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20 07, 2019

Habitat Trees for the Black Cockatoos of WA

By |2019-07-20T14:06:35+10:00July 20th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Western Australia|0 Comments

We fell in love with the cheeky Black Cockatoos of WA via the Instagram photos of the Kaarakin Black Cockatoo Conservation Centre. How could we resist their call out for funds for habitat trees for these iconic Australian birds.   Image by Kaarakin   Gumnuts for Zanda Project is a small effort to combat the ongoing clearing of black cockatoo habitat in the Perth Environs. Loss of roosting [...]

20 07, 2019

Tree Pose!

By |2019-07-20T12:16:35+10:00July 20th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Ballarat Yoga and Yogaville Is there anything that embodies the concept of balance more succinctly than yoga’s iconic tree pose (Vrksasana)? How fitting then that one of our most recent tree plantings happened courtesy of two beautiful yoga studios – Yogaville in Melbourne’s inner north, and Ballarat Iyengar Yoga.     Both studios practice Iyengar yoga. Iyengar is a form of Hatha yoga with an emphasis on alignment, precision and [...]

10 07, 2019

Harrison Funerals – beautifying our city!

By |2019-07-12T14:11:22+10:00July 10th, 2019|Harrison Funerals, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

    Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is a positive one and through (their) care and service (they) are able to ease some of the grief and assist the healing process’. With the assistance of Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals plant one mature tree on the behalf of every family who use their service.   Recently, 25 mature trees were planted at Clarendon Recreation Reserve due to [...]

10 07, 2019

Planting 650 trees for Kings Cars.

By |2019-07-16T13:22:31+10:00July 10th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Peter King and team from King’s Cars Ballarat has been generous supporters of Fifteen Trees since 2010. During that time Kings Cars has purchased over 8,000 trees for community groups in the Ballarat district.     Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis ASX sold at the Ballarat dealership. Corporate social responsibility at its best!       Recently, on the behalf of Kings Cars, we organised the planting of [...]

10 07, 2019

McClellands’ Big Day Out

By |2019-07-12T14:18:07+10:00July 10th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Todd McClelland and the team know the importance of team building and looking after our native environment, so when it came to planning a day out for staff it was a 'no brainer' to combine the 2 and organise a tree planting day for staff and family. The McClellands' Big Day Out took place on Friday July 5th, and somehow in the middle of some truly wet and cold days, [...]

8 07, 2019

EcoTreasure and Focus on Japan

By |2019-07-20T12:17:29+10:00July 8th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Showcasing Sydney’s beaches, marine parks and mountains, EcoTreasures is a Sydney, nature based company that specializes in local tours with an eco twist. Founder and owner, Damien McClellan is a big supporter of our native environment. Damien’s tours leaves his customers with a better appreciation of Australia’s unique wildlife, culture and heritage. In addition, Damien also regularly supports the conservation of our native environment by purchasing trees for community groups to [...]

26 06, 2019

It’s got to be a GJG tree!

By |2019-07-01T12:43:23+10:00June 26th, 2019|GJG, Major Supporters, Schools, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013. By the end of this year, Ross and the team at GJG will have helped plant over 56,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year alone, the relationship between G.J. Gardner Homes and Fifteen [...]

19 06, 2019

What 14 individuals can achieve!

By |2019-06-19T13:56:53+10:00June 19th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Up in the Wimmera Mallee district of Victoria, 500 trees were recently planted by an enthusiastic and diligent group of year nine students from Donald High School. The planting was coordinated by Donald High School, Donald Landcare and Fifteen Trees. The planting of half of those trees was made possible by 14 individuals who collectively have made a huge contribution to this small rural community.   Donald High School wish [...]

28 05, 2019

A tree for the dearly loved departed.

By |2019-05-28T12:10:23+10:00May 28th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Jenny Biddy and John Kell from Kell Funerals (St Arnaud & Donald, Victoria) have once again supported local communities and their tree planting projects by sponsoring the planting of 60 trees at Donald, Victoria.   Kell Funerals plant trees on the behalf of those who are entrusted into their care.     Year 9 students from Donald High School volunteered on behalf of Fifteen Trees to plant over 500 native Australian tree [...]

17 05, 2019

Sixteen Individuals and 270 trees.

By |2019-05-23T15:46:46+10:00May 17th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

One cool day, on a wind swept hills of Yea (Central Victoria), 22 students (VCAL class), two teachers, a couple of land-owners and the local landcare co-ordinator planted 270 native trees. These trees were planted on the behalf of sixteen amazing individuals who have an understanding of the need to support rural landcare groups with their revegetation projects. And none are so deserving than the community of Murrindindi Shire of [...]

10 05, 2019

CERES and Donald High School

By |2019-05-10T10:29:16+10:00May 10th, 2019|Schools, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

It is absolutely a truism that from little things, big things grow. We could also say that many people doing lots of little things can make big change happen. Late last year, 130 trees were planted by an enthusiastic and diligent group of year nine students from Donald High School. The planting was coordinated by Donald High School, Donald Landcare and Fifteen Trees. The trees were paid for through CERES, [...]

1 04, 2019

Basking in trees.

By |2019-04-01T12:02:53+10:00April 1st, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Basking in trees.

There can be a special sort of poetry to incorporating tree-planting into a business model. Bask Aromatherapy owner Siobhan McCuskey is passionate about the environment – and about using natural, plant-based ingredients in her own aromatherapy practice and luxurious range of day spa-esque products. She has teamed up with Fifteen Trees to connect the circle of nourishment by planting one tree for every online order.       This time [...]

25 03, 2019

EcoTreasures and 150 trees.

By |2019-05-07T14:57:20+10:00March 25th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on EcoTreasures and 150 trees.

Showcasing Sydney’s beaches, marine parks and mountains, EcoTreasures is a Sydney, nature based company that specializes in local tours with an eco twist. Founder and owner, Damien McClellan is a big supporter of our native environment. Damien’s informative tours leaves his customers with a better appreciation of Australia’s unique wildlife, culture and heritage.     Damien has purchased 150 trees for one of our revegetation sites at Westgate Park, Melbourne, Victoria. [...]

19 12, 2018

Mt Clear SC and The Orchard

By |2018-12-21T17:10:49+10:00December 19th, 2018|Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Mt Clear SC and The Orchard

Brian and Maree Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have once again donated trees to a local school in Ballarat. This time, 18 mature trees were planted at the Mt Clear Secondary College campus by Year 12 VCAL students. Through Fifteen Trees, Brian and Maree plant one mature tree for every funeral service they hold at their Main Rd, premises.       Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is [...]

14 12, 2018

A few caring people can save the world

By |2018-12-14T16:20:50+10:00December 14th, 2018|Festivals, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on A few caring people can save the world

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For indeed, that's all who ever have. Margaret Mead | Cultural Anthropologist | 1909 - 1978       Thank you to the following fabulous people who have all generously purchased trees for us to plant on their behalf. Collectively their trees have added up to 306! That's going to be a forest!   Flowerdale tree planting day. [...]

14 12, 2018

Wine and honey and trees

By |2018-12-14T13:43:20+10:00December 14th, 2018|Tree Plantings in Victoria|1 Comment

Specialising in cool climate wines, Delatite Wines are located on a rise, looking toward Mt Buller in north-east Victoria. It is a small family run winery. Established in 1982 by Robert and Vivienne Ritchie and it is now run by their son David, with the assistance of winemaker Andy Browning. The 26 hectare vineyard sits between 450 and 500m above sea on slopes that vary in gradient and outlook (from north-east [...]

13 12, 2018

Kings Cars and another 600 trees

By |2019-02-05T14:26:24+10:00December 13th, 2018|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Kings Cars and another 600 trees

Peter King and team from King’s Cars Ballarat has been generous supporters of Fifteen Trees since 2010. During that time Kings Cars has purchased over 7,500 trees for community groups in the Ballarat district.     Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis ASX sold at the dealership. Corporate social responsibility at its best.       Recently, on the behalf of Kings Cars, we organised the planting of 600 trees [...]

13 12, 2018

A Gift from Ballarat Tech School

By |2018-12-13T15:32:56+10:00December 13th, 2018|Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on A Gift from Ballarat Tech School

Located in Ballarat's CBD, the Ballarat Tech School is the centre of excellence for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the region. BTS introduces local secondary school students to high-tech learning environments. With experts in STEM on staff, the centre connects schools and industry into innovative learning programs that challenge students to solve real world problems.   BTS aims to prepare students with the skills and knowledge for future [...]

10 12, 2018

Macneil supporting the Phascogales

By |2018-12-10T11:18:32+10:00December 10th, 2018|Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Macneil supporting the Phascogales

  Paul McCuskey and Jason Neil, from Ballarat building company Macneil Group have once again ‘come to the party’ to support tree planting communities within Victoria. Paul and Jason’s 120 trees have gone to the Campaspe Valley district for planting. The trees will help reduce the carbon emissions of their 8 company cars (15 trees per car).       This year, we organised the trees to be planted by Barbara James [...]

10 12, 2018

Carbon Neutral Art

By |2018-12-10T10:45:04+10:00December 10th, 2018|Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Carbon Neutral Art

We were delighted to hear that Lucille Warwick and Plenty Valley Christian College decided to run a carbon neutral art show by raising the funds needed to have 75 trees planted on their behalf.  We love events that have sustainably at their core. We organised the College's 75 trees to be planted in the hills of Alexandra, Victoria.   The hills of Alexandra     We planted 75 [...]