19 12, 2020

Trees as gifts!

By |2020-12-24T13:13:04+11:00December 19th, 2020|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings in Victoria|1 Comment

We are sure you have noticed ... Christmas is approaching. There is an air of well-intentioned panic in the air, as swarms of people race around to purchase gifts for their loved ones, hoping that this year, the candlestick/photoframe/novelty mug won’t end up in an op-shop or being re-gifted*, three weeks later. Gifting can be a tricky business, both on a personal and an ethical level. *mind you we are [...]

20 10, 2015

Winjallok Bushland Reserve (Vic).

By |2017-12-15T10:42:38+11:00October 20th, 2015|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Winjallok Bushland Reserve (Vic).

A number of individuals have helped this tree planting project at the Winjallok Bushland Reserve (Vic). Organised by Lindsay Ezard and his team from the Northern Grampians Landcare Network, 110 trees were planted at this little known bush park on a sunny, but cold day in early spring. Huge thank you to the following people who made this project possible. Richard Finlay (30 trees), Llewellyn Wishart (10 trees), Marlie Grant [...]

24 12, 2014

Trees in NSW and Victoria.

By |2018-01-24T15:31:03+11:00December 24th, 2014|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in ACT, Tree Plantings in NSW|Comments Off on Trees in NSW and Victoria.

I found Emily (or rather she found me) earlier this year at the Sustainable Living Festival in Melbourne, when she wandered past my Fifteen Trees stall and bought some trees for The Brisbane Ranges. Ten months later, Emily contacted me wanting to have more trees planted, this time on the behalf of herself and her new husband Ash. I am always delighted to plant trees and had the 130 trees [...]

7 11, 2014

Planting trees as a gift.

By |2017-12-15T10:42:55+11:00November 7th, 2014|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Planting trees as a gift.

Marlie Grant is one of those supporters that Fifteen Trees has come to treasure. She touches base every now and then, buying trees for herself and her friends. This time round Marie has bought 30 trees of which 15 were purchased as a gift for her friend Kellie Hansen. Tree planting in Queensland with Innisfail State College students. Marlie and Kellie, your trees have been planted in your [...]

8 06, 2013

Balliang District, Vic

By |2017-12-15T10:43:15+11:00June 8th, 2013|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Balliang District, Vic

Michelle and Margaret Kerr have been residents of the Balliang Distract for three generations.  They live on the north bank of the Little River, a couple of kilometres East of the Brisbane Ranges. Michelle and Margaret are both very active in the Landcare movement. The Kerr property is part of a major project “The Little River Project” funded jointly by Vision for Werribee Plains and Melbourne Water which has successfully [...]

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