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16 06, 2018

Climate 101

By |2018-06-16T20:01:42+10:00June 16th, 2018|Conferences, Events, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Climate 101

A fire-fighter, a doctor, a scientist, a meteorologist and a comedian walked into a room. And so begun a fabulous day of climate stories, climate data, climate science and climate action. The event was organised by Ecolinc, Bacchus Marsh. A Specialist Science Centre for primary and secondary school students. The Centre prides itself on being a sustainable organisation so when it came to running a conference, it had to be [...]

28 05, 2018

Commerce Ballarat Business Day Out

By |2018-05-29T13:10:12+10:00May 28th, 2018|Conferences, Events, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Commerce Ballarat Business Day Out

This week, sees a huge event in Ballarat's business community, with Commerce Ballarat's Business Day Out. Taking place this Wednesday (May 30th) it is looking to attract over 200 people. The team from Commerce Ballarat wanted to ensure the day had a low carbon footprint, and so in partnership with us, are planting one tree on the behalf of every participant on the day.     Boasting some great speakers [...]

5 08, 2016

Trees planted for AWRE 2016

By |2017-12-15T10:42:28+11:00August 5th, 2016|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Trees planted for AWRE 2016

Diversified Communications continue to reduce the carbon footprint of their Australian Waste & Recycling Exhibition (AWRE). Working with Diversified, we distributed 174 trees to Steve Joblin and his team at Flowerdale Landcare, Vic.  As many of us remember, this area was devastated by bush-fires in the summer of 2009. For the past 8 years, Flowerdale and Kinglake community groups have been working endlessly to help the revegetate the district and [...]

6 01, 2015

Linux Trees in New Zealand.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:52+11:00January 6th, 2015|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Linux Trees in New Zealand.

It is official - Fifteen Trees has truly gone international with the planting of our trees in NZ! Hamilton, NZ. The linux conference (open source software) is annually held around this time of the year.  The location changes and this year the conference is being held in Auckland, NZ. Conference organizer, Sae-Ra Germaine contacted Fifteen Trees to discuss how to run the conference with a small footprint. One [...]

22 10, 2013

The Climate Classroom Conference (a small footprint event).

By |2017-12-15T10:43:09+11:00October 22nd, 2013|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on The Climate Classroom Conference (a small footprint event).

Earth Ed, a specialist Science centre in Mt Clear Ballarat, is running a climate conference in December for teachers. The Climate Classroom is pulling together facilitators from across the state to run workshops to help teachers engage and educate their students around climate change.  Rob Gell and Rod Quantok are presenting key note addresses, along with representatives from the ABC, Cool Australia, 350.org and CERES. To help make the conference [...]

9 10, 2012

Pro-blogger Event.

By |2017-12-15T10:43:21+11:00October 9th, 2012|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|2 Comments

To help an event that I am attending to be a little greener, Fifteen Trees has planted out 100 native trees. The Pro-blogger Training Event is an annual conference for bloggers to come together to learn and network  - with the goal of building better blogs. The trees have been planted in a wildlife corridor in Brown Hill (just west of Ballarat). They are all native species that will in [...]

2 10, 2012

Under the Westgate Bridge, Port Melbourne.

By |2017-12-15T10:43:22+11:00October 2nd, 2012|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|2 Comments

Planting in the shadow of the West Gate Bridge. With the Westgate Bridge as a backdrop, the Friends of Westgate Park had a very successful day planting the trees provided to us by Fifteen Trees. Our group is engaged in a very successful re-vegetation program at the park (found right under the bridge in Port Melbourne) which involves planting between 20,000 and 25,000 plants each year. As these [...]

24 04, 2012

Linux Conference Ballarat 2012

By |2017-12-15T10:43:26+11:00April 24th, 2012|Conferences, Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|3 Comments

The linux conference (open source software) is held yearly at various locations around Australia. This year the conference was held in Ballarat. Being green focused, Sae-Ra from the group contacted Fifteen Trees to discuss options about how to run the conference with a small footprint. As a result, delegates, when registering for the conference, had a 'tick' the box option to buy a tree for planting in the local area. [...]

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