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From weedy shallows to flourishing creek

Mary Barton became a grower for the Tree Scheme after the words ‘environmental volunteering’ sparked something in her. “It clicked for me straight away,” she says. “Although I live in an urban area, it gave me a way to contribute to revegetation.”

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600 seedlings, 11 years, a lifetime of friendship

How Tree Scheme’s unique aim to unite landholders with volunteer growers brought true friendship between one grower and Mt Torrens farmers.

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How adopting a BFL site brought ‘heartfelt joy’ to one community group

“Muslim women in Australia often feel alienated, but through our work at the Bush For Life site, we have discovered a feeling of belonging to the land.”

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A chance meeting in bushcare

Hiroshima is an unusual place to find out about bushcaring in South Australia, but that’s exactly where Rob Anderson was when he learnt how he could help his local environment.


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