING ISLAND 2000

- Filmed by the Middle Park CAE, this video shows the results of the early plantings on Herring Island, some of the Sculptures erected between 1997 and 2000. It shows pictures of Indigenous people in 'early' Melbourne and paintings by indigenous artist William Barak. Interviews Parks Victoria ranger, Ray Bloore, "Friends of Herring Island" Damian Curtain and Eve Lawson, and takes you on a boat trip around the Island.



HERRING ISLAND T-SHIRTS

Available in Small, Medium & Large, featuring the Herring Island logo - Australian made quality - for $15.00 AUD including postage within Australia. ($20AUD for overseas). Available from Stanley Barker, 10 Grace St., Mont Albert Vic 3127.


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