Volunteer for a conservation project

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

Bushcare’s Big Day Out 2019

Bushcare’s Big Day Out (BBDO) falls on Sunday September 15 2019 BBDO is a national day of action that aims to encourage everyone to get involved with their local Bushcare, Landcare or other groups of dedicated volunteers – including CVA! –  making a difference to the environment. CVA offices around Australia will be holding volunteer […]
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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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Latest News

Curlew Conservation Final Report

Far Eastern Curlews are the largest of all the world’s shorebirds. About 75 per cent of the world’s curlews winter in Australia, so we have a special responsibility to protect them. From September 2017 – June 2019, Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) led a project titled Community Conservation of the Far Eastern Curlew to help protect […]
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Cudgen Tilapia Buster 2019

Conservation Volunteers Australia, Tweed Shire Council and Department of Primary Industries are partnering for the Cudgen Tilapia Buster event with support from Frogley’s Offshore, OzFish and Ballina Bait and Tackle. When: Saturday May 25 Time: 9 am to 3 pm Location: 38 Cabarita Road, Bogangar What to bring: BYO fishing gear and sun protection The event will […]
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Melbourne Airport partners with Conservation Volunteers Australia to support a Cross-Cultural Volunteer Program

Melbourne Airport, in partnership with Conservation Volunteers Australia, have launched a three-year project at Organ Pipes National Park.  The Cross-Cultural Volunteer Program will provide opportunities for adult migrants and refugees in the local community to participate in environmental projects, while providing practical experience in a work-like setting. The program will focus on enriching the community’s […]
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Quarantine Station Base for Conservation Trainees

The Cape Pallarenda Quarantine Station is on the way to being rejuvenated with practical on-the-job action from nine trainees undertaking a Certificate 1 in Conservation and Land Management. Our Townsville office, based within the historic Quarantine Station, is delivering the training. This traineeship is funded and supported by the Queensland Government through its Skilling Queenslanders […]
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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.