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11 09, 2017

Planting next to the world’s tallest flowering trees.

By |2018-01-24T15:18:38+11:00September 11th, 2017|Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Tasmania|Comments Off on Planting next to the world’s tallest flowering trees.

Geoff Lea from Walking Track Services Tasmania, has many years experience walking along tracks in National Parks, keeping an eye on the condition of our native environment. He has also had a hand in constructing many kilometers of the tracks themselves. For the past few years, Geoff has been generously donating funds to help our Tasmanian projects. This year was no exception .   Geoff’s trees (105) went to the Derwent [...]

11 09, 2017

Kings Cars and Scotsburn

By |2018-01-24T15:18:50+11:00September 11th, 2017|King's Cars, Major Supporters, Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Kings Cars and Scotsburn

Peter King from King's Cars Ballarat has been a generous supporter of Fifteen Trees for 7 years. During that time he has helped community groups in the Ballarat district plant over 6,000 trees.  Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis ASX sold at the dealership. Corporate social responsibility at its best. Last month, 150 of Peter's trees were planted at Scotsburn PS.   Scotsburn PS   School teacher, [...]

28 08, 2017

Trees for Southern Tasmania.

By |2018-01-24T15:19:23+11:00August 28th, 2017|GJG, Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Tasmania|Comments Off on Trees for Southern Tasmania.

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013 and has helped plant 34,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year, the project will see over 8,500 trees planted by schools, landcare and various environmental groups. Ludek Valta from G. J. Gardner Homes [...]

23 08, 2017

Mature trees for Scotsburn Primary School.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:14+11:00August 23rd, 2017|Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Mature trees for Scotsburn Primary School.

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’. In line with this statement, through Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals plant one mature tree for every funeral service.   Last month, Shaun O'Loughlin and his students from Scotsburn Primary School planted 20 mature trees to maintain and [...]

20 03, 2017

Another 240 trees planted thanks to Kings Cars.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:19+11:00March 20th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Another 240 trees planted thanks to Kings Cars.

On National Tree Day last year, Georgie Green, Science and Sustainable teacher at Skipton PS, organised staff, parents, teachers and students to help plant 90 native trees on the school grounds and at the local Jubilee Park.  The day was made possible because of the generosity of Peter King and the team from King's Cars. Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis sold at the dealership. To date, Peter has [...]

9 03, 2017

Mt Clear Plants Mature Trees

By |2017-12-15T10:42:20+11:00March 9th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Mt Clear Plants Mature Trees

Harrison Funerals have once again come to the assistance of local primary schools by providing Mt Clear PS with 20 mature trees. Cynthia Davidson along with students and teachers planted out the trees on National Tree Day. Maree and Brian Harrison have been generously donating mature trees to community groups in the Ballarat district since 2010, one mature tree is planted for every funeral service at the Main Road premises. [...]

13 02, 2017

Kings Cars (Ballarat) keeps planting.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:20+11:00February 13th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Kings Cars (Ballarat) keeps planting.

Peter King from Kings Cars, has been a great supporter of local Ballarat community groups since 2010. During this time, they have chipped to help plant over 5,000 trees. These trees have gone to school groups, environmental networks and Landcare groups across the Central Highlands of Victoria for tree planting project. For every new Mitsubishi ASX sold at the Ballarat dealership, Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees.     Late last term, Sarah [...]

6 11, 2016

Napoleons Primary School plants 20 mature trees.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:21+11:00November 6th, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Napoleons Primary School plants 20 mature trees.

Last term, Napoleon's Primary School planted 20 mature trees, thanks to the generosity of Maree and Brian Harrison (Harrison Funerals).   Principal Trevor Edwards   Over many years, Napoleons Primary School have actively pursued and implemented an environmental awareness program, culminating in the planting of trees in our extensive school grounds. We were very fortunate to have been successful in our application for the Fifteen Trees project whereby [...]

22 10, 2016

Mature trees at Brown Hill Pool and Skipton PS (Vic)

By |2017-12-15T10:42:22+11:00October 22nd, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Mature trees at Brown Hill Pool and Skipton PS (Vic)

Seven new mature trees have been planted at 2 Ballarat sites this month thanks to the generosity of Maree and Brian Harrison (Harrison Funerals). Through Fifteen Trees, Maree and Brian plant one mature tree for every funeral service held at their Main Rd premises. This year alone, Fifteen Trees have organised the planting of 80 mature trees at schools and public spaces on the behalf of Harrison Funerals.     [...]

27 09, 2016

New Town Primary (Tas).

By |2018-01-24T15:20:43+11:00September 27th, 2016|Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Tasmania|Comments Off on New Town Primary (Tas).

Geoff Lea from Walking Track Services Tasmania, has many years experience walking along tracks in National Parks, keeping an eye on the condition of our native environment. He has also had a hand in constructing many kilometers of the tracks themselves. For the past few years, Geoff has chipped in to get some trees planted on his behalf. This year was no exception. Geoff's trees (105) went to New Town [...]

26 09, 2016

Yogaville Trees.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:23+11:00September 26th, 2016|Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Yogaville Trees.

Bronwyn Rust is the owner and founder of Yogaville, a beautiful Iyengar yoga studio located in Preston Vic. This year I once again planted 90 trees on her behalf to reduce the carbon footprint of the studio. Bronwyn's trees went over to Westerway Primary (Tas). On Tuesday, 2 August, the weather turned out to be quite beautiful with only very light sprinkles and few gusts of cool wind, as we all [...]

19 09, 2016

Trees at Sebastopol Primary thanks to Harrison Funerals.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:24+11:00September 19th, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Trees at Sebastopol Primary thanks to Harrison Funerals.

Brian and Maree Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have once again donated trees to a Ballarat local school. This time around, 17 mature trees were planted at Sebastopol Primary School due to the generosity of this caring couple.     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 [...]

21 08, 2016

Bacchus Marsh GJG kicks in for 405 trees

By |2017-12-15T10:42:26+11:00August 21st, 2016|GJG, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Bacchus Marsh GJG kicks in for 405 trees

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013 and has helped plant  over 25,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year, the project will see over 8,500 trees planted by schools, landcare and various environmental groups. Ben Longhurst from G. J. [...]

15 08, 2016

CERES helping out with tree planting.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:27+11:00August 15th, 2016|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on CERES helping out with tree planting.

CERES (Centre of Education and Research in Environmental Strategies) is an award winning, not-for-profit park located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in Melbourne. The park offers many services including a food market, nursery, cafe, education programs and guided tours (not only of their centre but OS and outback Australia). They walk the talk at CERES by encouraging school groups to chip in to buy a tree to cover [...]

9 08, 2016

Kings Cars Trees at Ross Creek

By |2017-12-15T10:42:27+11:00August 9th, 2016|GJG, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Kings Cars Trees at Ross Creek

Peter King and his team at Kings Cars continue to assist community groups and their tree planting projects. This time round, 225 trees were distributed to Trevor Barnett and his Landcare Group at Ross Creek. The project at the nature reserve aims to rehabilitate the land and introduce native flora and fauna back into the area.   Damascus College students helped us plant out the trees at the Ross Creek [...]

9 08, 2016

Trees for Miner’s Rest PS.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:28+11:00August 9th, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Trees for Miner’s Rest PS.

Since 2010 Maree and Brian Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have been planting one mature tree for every funeral service held at their Main Rd premises. The gangs all here. Recently seventeen mature trees were given to Miners Rest Primary School for their school grounds. At Miners Rest Primary School students planted a number of fruit trees and various other plants around the school grounds. The fruit trees will support [...]

8 08, 2016

G.J. Gardner Homes Ararat join in with tree planting.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:28+11:00August 8th, 2016|GJG, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on G.J. Gardner Homes Ararat join in with tree planting.

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013 and has now helped plant over 25,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year, the project will see over 8,500 trees planted by schools, landcare and various environmental groups. Ashley and Sally Heard [...]

22 07, 2016

Planting trees for Kings Cars

By |2017-12-15T10:42:29+11:00July 22nd, 2016|King's Cars, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Planting trees for Kings Cars

Tis a busy time for tree planting in Southern Australia and Victoria is no exception. Trees (60) have gone out to St Patricks PS at Gordon and St Michael's PS at Springbank for planting. Students from Gordon. School Principal Michael Kennedy writes ... The children have planted out an area on the side of the oval at St Patrick's Gordon where balls would roll down and out onto [...]

11 07, 2016

Angus & Celeste – trees for the kids.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:29+11:00July 11th, 2016|Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Angus & Celeste – trees for the kids.

Every quarter, Angus & Celeste (makers of ceramic jewellery and home-wares) chip in to help get trees planted. This quarter was no exception and due to their generosity, 135 trees have gone to a kindergarten in WA and a golf course in Victoria.   Hi Colleen, To start the day, we talked about the soil and the importance of wearing gloves when gardening. We then looked at all the different [...]

15 06, 2016

St Brigidine Sisters

By |2017-12-15T10:42:30+11:00June 15th, 2016|Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on St Brigidine Sisters

The Sisters of St Brigidine have been supporting the work of Fifteen Trees for a number of years now and this year has been no exception. From Malvern to Mordialloc across to Bonbeach and Ardeer, 25 sisters have each  purchased 15 trees to reduce the carbon emission of their community cars. Of the 375 trees donated by the Sisters, 317 trees went to Christine and Peter Holmes from Landcare Euroa [...]