South Gippsland Conservation Society


4 March 2018: Cape Liptrap Coastal Park, Clean Up Australia Day Event
SGCS members may like to get involved in this event and spend a couple of hours on this wonderful remote stretch of coastline. Details here: Clean Up Australia Day at Cape Liptrap Coastal Park.

About the Society

South Gippsland Conservation Society is a not-for-profit organisation founded in 1976. It aims to promote and preserve South Gippsland's natural resources.

SGCS also runs the Bunurong Environment Centre shop and Shell Museum, and Bunurong Coast Education, which offers award-winning environmental education and activities for children and adults.

More about SGCS

Join us! Find out more about our projects and branches. Read our newsletters, see our affiliates and supporters, and read some useful links. SGCS is a Child Safe organisation: see our Child Safety Code.

Activities & Excursions

Bunurong Coast Education offers talks, guided tours and outdoor excursions for both children and adults in the holidays and on some weekends.
Bookings are open NOW!

Discover the Centre

We're right in the heart of Inverloch, corner of Ramsey Boulevard and The Esplanade, and we're open 10 am to 4 pm every day except Tuesdays.

School Holiday Times

Dec-Jan holidays: open 10 am to 5 pm every day. Also Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
Other holidays: open 10 am to 4 pm every day.
The Environment Centre provides leaflets and guides on local attractions and amusements, and also houses the Shell Museum.

For children we have free hands-on activities in the Discovery Room, while adults can browse for books or our beautiful gifts in the shop.