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Community effort saw 1,500 plants installed over the last 5 days!

Between a local homeschool group last Thursday, a community planting event with over 50 volunteers on Saturday morning and 45 year 1 and 2 students from Spearwood Primary School this morning, we installed over 1,500 native seedlings in the previously cleared bushland on the corner of Coolbellup Ave and Forrest Road in Coolbellup as part… Continue reading Community effort saw 1,500 plants installed over the last 5 days!

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Planting season well under way

Planting season is well and truly under way. We are aiming to install close to 90,000 native seedlings across the corridor this winter, making this Rehabilitating Roe 8's biggest year for revegetation! As we needed such a huge number of plants, we engaged six different nurseries to grow these seedlings for us, mostly from local… Continue reading Planting season well under way

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Community spirit in action!

Last Saturday community spirits were high as volunteers came together to enjoy a morning of planting and chatting.  Planting events are so much more than just plants in the ground.  The events give people a chance to meet others in the community, share experiences and get some exercise.  Several volunteers had not attended planting events… Continue reading Community spirit in action!

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Rain welcome as planting season looms

It's not often you can say that timing is perfect but that's the case with recent rainfall amounts in Perth ideal for the commencement of the 2020 planting season. Planning for this year's revegetation program has been on-going since September last year when seed collection and plant propagation started. It takes many months to collect… Continue reading Rain welcome as planting season looms