Students get down to earth in the Kimberley

Students helping to construct nesting boxes for finches

The Rio Tinto Earth Assist program engages students in a state-wide program focused on practical conservation, environmental awareness and sustainability. The program is run by Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) in conjunction with the Department of Education, the Department of Parks and Wildlife and Rio Tinto. In May 2017, Rio Tinto Earth Assist visited the Kimberley on a regional tour, visiting schools in […]

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A Tree Planting Frenzy In Celebration Of World Environment Day

Sydney 2017 wed

We’re excited to report that this years Corporate Tree Planting Challenge, in celebration of World Environment Day, was a huge success with more locations, more teams and more impact than ever before! Held on Friday the 2nd June, it was a tree planting frenzy of 46 teams participating across Australia and another 10 teams will participate in New Zealand […]

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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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Rio Tinto Earth Assist will continue for another four years, supporting students to do their bit for the West Australian environment

Rio Tinto Earth Assist

Conservation Volunteers Australia are pleased to announce that Rio Tinto have signed on for another four years to support the Earth Assist program. Conservation Volunteers Australia and Rio Tinto have been working together for almost 20 years to deliver important environmental programs and improve the standards of conservation volunteer management in Australia. In 2009 we […]

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