Join us for National Tree Day on the GreenWay this Sunday at Richard Murden Reserve, Haberfield. This is a an easy, fun and satisfying event where you will be helping to plant native species indigenous to the local area. National Tree Day is Australia's biggest community tree-planting and nature care event. This year GreenWay National Tree Day will be held on Sunday 29 July from 10.00am until 12.00pm.
Richard Murden Reserve can be accessed from Hawthorne Parade, Haberfield. Gloves, tools and plants will be provided. Please bring your own drinking water, wear long trousers, a long-sleeved shirt, a hat and enclosed shoes. Planting will go ahead rain or shine, so wear appropriate clothing for the weather conditions of the day.
"We are encouraging residents to connect with the community and get involved in National Tree Day," says Adam Ward, GreenWay Biodiversity Officer. This will be the 3rd annual GreenWay National Tree Day event. During previous events volunteers have planted over 1,000 local native plants in the GreenWay.
Children are most welcome, but must be under parent or carer's supervision at all times on the site.
For more information on National Tree day please visit the Planet Ark website at: http://treeday.planetark.org/
This activity is being organised by the GreenWay Sustainability Project.