Originally used for grazing and timber harvesting, the property was purchased in 2002 by Trust for Nature with funding from the RE Ross Trust and the National Reserve System. The reserve covers an impressive 193 ha.
Friar reserve is located at Lot 37 Section 3, Roussacs Rd, Meerlieu and features both woodland and wetland habitat areas.
Friars Reserve is open by appointment. Contact Regional Reserve Manager on 0409 530 462 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a visit.
All Trust for Nature reserves are closed on days of Total Fire Ban, and days of severe, extreme and code red fire danger.
Image: Dwarf Kerrawang. Source: Andre Messina/Vic Flora CC BY-NC-SA 4.0.