Conservation Volunteering & Tree Planting

Have you ever thought about getting involved to help improve Bathurst’s natural areas? Join Council's Community Engagement Officer 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.

Upcoming Community Tree Planting Days 

Raglan Creek Planting Day
Date: Sunday 11 November 2018
Time: 9am to lunch (arrive anytime)
Location: open space adjacent to Raglan Creek, off Ashworth Drive, Kelso
Meeting Location: See attached map
Activities: Planting riparian trees, shrubs and grasses to improve the health of Raglan Creek

Revegetation Maintenance Days 

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.

Further Details

No experience is needed and all plants and equipment are provided. Please bring water and wear suitable shoes and clothing for being outdoors. Gardening gloves will be supplied, however if you have your own please bring them. The event will go ahead in light rain, so please bring a raincoat if required. All children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult carer.

For further information please contact Bill Josh on 0407 256 791 or Stevie Armstrong (Environmental Programs Coordinator) on (02) 6333 6285 or .

 Volunteers planting trees


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