World Environment Day celebrated by planting over 16,000 natives across Australia and New Zealand!

Holcim Team in Brisbane

On June 5, Conservation Volunteers celebrated World Environment Day with our annual Corporate Tree Planting Challenge. Now in its 6th year, the event continues to be in demand as all sites sold out once again! The competition was fierce and the impact huge as 46 teams competed to plant the greatest amount of native grasses, shrubs and trees as they […]

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Banksia Woodland Brought Back to Life: Students from Orange Grove Primary School Participate in Conservation and Cultural Learning Day

boral workshop

Students from Orange Grove Primary School, in Orange Grove Western Australia, recently joined volunteers from Boral and Conservation Volunteers Australia in an effort to revegetate and rehabilitate a Banksia Woodland on school grounds. The program is part of Boral’s on-going commitment to partner with community groups, including schools, in the region to make a contribution to […]

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Melbourne Airport partners with Conservation Volunteers Australia to support a Cross-Cultural Volunteer Program

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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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Conservation Volunteers Celebrates National Recycling Week with a Corporate Clean Up Day Challenge at Rose Bay Beach

Volunteers ready to clean up Rose Bay Beach as part of the Corporate Clean Up Day Challenge

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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