Have you ever thought about getting involved to help improve Bathurst’s natural areas? Join Council's Community Engagement Officer, Bill Josh, at a community planting day or a revegetation maintenance day. Give as much or as little time as you can spare – it all makes a difference to help rehabiliate our local rivers, creeks and woodlands.
Tree Planting Days - 2017
Sat 23 Sept - Ophir Road Reserve, 96 Eglinton Road (adjacent to Rankens Bridge), Abercrombie
Sat 14 Oct - Apex Jubilee Reserve, 129 Ophir Street, Llanarth
Time - 9am to lunch. You're welcome to arrive at any time.
Revegetation Maintenance Days - 2017
Every Thursday and Friday
Help to maintain revegetation sites within Council's parks and reserves through weeding, mulching and planting.
Contact Bill Josh on 0407 256 791 for park locations as they vary week to week.
What you should bring:
- Covered shoes
- Long sleeved shirt and trousers
- A hat
Council will supply all volunteers with:
- Training in tree planting and bush regeneration
- Plants, tools, and materials
All are welcome and encouraged to attend these family friendly events.