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National Tree Day at Sydenham Park Keilor
July 26, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Come and plant 1500 trees and shrubs to help create a nature link stretching from the Macedon ranges to inner Melbourne.
Our site at Sydenham Park is where Jacksons Creek meets Deep Creek and becomes the Maribyrnong River.
Planting in this beautiful valley will create a home and a safe travelling passage for native animals like the Eastern Grey Kangaroo, and the Wedged-tail Eagle.
Organisation: Brimbank City Council
Site Address: Keilor Public Golf Course,
Keilor Vic 3036
Nearest Cross Street: Calder Freeway and Kings Road
Site Reference: Melway Map: 3 ref: J9
Directions: Turn off the Calder Freeway at Kings Road towards the Keilor Public Golf Course. Follow the signage to the National Tree Day site in the Maribyrnong Valley behind the golf course.
Suitable for Children: Yes
Accessible for disabled: No
Notes about the day for Volunteers:
Please remember to bring along your own gardening gloves, water bottle and wear a pair of sturdy shoes, long trousers and long sleeve top. A barbecue lunch will be provided free of charge by Brimbank City Council, cooked by the Rotary Club of Brimbank Central. Children under 16 years of age must be supervised by a responsible adult.
The following will be provided: Tools and equipment for planting, Watering cans / buckets, Drinking water, Snacks, Refreshments, BBQ
Activities that will take place on the day:
Native animal habitat
Rivers, wetlands & waterways