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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 [...]

15 08, 2016

Trees for Narmbool

By |2017-12-15T10:42:27+10:00August 15th, 2016|Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Trees for Narmbool

Leaders Forum is LBWR's annual leadership program for 30 emerging leaders from Ballarat and district.  Always community minded, this year Sofia Fiusco asked if they could contribute to the re-vegetation of Narmbool by not only purchasing the trees but also going out to Narmbool to plant them.   LBWR Tree Planting Hi Colleen, Please find attached some photographs of the tree planting at Narmbool with LBWR 2016 program day [...]

29 07, 2015

Fifteen Trees in Queensland

By |2018-01-24T15:29:51+10:00July 29th, 2015|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings, Tree Plantings in Queensland|Comments Off on Fifteen Trees in Queensland

Students at Queensland's Innisfail State College (a combined secondary school and TAFE) have been working hard over a number of years to improve the native area around their school. Many hours work has gone into the riverbank along the Johnstone River (which runs behind the school).  With earlier plantings helping to stabilize the riverbank, students are further encouraged to extend their work. The area is now (almost) free of weeds [...]

13 10, 2014

Manangatang P – 12

By |2017-12-15T10:42:56+10:00October 13th, 2014|Fifteen Trees, Schools, Tree Plantings|Comments Off on Manangatang P – 12

Along the Mallee highway towards the top north western corner of Victoria you will stumble across the small rural township of Manangatang (pop 3200). Nestled in this wheat and sheep country is the tiny school of Manangatang P-12. Donna Barry is the President of the Parents and Friends group and she contacted Fifteen Trees looking for support for the school's tree planting program. I was delighted to help out with [...]