St Leonards, Victoria
- Departs from:
407 Yarra Street Geelong 3220 VIC
ph:+613 5221 0300
- Departure time:
Join us on the Lower Bluff in St Leonards where we will be assisting with weed removal, spreading mulch and planting native plants as part of a large ongoing project to clean up the bluff.
The Lower Bluff is managed by Bellarine Bayside who are focusing on reducing the spread of introduced weeds and increasing the native plants along the entire foreshore. They have already removed a large amount of weeds and planted a variety of native seedlings in an effort to improve the biodiversity of the Lower Bluff, but there is more to be done. In particular, there have been native orchids found around the Lower Bluff, making it a high value site that requires protection and improvement.
Your assistance to improve this site will allow more animals to move into the area and create a nicer environment for both them and the local residents who utilise the parklands.
We will provide transport from South Geelong each day, departing at 8.15am 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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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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