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29 10, 2019

Brigidine Sisters and 2,500 trees!

By |2019-10-29T12:56:10+11:00October 29th, 2019|Tree Plantings in Victoria|Comments Off on Brigidine Sisters and 2,500 trees!

The Brigidine Sisters are a group of Catholic sisters currently located in six countries world wide. They are known for their commitment to social and ecological issues. They view community-building as a global as well as local concern. This commitment to community includes a strong sense of ecological responsibility.   We have a growing appreciation that everything is connected. Thus our focus and our concerns for eco-justice as well as [...]

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 [...]

28 10, 2013

Taggerty River, Dereel and Scotsburn (Vic).

By |2017-12-15T10:43:08+11:00October 28th, 2013|Fifteen Trees, Tree Plantings|1 Comment

The Saint Brigidine Sisters are a small and diverse group of women inspired by St Brigid of Kildare. To quote from their website they 'engage with the issues of our time'. Climate Change is certainly one of those issues and through Sr Anne and her colleagues, they have come together to take direct action. Twenty Sisters have individually contacted Fifteen Trees to have 15 trees planted on their behalf. All [...]