Doonan Planting Festival


Join us to plant 1,000 food trees for grey-headed flying-foxes, glossy black cockatoos and other wildlife.

  • Get up close to a koala and sugar glider with Wildlife HQ
  • Be serenaded by SoLar while planting
  • Enjoy a free sausage (vegetarian option available) and small coffee from Deadly Espresso
  • Take a selfie with Frankie the Flying Fox

The plants have been provided by Healthy Land & Water. This project has been supported by the Australian Government’s Bushfire Recovery Program for Wildlife and their Habitat.

There is #OnlyOneEarth

Together we can protect it and celebrate #WorldEnvironmentDay

WHERE: Doonan Creek Environment Reserve, Verrierdale
FREE EVENT: Registration essential

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