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What We Do

Some of Conservation Volunteers Australia’s outstanding achievements in 2017 included planting almost 1,000,000 trees, carrying out 2,300 environmental surveys, and collecting
over 1.4 tonnes of native seeds

Upcoming Events

Our annual World Environment Day Tree Planting Challenge is back!

Our ever-popular corporate challenge event is back! Now’s the time to gather your workmates and get ready to celebrate World Environment Day on June 5th with our annual Tree Planting Challenge! Why not invite other divisions in your workplace, challenge your interstate branches or extend the invitation to your customers and clients? You may enter […]
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World Curlew Day April 21 2019

April 21 is World Curlew Day, a day to raise awareness about this unique shorebird that is facing habitat loss and the threat of extinction. There are eight species of Curlew found around the world and the largest of them all, the Far Eastern Curlew, migrates to northern and eastern Australian shorelines to feed during […]
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Latest News

Community Flatback Sea Turtle Monitoring Report

Since 2008 Conservation Volunteers Australia has been running our annual Flatback sea turtle monitoring program at Eco Beach, near Broome in north west Western Australia as part of our Threatened Species/Wild Futures program. The most recent monitoring program, run in November and December 2018, saw volunteers collect valuable data on the turtles nesting at Eco […]
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Oaky Creek Revegetation in Mackay

As a national organisation with offices around the country, it’s always exciting to hear about the diverse projects going on in the regions. We recently asked our Mackay office what their current favourite project is, and heard about the fantastic flood recovery work being undertaken at Oaky Creek, outside Mackay in northern Queensland. Thanks to […]
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Silver Poplar and The Green Line

We have been working with Basalt 2 Bay (B2B) Landcare Network to tackle Silver Poplar in The Green Line, a 37 km long section of the former Koroit to Hamilton Railway line, running form Koroit to Minhamite, that now forms a valuable habitat corridor for native plants and wildlife. B2B Facilitator Lisette Mill shares her […]
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Beach Scrub Clean Up

Beach scrub is vegetation on coastal dunes comprising of trees to the height of 20m, semi-evergreen vine thickets, shrubs and a ground layer. Beach scrub is found in patches along the east coast of Australia and is recognised as important for stabilising sand dunes and protecting inland areas from storm surges.  This endangered vegetation has […]
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Australian Aboriginal FlagConservation Volunteers respectfully acknowledges Traditional Owners and Indigenous Peoples, their rich and dynamic cultures and their continuing unique affinity and cultural obligations for land and sea. We pay our respect to them and their cultures, and to elders both past and present.