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Get your hands dirty – Southern Highlands weeding weekend!

December 4 @ 11:00 am - December 5 @ 2:00 pm

Free

Join a group of young adults interested in enviro volunteering for a weekend of weed control & nature discovery – in the southern highlands!

 

Hey young Landcarers – want a weekend away?

Saturday:

Help control Gorse in the back paddock of the Sutton Forest Inn, in the beautiful Southern Highlands. Enjoy an early dinner at the Inn, meeting some local Landcarers, and staying overnight nearby.

Sunday:

Enjoy a yummy breakfast followed by a local guided bushwalk to discover the beautiful southern highlands environment, before finishing up around lunchtime.

Details:

Saturday…

11 – 11:30 – meet at Sutton Forest Inn for a snack and cuppa/ introductions

11:30 – kit up and safety briefs

12noon – 5pm weed control (Gorse) (afternoon tea and refreshments included)

5:30 – dinner at Sutton Forest Inn

6:30 – 7pm – Make way to accommodation

Sunday…

8:30 – check out for brekky

10am – Guided bushwalk – TBC

12 – 12:30 – finish event

This event is a funded event for Young adults only (18-35). Preference will be given for Landcarers, and those with weeding experience.

Local Landcarers from Sutton Forest and surrounds are invited to the weeding and dinner on the saturday at the Sutton Forest Inn.

People will need to be wearing long sleeves, long pants, hats and bring their own water bottles. Tools, gloves and safety glasses will be provided.

Registration is essential: www.eventbrite.com.au/e/get-your-hands-dirty-in-the-southern-highlands-tickets-207608742337

For more information contact:

xuela.sledge@greatersydneylandcare.org or call Xuela on 0409 877 566

Pick up and drop off to train stations possible.

All meals and accommodation provided.

This project is supported by Australia Post through the Community Grants program.

Details

Start:
December 4 @ 11:00 am
End:
December 5 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/get-your-hands-dirty-in-the-southern-highlands-tickets-207608742337

Organiser

Greater Sydney Landcare Network

Venue

Sutton Forest Inn
Sutton Forest, NSW Australia + Google Map