Restoring landscapes across the Mount Alexander Region

Connecting Country (Mount Alexander Region) Inc is a community-based not-for-profit organisation that aims to increase, enhance and restore biodiversity across the Mount Alexander Shire and surrounds in central Victoria. Click on the links below to find out more about what we do.



Our organisation, achievements, current projects and how you can get involved ...

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News & Events

News and up coming events

Education and resources

Education & Resources

Learn about your property and our education program


On-ground Works

Take part in landscape restoration...



Nest boxes, birds and our long-term monitoring plan...

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There are over 30 Landcare and Friends groups active in the Mount Alexander Shire...

Handsome Flat-pea (Platylobium formosum)

Creamy Candles (Stackhousia monogyna)

Pink Bells (Tetratheca ciliata)

Pink Bells (Tetratheca ciliata)

Primrose Goodenia (Goodenia blackiana)

Castlemaine Spider-orchid (Caladenia clavescens)

Gorse Bitter-pea (Daviesia ulicifolia)

Fryers Ridge

Early Nancy (Wurmbea dioica)

White Marianth


Tiny Star (Hypoxis glabella)

Nodding Greenhood (Pterostylis nutans)

Green Rock Fern (Arthropodium strictum)

Nodding Greenhood (Pterostylis nutans)

Bryum agenteum

Purple Coral-pea (Hardenbergia violacea)

Common Hovea (Hovea linearis)

Dusty Miller (Spyridium parvifolium)

Dusty Miller (Spyridium parvifolium)

Photo Gallery

View photo gallery of local images...

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Contact the Connecting Country team...