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Conservation Volunteers Australia

  • Location: Burwood NSW
  • Commitment: One off - a few hours
  • Category: Other
  • Time Required

    Friday 3rd August (4 more days in the coming months) 9:00am – 3:00pm

  • Type of work
    • Garden Maintenance
  • Training

    Before each project, an induction will be provided to include a risk assessment.

  • Requirements

    Must be able to work outdoors
    Must be physically able to do the work

A Sustainable Permaculture Garden for the Future! Conservation Volunteer is collaborating with Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College (SCCVC) and First Hand Solutions to design and build an interactive and sustainable permaculture garden on the school grounds. Once established, this garden will become a long-term educational sustainability hub for the students to learn, appreciate and understand good environmental practices. Please wear sturdy shoes/boots, long pants, and long sleeve shirts. Hats, sunscreen, and water are a must. Team size varies from 3-9 volunteers, with a free pick up and drop off from Central Station available.

A fully qualified supervisor will be there at all times to assist you in your conservation efforts as well as providing you with their extensive local knowledge.

Tasks: Weeding Planting Assisting in construction of permaculture garden beds
Interpretive talk with local indigenous group – First Hand Solutions

You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.