Grow West Community Planting Day: Sun 21st Jul 2024 Darley

Grow West Community Planting Day: (Update from Grow West)

We are very excited that this year’s planting day is now only 2 weeks away. Thanks to those who have already registered (look for the information pack below). For those that haven’t registered, come and join us and help improve habitat on Wurundjeri Country at Telford Park, Darley.

We will be planting 4,000 seedlings. The planting day will run from 9.30 am – 4.00 pm on Sunday 21st July. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided. We are really looking forward to seeing you on the day.

Event description

Bring the family and help us improve habitat through the landscape. You will be joining other volunteers to help plant 4,000 indigenous seedlings on Wurundjeri Country and make up and install tree guards to protect the seedlings.

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

Download a Volunteer Information Kit here.

Banner image for Grow West community planting day 2024

What to bring: warm clothes, hat, gardening gloves and sturdy footwear. 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.

Parking: There is parking between the oval and Scout hall. 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