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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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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Nestle Nature’s Classrooms Program connecting hundreds of students to their environment

Nestle Natures Classroom Program CVA

Nestle Blacktown and Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) joined forces in 2016 to run the Nestle Nature’s Classrooms Program. The program was designed to connect the Blacktown facility in Sydney to its local community through supporting local schools in establishing green learning spaces. With the support of Nestle, CVA has assisted schools in delivering projects that […]

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Landcare Super Saturday in Newcastle

Landcares Super Saturday

The Tom Farrell Institute, Lake Macquarie Landcare and Conservation Volunteers Australia invite you to a FREE Landcare Super Saturday session on Saturday May 13. Take an exciting walk discovering fungi, tour the wetlands to learn about riparian restoration and take a tour of the herbarium. Community members and volunteers of all ages and experience are invited […]

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