Tree Plantings in Victoria

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22 08, 2019

Organic Crew – making a difference!

By |2019-08-22T11:37:46+10:00August 22nd, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Mel Lechte is an escapee from corporate industry. Disillusioned by the focus on profit and quick turnarounds over people and planet, she founded Organic Crew. Organic Crew is a sustainable, ethical, environmentally responsible clothing brand based in Melbourne. With a mantra of Be Informed, Be Involved and make a Difference, it is not surprising that Mel was keen to work with Fifteen Trees. Organic Crew currently donates sixty trees per [...]

21 08, 2019

Wine flowing through the trees!

By |2019-08-21T15:15:18+10:00August 21st, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Specialising in cool climate wines, Delatite Wines are located looking toward Mt Buller in north-east Victoria. 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 the sea on slopes that vary in gradient and outlook. Ideal wine growing country.   A bottle of Delatite wine comes [...]

21 08, 2019

Trees for Toolern Creek.

By |2019-08-21T14:47:27+10:00August 21st, 2019|Fifteen Trees, GJG, 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 Trees, [...]

8 08, 2019

GJG East Gippsland know how to walk the talk!

By |2019-08-08T15:01:27+10:00August 8th, 2019|GJG, 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 Trees, [...]

8 08, 2019

GJG and Grow West!

By |2019-08-08T11:03:49+10:00August 8th, 2019|Fifteen Trees, GJG, 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 Trees, [...]

7 08, 2019

Buy a house from hockingstuart and 5 trees are planted!

By |2019-08-08T10:08:09+10:00August 7th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Regular followers of Fifteen Trees will know that the team behind hockingstuart are enthusiastic supporters of our tree planting projects. For every house sold, hockingstuart (through Fifteen Trees) plants five trees. All up this year, 1250 trees have gone into the ground courtesy of hockingstuart.     Many of these trees were planted by students, reflecting the strong links to community and local environment that have made hockingstuart such a [...]

1 08, 2019

Ballarat Car Sales and National Tree Day! Smiles all round!

By |2019-08-01T13:46:07+10:00August 1st, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

National Tree Day wouldn't be Australia's biggest tree planting and nature event without the hard work of 1000s of volunteers. Run for the past 20 years by Planet Ark in partnership with Toyota, Sunday July 28th 2019 saw a record number of trees planted across the country.   And with the help of a host of volunteers, we did our bit too!   Working with Damon and Matt from the [...]

1 08, 2019

Effective Electrical and their 300 trees!

By |2019-08-01T13:27:48+10:00August 1st, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

National Tree Day wouldn't be Australia's biggest tree planting and nature event without the hard work of 100s of volunteers across the country. Run for the past 20 years by Planet Ark in partnership with Toyota, Sunday July 28th 2019 saw a record number of trees planted across the nation. And with the help of a host of volunteers, we did our bit too! Working with Damon and Matt from [...]

1 08, 2019

Waldron. Walking the talk with solar panels and now trees!

By |2019-08-01T12:13:58+10:00August 1st, 2019|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

Karl Waldron and his qualified team at Waldron Heating, Cooling and Hot Water have been installing systems to customers in the Ballarat and Western District for the past 30 years. Waldron also offers a clean, green and sustainable option when it comes to powering the home - solar power. And now adding to their green credentials, all vehicles in the Waldron fleet are running carbon neutral with the purchase of [...]

22 07, 2019

Luminary turns 20 and plants 500 trees.

By |2019-07-24T10:55:12+10:00July 22nd, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|0 Comments

We love going out planting with companies who 'walk the talk'. Those companies who make sustainability the norm in the workplace. Who go beyond what is expected! One such company is Luminary. A creative digital business who has not only completed a carbon audit and gone completely carbon neutral but who have also joined forces with Fifteen Trees and chipped in to purchase 500 trees for one of our favourite [...]

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|Comments Off on Sixteen Individuals and 270 trees.

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|Comments Off on CERES and Donald High School

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, [...]