A Treemendous day out
When: Sunday, 25 August, 2013, 10am to approx 2pm
Purpose: To widen the vegetation corridor along the Merri Creek as a flyway for birds and to lessen the visual impact of the Eastern freeway on the area. We have 900 plants to plant.
Where: Between Merri Creek and the Eastern Freeway, near Yarra Bend Road, Fairfield at Mel 2D E3.
Access: Yarra Bend Road is reached from Heidelberg Road, Fairfield – look out for the flags! An alternative access route is from Clifton Hill. By this route, the planting site is accessed by crossing a footbridge into the park from the end of Roseneath Street, Mel 2D C4. Public transport options include a bus on Heidelberg Road which stops near the junction with Yarra Bend Road and a train to Clifton Hill Station.
RSVP: email@example.com telling us how many people are coming, for catering purposes.
We’ll provide: tools, lots of seedlings, fresh air and a hearty BBQ and vego friendly lunch.
Please bring: gardening gloves, sturdy footwear, a spade if you have one (we’ll have a few) and a water bottle.