National Tree Day | Landcare Community Tree Planting | City of West Torrens | 28 Jul 2019

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National Tree Day | City of West Torrens

Landcare Australia are hosting a National Tree Day event at Deeds Rd, North Plympton, near Adelaide Airport, on 28 July 2019 at 10am to plant some local indigenous plants.

Landcare Australia is the leading not-for-profit organisation responsible for raising awareness and funding for the Landcare movement, who strive to protect, restore and sustain Australia’s natural environment. Participate in this community event to get your hands dirty at the Landcare Australia and City of West Torrens community planting day.

Participants will be planting native vegetation on a riparian restoration project near Adelaide Airport. Their efforts will be helping the local fauna dependent on the riparian habitats.

What to bring:

  • Long-sleeved shirt & long pants
  • A water bottle
  • Enclosed, sturdy footwear
  • A hat
  • Sunscreen

Safety:

A Landcare team leader will run through a safety briefing on the day. On arrival, please notify your Landcare team leader of any injury, illness or condition they should be made aware of, so they can discuss your safe participation in the day’s activities. As a participant, you are expected to take reasonable care of your own health and safety and act in a responsible manner at all times.

Food:

BBQ lunch will be provided.

Schedule:

  • 10am – 10:15am | Arrival and welcome
  • 10:15am – 10:30am | Site induction and WH&S
  • 10:30am – 12pm | Planting Session 1
  • 12pm – 12:30pm | Break / Lunch
  • 12:30pm – 2:30pm | Planting Session 2
  • 2:30pm – 3pm | Pack up and conclude event

Weather:

If it looks likely to drizzle or rain, the day will proceed, so go prepared. Make sure to bring warm, wind and waterproof clothes. It is recommended to bring a change of clothes for after the event. Participants will be notified in advance if the event needs to be cancelled due to weather.

Meeting Point:

Meet at the end of Deeds Rd, North Plympton (Adelaide Airport Side). Street parking is available.

See map HERE

Register:

To register your interest email Amy Bruckman on abruckman@wtcc.sa.gov.au.

If you need to contact someone on the day please call your Landcare team leader: James Walsh on 0429 770 788.





For more information and all enquiries please visit the Landcare website here

What:   National Tree Day – City of West Torrens

When:    Sunday 28 July 2019 | 10am

Where:  Meet at the end of Deeds Rd, North Plympton (Adelaide Airport Side)

Who:   Everyone

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