Green Army Participants in Northern Territory planting new trees

Green Army – Northern Territory

About the Green Army

Green Army LogoAre you aged between 17 and 24, an Australian citizen or permanent resident and would like to be a part of a team that will make a real difference to the environment in your local community?

Would you like to be paid an allowance while gaining skills, training and experience that can help you enter the workforce, improve your career opportunities or further your education and training?

The Green Army is an Australian Government initiative open to young people including Indigenous Australians, school leavers, gap year students, graduates and job seekers who are looking for employment to develop skills, undertake training and gain experience in the delivery of conservation.

The Green Army provides all the tools, PPE and training required for each Project. Local transport to the project site is also provided to Green Army participants.

Learn more about the Green Army, or download a Green Army fact sheet.

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Green Army Projects – Northern Territory

To apply for a position on Green Army please submit an application by selecting your preferred project below. It is only necessary to submit one application to participate in a Green Army project. If your application is successful, we will endeavour to place you on your preferred project, subject to availability.

If you would like to speak to someone regarding a Green Army project before applying, please contact your local office.

Project ID: B0340019402G

Anticipated Start Date: 31/10/2016

A continuation of Green Army Round 2 and 3 projects, this project will Cconserve and protect the native flora and fauna of the Olive Pink Botanic Garden including listed rare species. Activities include weeding, especially of Buffel grass, rejuvenation of five garden beds including irrigation works, installation of rejuvenated garden beds, planting 200 new plants, seed collection, and installation of a water treatment system for acid soil loving plants.

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Project ID: A0000011911G

Anticipated Start Date: 3/10/2016

The project aims to assist landholders in rehabilitating their properties for nature conservation and to provide suitable habitat for the Black-footed tree-rat, by providing tubestock of key species to kickstart establishment of the native vegetation. The project will also increase the capacity of the Green Army team, Land for Wildlife members and the general public in the areas of native plant identification, seed collection, site preparation techniques and native plant propagation through three 2 day workshops.

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