Salvin Creek – Look At Me Now!

Salvins Creek before Feb 2015

Just over twelve months on and a revegetation area along Salvin Creek at Mt Gravatt, Queensland is thriving! To assist with habitat connectivity along the creek Conservation Volunteers, in partnership with Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating Committee, was successful in obtaining funding through the Brisbane City Council’s Lord Mayors Community Sustainability and Environment fund. This funding […]

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Calling all Kathmandu Summit Club Members

Kathmandu Summit Club Members are encouraged to get outdoors and make a difference by joining Conservation Volunteers at our upcoming volunteer day. More than just a loyalty programme, Summit Club is about getting out and enjoying every minute of the outdoors and working together to keep our communities green. Kathmandu has partnered with Conservation Volunteers Australia to provide […]

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Green Army Supervisor – Melbourne, VIC

Full Time 6 month contract The Green Army is an Australian Government initiative that supports local environment and heritage conservation projects across Australia. Conservation Volunteers is proud to be a provider for this program. We are seeking to employ a Green Army Supervisor who will be responsible for the safety, welfare, training and supervision of Green Army […]

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Restoring Wilson’s River Koala Habitat

Wilsons River Koala

Conservation Volunteers Australia is delivering an Australian Government 20 Million Trees project to revegetate over 5 hectares of Koala habitat adjacent to the Wilson’s River near Lismore, NSW. Koalas are listed as nationally vulnerable due primarily to the loss and fragmentation of habitat. Small habitat remnants in the project area currently support a fragmented Koala population, […]

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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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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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