Birds and their habitat
Birdlife Australia formerly RAOU, Birds Australia and Bird Observation and Conservation Australia (BOCA)
Birdlife Bayside are the local branch with meetings in Beaumaris and field trips
Birding-aus (a mailing list for bird discussions, location requests, etc.)
Birdline Victoria for up-to-date unusual sightings
All things biological and zoological
Australasian Bat Society
Dolphin Research Institute (Port Phillip Bay)
Frogs of Australia with pages on Victorian frogs
Melbourne's Bat Box Monitoring Program
Museum Victoria Discovery Centre
Museum Victoria Bioinformatics fauna lists
The Norman Wettenhall Foundation supports biodiversity conservation projects Australia-wide, including our Batting4Bayside project.
VICFLORA is a comprehensive and current guide to the wild plants of Victoria.
VIRIDANS fauna CDs
Local and regional info
Other Friends groups and networks
Bayside and environs
Bayside Environment Friends Network (follow BEFN on Facebook)
Beach Patrols conduct regular community beach cleanups. In Bayside at Brighton 3186, Hampton 3188, Ricketts Point 3193, Sandringham 3191; and in other locations around Port Phillip Bay.
Beaumaris Conservation Society
Black Rock and Sandringham Conservation Association (BRASCA)
Earthcare St. Kilda Inc.
Friends of Braeside Park
Friends of Elster Creek
Marine Care, Ricketts Point
Port Phillip Conservation Council
Sandringham Foreshore Association
Victoria and Australia
Backyard habitat, native plants and garden design
See Animal Rescue