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Some of Conservation Volunteers Australia’s outstanding achievements in 2016 included planting over 1,000,000 trees, carrying out 5,000 environmental surveys, and collecting over 2 tonnes of native seeds.

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Swift Parrot

The Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolour) is the fastest parrot in the world, but is on a rapid path to extinction. There are only approximatley 2000 Swift Parrots left in the wild and if improvements are not made now to their foraging and breeding habitats they could be extinct within 3 generations – that’s just 16 […]
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Join Us and Go Wild for Wild Futures

For the month of September, we are celebrating Biodiversity Month and National Threatened Species Day (7th September). Australia wide, we are calling on you and your business to GO WILD for Wild Futures by supporting Conservation Volunteers Australia’s national threatened species program, Wild Futures. The Wild Futures program contributes to wildlife conservation in a simple […]
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Delivering Biodiversity Dividends to the Barratta Creek Catchment

Delivering Biodiversity Dividends to the Barratta Creek Catchment was a four-year project, initiated by WetlandCare Australia and completed with Conservation Volunteers Australia through funding from the Australian Government. The project engaged multiple stakeholders to protect, manage and enhance the high ecological functional values of the Barratta Creek Catchment, an artery of the Bowling Green Bay […]
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Boosting the health of Port Phillip Bay

Improving foreshore wetland connectivity Our Geelong office is excited to announce they have secured a grant through the Port Phillip Bay Fund that will see them undertake ‘RAMSAR Wetland Connectivity and Bay Health Protection through Community Action’. The Port Phillip Bay Fund supports projects by community groups and organisations who work to protect and preserve the […]
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Bushcare’s Major Day Out Joins Conservation Volunteers

In 2009 retiree and Bushcare member Don Wilson was inspired to tackle the weeds invading local bushland in Willoughby Shire, Sydney, and recruited volunteers to join him. In the years since Don and a dedicated volunteer committee have transformed an occasional working bee into Bushcare’s Major Day Out, a national day of action to care […]
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Introducing Green Gym – Exercise to make a difference

Beginning August 2017, Conservation Volunteers Australia is excited to commence a new program in Adelaide and Sydney respectively. Green Gym – Exercise to make a difference, is offered as a fun and free physical activity program where participants will be guided in practical conservation activities that will help to transform and restore urban green spaces for […]
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