ID: 111743

Learn about Local Native Plants with Seed Collecting & Propagating Techniques

Environment & Conservation Micro Volunteering Mooroobool QLD

About this opportunity

Join Conservation Volunteers Australia to start the New Year with some easy seed collecting acivities around the Cairns region, focusing on Nature Reserves and Parks to identify and collect species required for propagation for a large Wetland project we are undertaking in the FNQ region.

Mornings will be spent collecting, followed by identification, weighing and preparation/propagating in the afternoons at our local Cairns depot.

Monday, 15th January

Tuesday, 16th January

Monday, 22nd January

Tuesday 23rd January

Monday, 22nd January we will be visiting local Landcare group Kuranda Envirocare at their nursery where we have a shared space, in which we will help prepare seeds , propagate and pot up native species. Morning Tea included on this day. A trip to Barron FAlls in the afternoon, weather permitting.

Discover the plants of your own backyard, learn why native species are important, and ways you can encourage native wildlife and natural environment.

Our days begin at 8am, and finish by 4pm at the latest.

This activity is free to join, and includes transport from our Cairns depot in Mooroobool to all sites.

Lunch not included - please bring your own.

For more details on what to bring and where to meet, please contact Simone via the details provided.

Additional requirements

Medical Check *.

PPE Requirements will be emailed out upon expression of interest

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Full days - Monday 15th January Tuesday 16th January Monday 22nd January Tuesday 23rd January

Good for
  • Centrelink Approved
  • Travelling/short term volunteers
  • Volunteers with limited English
Interested in
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Information, Tour Guides, Heritage
  • Sport and Physical Activities

Provided on site