Portland Field Naturalists’ Club (PFNC) was formed in 1945 out of concern for the future of native vegetation in the region, in the face of post war development.
PFNC is comitted to the appreciation, protection and enhancement of our natural environment. This is achieved through advocacy, outings, surveys, gaining and sharing knowledge, participation in revegetation and pest plant control activities.
The establishment of the Lower Glenelg, Mt. Richmond and Cobboboonee National Parks,
Cape Nelson State Park, Cobboboonee Forest Park, and other flora & fauna reserves in the district.
Publication of the ‘Birds of Portland District’.
These meetings have a program provided by either a guest speaker or presentations from within the Club membership.
Visitors and non-members are very welcome to join our activities.