by Andrew Wood, Blue Wren Subcommittee Convenor, July 2022, from Bulletin 5 of 2022 (July)

Jenny Kent, City of Sydney Community Gardens and Volunteer Coordinator, has invited Glebe Society members and friends to attend a community planting event for National Tree Day on Sunday 31 July.

Everyone will have the opportunity to plant a native shrub, grass or vine that will help restore native vegetation in this area along Johnstons Creek.

Light refreshments will be available as well as educational walks to teach you more about the local environment.

The City is looking to establish a volunteer bushcare group in the area. If you can’t make it to the tree planting event and would like to express your interest in the bushcare group, cantact Jenny at jkent@‌cityof‌sydney.‌

When: Sunday 31 July, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm;

Where: Federal Park, 2 Chapman Rd, Annandale; Cost: free; 

Register here.