Conservation Volunteers Australia to coordinate national environmental volunteering response for bushfire recovery

Volunteering to recover burnt landscape from bushfires

On Monday 13th January the Australian Federal Government announced an initial $50 million investment in supporting the recovery of wildlife and habitats devastated in the current bushfire crisis. With $25 million assigned to an emergency intervention fund for immediate, critical wildlife and habitat survival interventions, a further $25 million has been made available to support wildlife […]

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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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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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