Grow West 20th Anniversary Community Planting Day

Our friends and project partners at Grow West, have a great upcoming event for their 20th Anniversary Community Planting Day. The planting day is on Sunday 16 July 2023 at 9.30am, at the Ballan Wastewater Treatment Plant opposite 478 Ingliston Road Ingliston, VIC. See details below:

Grow West 20th Anniversary Community Planting Day

Bring the family and help us improve habitat linking to the Werribee River. You will be joining other volunteers to help plant 5,000 indigenous seedlings on Wadawurrung Country and make up and install tree guards to protect the seedlings.

When and where

Date and time

Sun, 16 Jul 2023 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM AEST

Location

Ballan Wastewater Treatment Plant opposite 478 Ingliston Road Ingliston, VIC 3342

Please only select multiple tickets in this booking if you are accompanying children under the age of 16. Otherwise, register individual bookings.

Grow West 20th Anniversary Community Planting Day

Download a Volunteer Information Kit here

What to bring: warm clothes, hat, gardening gloves and sturdy footwear (please ensure you clean your shoes well before coming). To minimise waste, please bring your own water bottle (filling stations will be provided), cup, plate and cutlery for lunch.

Catering: morning tea will be provided at the planting sites. Lunch (sausage sizzle and soup) and afternoon tea will be provided by the Bacchus Marsh Lions Club.

Farm security: we are planting at a site where there is a working farm. To help stop the spread of potential risk to the farm please clean your shoes well before coming. On arrival, the soles of shoes will be sprayed.

Parking: Enter opposite 478 Ingliston Road, Ingliston. Please follow the signs and parking attendants.

Arrival: please check in at the registration desk and get allocated to your planting team.

Contact: For more information, contact Lindy at servicepartnerships@melbournewater.com.au or 0460 878 586