Pakenham Upper Community Hall and Church

In 1872, Gembrook South’s first settler, a Mr Matters donated half an acre of land on which a hall to be used as a church and meeting place was to be built. A young Joe Moyle, employed by Mr Matters at the time cleared and fenced the land and the building was erected by volunteers… Read More

RJ Chambers Flora and Fauna Reserve

The largest Council-managed reserve in the Cardinia Shire, the RJ Chambers Flora and Fauna Reserve is home to 88 bird and 336 indigenous plant species. Selectively logged in the early 1900s and 1960s, the 121 hectare site was bought by the former Shire of Pakenham in 1972.  The Shire engineer at that time was Ron… Read More

Pakenham Upper Recreation Reserve

Harry Blackburn Oval