Greens councillors in the City of Port Phillip have called on the State Government and any purchaser of the Gatwick Hotel to contribute to replacement housing within the municipality.

Victorian Greens leader Greg Barber says the Western Australia election should be a warning to Victorian Liberals considering a preference deal with Pauline Hanson's One Nation.

Protected freckled ducks, blue-billed ducks and blue-winged shovelers have been recorded at wetlands across Victoria, but only one week from opening weekend the government has failed to close wetlands.