QGC: a partnership which leaves tonnes to be thankful for

Gladstone Harbour Catchment Care Program volunteers.

First partnering in 2011, Conservation Volunteers Australia and QGC have celebrated six successful years of partnership. With this partnership drawing to an end, Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) would like to highlight the achievements made under the Gladstone Harbour Catchment Care Program; a program aimed at engaging and supporting the community of Gladstone in protecting and enhancing […]

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Students across WA give back to their community through the Rio Tinto Earth Assist program

Rio Tinto Earth Assist program

The Rio Tinto Earth Assist program engages students in a state-wide program in nature based activities focused on practical conservation, environmental awareness and sustainability. It is run by Conservation Volunteers Australia in conjunction with the Department of Education, the Department of Parks and Wildlife and Rio Tinto. In 2016 the program had students complete marine […]

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The Boral Connected Communities Program supporting local schools and communities in 2017

Cake celebrating the Boral Ltd Connected Communities Program

Boral Ltd has been a supporter of Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) since 1988, celebrating 30 years of supporting local schools and communities. The current Connected Communities Program commenced in 2012 and has supported over 200 school environmental projects. The Connected Communities Program managed by CVA with Boral’s support, assist schools and communities to educate and […]

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Pernod Ricard Winemakers and Conservation Volunteers Australia partner up to support the local environment

Pernod Pernod Ricard Winemakers employees removing weeds at Kohupatiki Marae in the Hawke’s Bay.

Pernod Ricard Winemakers have signed up Conservation Volunteers Australia as a key environmental partner.   Pernod Ricard Winemakers is the Australian premium wine division of Pernod Ricard, the world’s co-leader in wine and spirits. ‘The work of the Conservation Volunteers is essential to securing a sustainable future, and our partnership with them enables our teams in Australia and […]

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Volunteers celebrate World Wetland Day

Cheetham Wetlands - Victorian Wetland Care program

On Tuesday 2nd February, 2017 volunteers celebrated World Wetland Day by supporting wetland rehabilitation activities at key wetlands in Altona and Sale. The Victorian Wetland Care program is supporting the restoration of the Sale Common Nature Reserve in Gippsland and Paisley Challis Wetlands, Cheetham Wetlands and Jawbone Conservation Reserve in western Melbourne. The Sale Common Nature […]

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Over 400 keen volunteers make a difference along Western Australia’s coast line

Woodside employees at Trigg Beach

Since 2011, Woodside and Conservation Volunteers Australia have been working in partnership on the Coastal Guardians Program. Unique to Western Australia, the program provides essential assistance to community groups, land managers and government agencies in improving priority coastal areas that are under threat from urban development and degradation. Each year, the program engages hundreds of volunteers […]

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Continuing success for the Chevron Aboriginal Conservation Training Program in 2016

Chevron Trainees at South Perth Foreshore for Clean Up Australia Day.

Chevron and Conservation Volunteers Australia have been working together since 2011. Two highly successful and innovative programs have been run that provided essential environmental and cultural assistance to the Perth region. The Chevron Aboriginal Conservation Training Program delivers field based training and qualifications to people of Aboriginal descent. The program offers employment pathways in conservation management in […]

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