HomeCommunity PartnersVolunteer with Conservation Volunteers Australia 19 th & 20 th JUNE

Volunteer with Conservation Volunteers Australia 19 th & 20 th JUNE

Job Title

Help Ballarat’s Parks Stay Beautiful – Canadian Regional Park

Come to Canadian’s Regional Park and explore the lovely native flora and fauna.
Our team will be removing pine wilding to help restore ecological health and reduce fuel load surrounding the area.

Number of volunteers required

The Role is based at:

Commitment required

Monday 19th June & Tuesday 20th June 2017

Meeting time is at 8:00am at the Ballarat train station where you will then be transported to the worksite by CVA. You will be dropped back off at the train station at the end of the day around 4:00pm.

If it’s easier for you to meet on site, this can be arranged.
You do not have to commit to the two days – you can apply for just one.

Desirable personal skills/qualities:

Enjoys having fun, likes the fresh air and making a difference to the environment in your local community, learning new things, meeting new people and being active.

Volunteer Role Key duties

Pine wildling removal, so be prepared to handle tools such as hand saws and loppers.

Other details

Volunteers need to wear long pants, long sleeves, strong shoes that will support feet and ankles and bring their own lunch and drink bottle.
We also encourage volunteers to bring a hat suitable for the weather (sun hat or beanie).
High vis vest, safety glasses and gloves will be provided by CVA.

For more details contact:

Elizabeth Emmins – Volunteer Engagement Officer


0475 975 302




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