Brisbane Ranges

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22 08, 2019

Organic Crew – making a difference!

By |2019-09-02T12:46:31+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 [...]

17 01, 2013

“My gift to the Earth”.

By |2017-12-15T10:43:16+10:00January 17th, 2013|Fifteen Trees, Gifts, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on “My gift to the Earth”.

The above quote was what John Toman wrote when he offered to buy trees from me to distribute to community groups for planting. Some of the 145 trees planted at Balliang. John's 60 trees went out to The Brisbane Ranges (west of Melbourne) along with 45 trees from Tony Douglass, director at  Ballarat Hocking Stuart Real Estate, 15 trees from Felix Junker and 10 trees from Ohnmar John [...]

4 12, 2012

Tree Planting for Flexicar.

By |2017-12-15T10:43:17+10:00December 4th, 2012|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|1 Comment

Melbourne's own car share company Flexicar has once again provided funding to Fifteen Trees to enable another 300 trees to be planted in Victoria. These trees were planted in the Brisbane Ranges across 2 locations at Balliang and Staughton. The first 200 trees went out to the Kerr property in Balliang and were planted along the banks of The Little River by the family and volunteers from the Brisbane Ranges [...]

1 11, 2011

Brisbane Ranges, Victoria.

By |2017-12-15T10:43:30+10:00November 1st, 2011|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Brisbane Ranges, Victoria.

Planting day at the Brisbane RangesHi Colleen The 300 trees and shrubs that you provided to the Brisbane Ranges Landcare Group have now all been planted, guarded and watered in at Balliang. The trees have extended an existing plantation and windbreak which was being extended very slowly prior to Fifteen Trees thus making a major extension possible. Thank you to you and your supporters for organising the trees.  Your generous [...]