A community organisation established and run by local residents

Friends of Lake Claremont

Our mission is to assist in the conservation and enhancement of Lake Claremont, a Conservation Category Wetland and Bush Forever Site.
In the heart of the Western Suburbs, on the site of a disused golf course, lies Lake Claremont a biodiversity hotspot. The Lake and parklands cover an area of approximately 70 hectares.

Current News

Follow the link below to download our latest newsletter which contains details of our latest projects and local activities


ACNC Registered Charity Tick

Very proud to announce we have the ACNC Registered Charity Tick.

December Busy Bee

Please note new summer hours. Meet at 8:00 am at the old tin shed on the north.east side of Lake Claremont   Focus: hand weeding.  Please join in as we continue the weeding efforts to give the new seedlings a great start. Gloves and instructions provided. Please wear closed-in shoes, long sleeves and a hat. Free tea at the end of the session.  

Please note updated contact number:  0401 376 085

Sunday 9th December08:00 - 10:00am
What to do when...

You find a turtle that is nesting or injured?

Long-necked turtles are often out of the lake and sometimes need your help. Please read the flyer to learn how.