Adelaide Airport supporting the restoration of unique habitat at Patawalonga Creek

Volunteer team celebrating World Wetlands Day 2017 at Patawalonga Creek

Did you know there is a unique habitat in West Torrens that contains the last remaining example of the type of vegetation that was found across the Adelaide Plains before European settlement? Patawalonga Creek was once part of ‘the Reedbeds’, an expanse of wetlands that stretched from Glenelg to the Port Adelaide River and as […]

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Latrobe Valley students launch a new garden

Green Valley Gardens launch - ExxonMobil funded program

On Tuesday 31st October, Latrobe Valley Flexible Learning Option in partnership with Latrobe City Council, and VicHealth officially launched their new urban garden as part of the Green Valley Gardens initiative. Latrobe Valley Flexible Learning Option provides an alternative education option for disengaged youth in the Latrobe Valley. This ‘urban agriculture’ project aims to build positive, constructive […]

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Conservation Volunteers Australia and Sydney Airport deliver the final day of a three-year project at Kurnell

Sydney Airport employees and Endeavour Clontarf Academy students enjoy an interpretive walk at KurnellAcademy students enjoy an interpretive walk at Kurnell

Thursday November 2nd signified the final day of the Sydney Airport Kamay Botany Bay Regeneration Project at Kurnell, which engaged volunteers in contributing to valuable cultural and environmental projects throughout Kamay Botany Bay National Park. The area supports a number of threatened species and is also historically significant as the landing spot of the first […]

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Chevron continues to contribute to conservation

Blog post October - corporate group 10

Chevron and Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) have continued to partner on exciting projects during 2017, including the Chevron Aboriginal Conservation Training Program (CACTP). In September we welcomed our new CACTP team – Robert, Sean, Alexis, Belinda and Talia! The team has been busy learning and volunteering on key conservation projects in the Perth Metro area. […]

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Tabcorp put their skills to the test in a hackday for CVA

TABCORP volunteers put their skills to the test

Whilst a ‘hackday’ to Conservation Volunteers would most likely relate to a day of removing invasive weeds or trees with gardening tools, the recent hackday with Tabcorp was something of a different kind! On Thursday 22nd September, five teams from Tabcorp, a long standing supporter of Conservation Volunteers, held a “hackday”; a design sprint-like event in which teams of developers collaborate intensively on technology initiatives with […]

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Volunteering in Karijini National Park

Karijini Team 2

When you think of volunteering with Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) do rugged gorges and freshwater pools come to mind? Well that’s what 12 lucky volunteers from Perth got to experience on an exciting adventure earlier this year! Made possible by Mitsui Iron Ore Development Pty Ltd (MIOD), CVA provided the Department of Biodiversity Conservation and […]

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CVA Affiliates - Experience Tiger Island

We have a variety of generous partners that help support our priority conservation work either through discounts on products or donations to our organisation. Check out some different ways our partners support us and provide a great deal for you too! Dreamworld Together CVA and Dreamworld share a common goal of educating and inspiring communities to […]

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Aon employees head outdoors to make a difference to their local environment

Aon employees at Bayside State College, Brisbane

On 7 June 2017 Conservation Volunteers Australia hosted the Aon Charitable Foundation’s Global Service Day, a company-wide initiative where employees in more than 40 countries volunteered their time and efforts to support over 170 charity partners in their communities. Celebrating their commitment to empowering economic and human possibility, Aon Australia used their Global Service Day […]

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Pernod Ricard Winemakers Responsib’All Day

Pernod Ricard Winemakers employees at their global Responsibl'All Day in Sydney

On June 1, Conservation Volunteers partnered with Pernod Ricard Winemakers, the premium wine division of Pernod Ricard across Australia and New Zealand to celebrate their global Responsib’ALL Day, a global Pernod Ricard initiative that sees 18,500 team members step outside the office and give back to their local communities. The theme for this year’s Responsib’ALL Day was […]

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Stockland employees engage in critical conservation work

Stockland employees at Hermitage Foreshore, Sydney

Stockland have been a Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) partner since 2015 enabling employees to make meaningful social and environmental contributions to the communities in which they operate. Stockland owns, manages and develops shopping centres, residential and retirement living communities, office and industrial properties across Australia. Stockland’s support of CVA forms part of their long-term commitment to sustainable living […]

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