Creek Chronicle

Image: Spring Gully Reserve
Bird Life along Steele Creek

Bird Life along Steele Creek

Over the years, with the increased plantings along the creek, many of us have noted the increasing bird life. In the 1970's, when we first came to the area, blackbirds, sparrows, starlings, common mynas. and the occasional magpie were the most commonly sighted...

How did Steele Creek gets its name

How did Steele Creek gets its name

Sadly we have no knowledge of what the original custodians, the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung, called the waterway that we now call Steele Creek. In the 40,000 years prior to European occupation the Wurundjeri managed the surrounding land, fished and collected estuarine...