- Departs from:
- 9am at Castlereagh General Cemetery and Reserve. Corner of Church Street & E Wilchard Road, Cranebrook. 8.30am at Penrith Station north (near multi-storey carpark) if requiring a pick up.
- Departure time:
Join us at Castlereagh General Cemetery Reserve and take action to directly support threatened species in Western Sydney! Get involved in a fun day of practical conservation activities, a guided tour with industry experts and enjoy a free BBQ.
8:30am Optional pickup from Penrith Station North (opposite multi-story carpark)
8:55am Meet at Castlereagh General Cemetery and Reserve & Morning tea
9.00am Event Commencement with speakers from Conservation Volunteers, Office of Environment and Heritage, Local Land Services, Western Sydney University, Penrith City Council and local Ecologists.
9:45am Guided tour of the reserve, highlighting local threatened plant and animal species.
11:00am Practical conservation works to rehabilitate Cumberland Plain Woodland
12:30pm Complimentary BBQ (vegetarian friendly), provided by CVA
1:15pm Practical conservation works to rehabilitate Cumberland Plain Woodland
2:30pm Event Finish, return transport to Penrith Station departs
For further information or to register please call Conservation Volunteers Australia on 0438 233 389 or email DJones@cva.org.au
Or visit: https://bookings.conservationvolunteers.org
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For more information, or for help with your booking, please contact the Penrith office on 02 4721 4625 or email WesternSydney@cva.org.au