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Alive Outside: Prehistoric St Kilda

How much do you know about St Kilda's Prehistoric and Indigenous history? Here's a chance to travel back in time and discover incredible stories about our very own backyard. This session is completely free.


Are you a young person aged between 12 and 25 who live, work or play in the City of Port Phillip?

This completely free 2 hour session starts at the Ngargee tree, an important ceremonial tree for at least 400 years, and walks through the parkland to the foreshore at West Beach.

Along the journey, we discover more of the Boon Wurrung culture and lifestyle in the St Kilda area and the landscape that existed here hundreds of years ago.

Our palaeontologist, Ben Francischelli, will also unearth the life that existed along this coastline millions of years ago and bring along local fossil specimens to help us appreciate the incredible marine life of this area.


This event is part of the Alive Outside project provided in partnership with the City of Port Phillip.


16th January 2019 10.00 AM   through   12.00 PM
Ngargee Tree
Fitzroy St
St Kilda
VIC VIC 3182
Phone: 95340670

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The EcoCentre acknowledges the Yalukut Weelam clan of the Boon Wurrung language group, traditional owners of the land on which we are located. We pay respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and elder members of our multicultural community.

We proudly work in partnership with Arweet Carolyn Briggs and the Boon Wurrung Foundation.