Conservation Volunteering & Tree Planting

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 6 May- Brickpit Wetland , Edgells Lane, Bathurst

Sunday 14 May - Apex Jubilee Reserve, Ophir Road, Bathurst

Saturday 3 June  - Blayney Road Common, Stewart Street, Bathurst

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.

Further Details

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
- Gloves
- Sunscreen

All are welcome and encouraged to attend these family friendly events.

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