Koala Clancy Foundation – Saving koala habitats


About the opportunity

Looking for a hands-on team building activity that makes a difference?

Koala Clancy Foundation is a local Melbourne charity with a mission to help Melbourne & Geelong people save their local koalas from climate change.

Saving koalas is physical and educational and suitable for all ages and abilities. Volunteers will be planting trees in the rivers and waterways. In just 5 years these trees will be big enough to feed and home koalas.

A typical day:
Koala Tree Planting (June to August): An introduction by the Koala Clancy Foundation supervisor, then transport to the planting site. Briefing on tree planting techniques & safety. Tree planting for 1.5 to 2 hours. Morning tea. Transport to the You Yangs. Educational koala walks for 1 hour. Lunch. Conclusion.
Weed Removal (September to May): An introduction by the Koala Clancy Foundation supervisor, then transport to the weeding site. Briefing on weeding techniques & safety. Weeding for 1.5 hours. Morning tea. Educational koala walks for 1 to 1.5 hours. Lunch. Conclusion.

The cost is between $80 and $125 per person. Pricing dependent on numbers and inclusion.

Additional requirements:

Volunteers are asked to wear comfortable clothes, closed toe shoes, a hat and sunscreen. Please bring a water bottle.


Location

The You Yangs Regional Park and private farms.

In the You Yangs region most sites are 45 minutes west of Melbourne CBD.


Contact

Contact: https://koalaclancyfoundation.org.au/contact-us

Or write to: info@koalaclancyfoundation.org.au

Website: https://koalaclancyfoundation.org.au/