Green Army Projects

Green Army Projects 2017-07-05T14:42:03+00:00

The Green Army is an Australian Government initiative open to young people including Indigenous Australians, school leavers, gap year students, graduates and job seekers who are looking for employment to develop skills, undertake training and gain experience in the delivery of conservation. Become involved in any of the following projects at our applications page.

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Dorrigo National Park World Heritage Ecological Restoration 3

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Commenced: January 9, 2017 The Green Army team will work in partnership with NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. Control of serious weeds will improve the health of lowland rainforest in World Heritage listed Dorrigo National Park.  Participants [...]

2017-01-17T08:39:49+00:00

Coastal habitat restoration at Iluka Nature Reserve & Bundjalung National Park 3

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Commenced: January 9, 2017 The Green Army team will work with NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service and Iluka Landcare Dunecare Group in Bundjalung National Park and Iluka Nature Reserve. Control of weeds will improve [...]

2017-01-17T08:42:43+00:00

High Conservation Value Vegetation Restoration in the Clarence Valley 4 – Grafton base

Completed The Green Army will work with the National Parks and Wildlife Service, Clarence Valley Council and community groups to restore high conservation value vegetation in and around Yuraygir National Park and at Susan Island, [...]

2017-01-17T08:44:33+00:00

Restoring and connecting Big Scrub Lowland Subtropical Rainforest – Lismore base

Commenced: January 10, 2017 The Green Army will work with the National Parks and Wildlife Service, Lismore and Ballina Shire Council, Landcare, Rous Water and the community to improve the condition, extent and connectivity of [...]

2017-01-17T08:45:28+00:00

World Heritage Gondwana Rainforest Restoration – Nightcap National Park – Lismore base

Commenced: January 10, 2017 Green Army will restore critically endangered Lowland Rainforest of Subtropical Australia and the habitat of threatened species in the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage area at Nightcap National Park. Weeds, [...]

2017-01-17T08:46:30+00:00

Coastal Vegetation Rehabilitation in Northern NSW – Byron Coast Stage 2

Commenced:  January 2017 The Green Army team will be involved in restoring coastal ecosystems at nine sites along the Byron coastline. Activities will include collecting seed and propagating native plants. The team will control weeds [...]

2017-01-17T08:53:54+00:00

Coastal Vegetation Rehabilitation in Northern NSW- Ballina Coast Stage 2

Commenced: January 2017 The project will help restore coastal vegetation and habitats across sites in the Ballina area. Accredited training will be provided in First Aid, Work Health and Safety and modules from Certificate 11 in [...]

2017-01-17T08:55:04+00:00

Assisting Coastal Corridor enhancement in NE NSW 3 – Coffs Harbour

Completed The project will help restore high conservation value vegetation on 10 sites from Coffs Harbour to Wooli. Activities will include seed collection and plant propagation, weed treatment, erosion management, revegetation, assisting foreshore management and [...]

2017-01-17T08:55:55+00:00

Threatened Species Habitat Restoration in the Clarence Valley – Maclean

Commenced: November 14, 2016 The Green Army team will protect and enhance listed threatened species and migratory species by undertaking restoration activities on rainforest and riparian sites. Moriarty's Reserve (adjacent to World Heritage Rainforest at [...]

2017-03-03T09:19:04+00:00

East Gippsland Rail Trail Conservation Project 5 – Bairnsdale

Commenced February 6, 2017 This project will restore and rehabilitate significant vegetation communities (endangered ecological communities) and enhance habitat of threatened species along the East Gippsland Rail Trail. The project will restore native ecosystems along the [...]