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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
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Upcoming Events

World Wetlands Day February 2 2019

We will be celebrating World Wetlands Day (WWD) 2019 with wetland restoration and education activities around the country. WWD falls on February 2 and marks the day the international Convention on the Wise Use of Wetlands (known as the Ramsar Convention) was signed in in the Iranian city of Ramsar in 1971. WWD is a day […]
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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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World Wetlands Day February 2 2019

We will be celebrating World Wetlands Day (WWD) 2019 with wetland restoration and education activities around the country. WWD falls on February 2 and marks the day the international Convention on the Wise Use of Wetlands (known as the Ramsar Convention) was signed in in the Iranian city of Ramsar in 1971. WWD is a day […]
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Conservation Volunteers Celebrates National Recycling Week with a Corporate Clean Up Day Challenge at Rose Bay Beach

Rose Bay Beach located in the heart of Sydney has benefited from the removal of unwanted litter in celebration of National Recycling Week. The Sydney corporate community participated in a corporate clean up day challenge, enjoying some healthy competition with four teams competing against each other to collect, sort and record as much micro litter as possible in […]
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$5 million to tackle marine debris across the Great Barrier Reef

Tangaroa Blue Foundation and Conservation Volunteers Australia are excited to announce that we have been engaged by the Australian Government to deliver a $5 million program of local actions to clean up and prevent litter from entering Great Barrier Reef waterways over the next five years. Tangaroa Blue Foundation is a leading not-for-profit organisation dedicated to […]
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Restoring Nodding Geebung in Londonderry Woodland Reserve

The Cumberland Plain is full of many rare and threatened species, but the Nodding Geebung, or Persoonia nutans must be one of the most fascinating. Classified as Endangered at both the State and Federal level, this delicate and rare shrub occurs exclusively within a 40 square kilometre region of the Critically Endangered Cumberland Plain Woodland. […]
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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.