ID: 116399

Bushcare Volunteer

Environment & Conservation Regular - more than 6 months Parramatta NSW

About this opportunity

Bushcare is a volunteer-based, environmental conservation program coordinated and supported by the City of Parramatta.

Groups meet once a month on reserves around the Parramatta Local Government Area to participate in:

• Weed removal
• Habitat restoration
• Planting native seedlings
• Watering plants
• Surveying
• Habitat monitoring
• Weed mapping
• Community education
• Training / workshops
• Restoration projects


Additional requirements

Volunteers must be over the age of 18 unless in the presence of legal guardian. Volunteers should be fit and able to partake in bushcare activities without posing a hazard to themselves or other volunteers.

Time Required

Groups meet for approximately 3 hours per month. However, any time volunteered is valued and your participation per month is up to you. Come and give it a try!

Type of work
  • Education & Training
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Research, Policy, & Analysis
  • Tour Guides, Information, & Heritage
Training

On site bushcare training will be provided, as well as many opportunities to take part in further specialised training and environmental projects.

Reimbursement

Bushcare volunteering provides excellent skills and networking for those looking for work - especially in the environmental sector.