The Ararat district community has an opportunity to salvage roadside native orchids and lilies before construction starts on the Western Highway duplication between Buangor and Ararat.
Vicroads North Western Projects project director Nigel Powers said environmentalists had requested the community have an opportunity to collect the native orchids and lilies at Hillside Road, near Ararat.
Mr Powers said interested people needed to register to attend the event on Saturday. People can call 8808 6010 or email en[email protected]swcjv. com.au to register.