Greening the West – 1 Million Trees Project Wins Premier’s Sustainability Award


On Thursday October 10th Greening the West – 1 Million Trees project was awarded a Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Award in the Environmental Protection category, which recognises leadership and excellence in protection and prevention of harm to the environment, for its ambitious program that planted more than one million trees across Melbourne’s west. Conservation Volunteers Australia, […]

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National Tree Day 2019

Volunteers with Tree Seedlings

National Tree Day and Schools Tree Day is an annual, national event where communities come together to get their hands dirty planting trees and restoring native vegetation at sites as diverse as schools, farms, parks and beaches. This year Schools Tree Day is Friday 26th July and National Tree Day is Sunday 28th July. We […]

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Quarantine Station Base for Conservation Trainees

Townsville trainees April 2019

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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