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
Saturday 18 March - Edgells Brickpit Wetland, Edgells Lane, Bathurst
Sunday 26 March - Hassall Park, O'Connell Road
Saturday 8 April - Blayney Road Common, Stewart Street, Bathurst
Sunday 23 April - O'Keefe Park, Eglinton Road, Bathurst
Sunday 14 May - Apex Jubilee Reserve, Ophir Road, Bathurst
Saturday 27 May - Blayney Road Common, Stewart Street, Bathurst
Maps of each site are attached.
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.