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West Werribee Treatment Plant

  • Location: Cocoroc VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

We need you help to maintain a newly revegetated area of the West Werribee Treatment Plant! The treatment plant is a home to over 270 species of birds, and you work will help protect the area that they live. We will be mulching around native plants to supress weed growth, maintain moisture and enhance biodiversity in the area. Come give us a hand.

Help Plant Some Trees in Jerrabomberra

  • Location: Jerrabomberra NSW
  • Category: Other

Come and assist CVA to enhance extent and connectivity of Box Gum Grassy Woodland. Tree planting will assist upper canopy species that are not regenerating well naturally, and increase biodiversity of this critically endangered ecosystem. This valuable exercise will increase the integrity of valuable woodlands and availability of habitat for threatened species known to occur in the area.

Orchid Conservation in Hurstbridge

  • Location: Hurstbridge VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

An exciting opportunity to help two of the rarest orchids in Nillumbik by removing weedy competition! Previous projects have been very successful in elimitating mature boneseed plants, however recent germination of seeds has caused this fast growing weed to threaten the orchids. Your help is needed to control the boneseed!

Connected Communities at Pembroke Primary School, Mooroolbark

  • Location: Mooroolbark VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Be part of our Connected Communities program at Pembroke Primary School and get your hands dirty to build a drystone wall that will protect native grass species. We will provide transport from our Melbourne office (120 Rosslyn Street, West Melbourne), departing at 8am and returning around 4pm. Or if you live local you can meet on-site by prior arrangement.

Biodiversity Improvements at Pinkerton Forest

  • Location: Mount Cottrell VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Pinkerton Forest on the Western Recycled Treatment Plant is registered as a Land For Wildlife Site. The grassy woodland is identified as critically endangered on the EPBC Act (Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act). This is an ongoing project since 1992, with ongoing threats from invasive weeds and small boxthorn. Wildflowers and birdlife are abundant. Come and enjoy a day in the outdoors and assist CVA with weed removal and revegetation activities within the Forest!

Gardening with Australian Natives at Maranoa Gardens, Balwyn

  • Location: Balwyn VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

One of Australia’s oldest native gardens, Maranoa Gardens in Balwyn displays Australian plants in a range of colorful, habitat styles. If you love gardens, birds, plants and being outdoors, jump on our van and volunteer with us for a day! Your assistance in planting native plants will enhance the native vegetation and its ecosystem and also ensure we provide great experiences and educational opportunities for visitors.