- Departs from:
407 Yarra Street Geelong 3220 VIC
ph:+613 5221 0300
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Come join Conservation Volunteers in assiting with the protection of many different environments around the picturesque Bellarine Peninsula.
Partnering with the City of Greater Geelong you will undertake many programs to manage and protect biodiversity in our local coastlines, waterways, wetlands, bush and native grasslands.
These areas around the peninsula all provide important habitat to native plants and animals and are places of rich biodiversity.
Land use impacts have significantly reduced the biodiversity that existed before European settlement. Conserving our natural environments and reversing past damage is essential for a healthy and sustainable future.
Examples of some the reserves our activities will take place are: Buckley Park, Seaview Park, Kingston Park, Point Richards, Redgum Island and many more around the peninsula.
Activities include weed removal, tree planting, track maintenance, flora and fauna surveys and rubbsh collection.
Come make a difference and give back to your local community. This project will be running on Wednesdays and Thursdays every week.
We will provide transport from South Geelong, departing at 8.00am and returning around 4pm. Or if you live local you can meet on-site by prior arrangement.
What to wear:
- Long pants and long sleeved shirt
- Sturdy, enclosed shoes
What to bring:
- Lunch and bottle of water
- Broad brimmed hat and wet weather gear (if needed)
What is provided:
- Tools and safety equipment such as gloves, safety glasses, sunscreen etc
- Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are provided each day
- Pick up and drop off as detailed above
Bookings are required: click "Book Now" or for more information contact our Geelong office on (03) 5221 0300 or email@example.com
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Conservation Volunteers Australia is Australasia's leading conservation volunteer organisation, founded in 1982. We offer conservation programs across Australia which enable volunteers to protect, preserve and restore the Australian environment. Projects take place in urban, regional and remote areas, and include tree planting, seed collection, weed control, flora and fauna surveys, building tracks and trails, fencing, and heritage restoration. See below for details of one of our conservation projects, or search for projects near you.
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