Canberra Nature Map (CNM) offers an inclusive and educational space for experts and nonexperts to share their knowledge and sightings […]
A conversation with Wendy Rainbird – thirty years of environmental stewardship. Volunteer with: Farrer Ridge ParkCare Group, Waterwatch, International Council […]
The ACT Vegwatch Program is a community-led citizen science approach which enables volunteers measure the impacts of their work. Volunteering […]
Have you ever seen a turtle in one of Canberra’s urban wetlands and wondered how it got there? Bruno Ferronato […]
OCSE talks ice cream, children’s parties and smelling koalas with Tony Cory. Volunteer with: ParkCare Visitor Assist, Waterwatch ‘How do […]
Each year, Upper Murrumbidgee Waterwatch runs ‘Platypus Month’, a few weeks of focussed effort by citizen scientists to establish how […]
Forging a national park, researching rare reptiles, curating art shows, and forming their own publishing house – this multi-talented group […]
Martine Franco talks us through what she gets up to in her role at the Southern ACT Catchment Group, supporting […]
Liz White loves the opportunities her monthly Waterwatch testing gives her to connect with her local community, play at being […]
Lindy Butcher has her hands full – literally and figuratively – volunteering as President for ACT Wildlife and caring for […]
Ken Horsfall and Mike Sim talk to OCSE about keeping busy in retirement. Volunteers with: Isaacs Ridge Mount Mugga MuggaParkCare […]
Living close to two ecological gems within urban Canberra was the inspiration for Julia Raine to establish two local Landcare […]
Ian Falconer and his wife Mary welcome new faces to the Friends of Aranda Bushland, while they investigate changes in […]
One Sunday a month, volunteers get together at Holder Wetlands to remove invasive species, plant natives and improve the environment. […]
The Griffith Woodland Volunteer Group was established in March 2018 to protect and restore Griffith Woodland. A diverse group of […]
Gösta Lyngå has spent 30 of his 91 years caring for Cooleman Ridge and still heads out there every week. […]
Canberra Nature Map volunteers are changing what we know about these charismatic cockatoos. Volunteering type: Citizen science Banner image: By […]
Partnerships between volunteers and the Parks and Conservation Service (PCS) are at the heart of ParkCare. As one of the […]
Native grasslands have been decimated since European invasion, and this groups works tirelessly to protect what remains Volunteering type: environmental […]
The Farrer Ridge ParkCare group has been looking after Farrer Ridge Nature Reserve for over 30 years.
Cooleman Ridge ParkCare Group was established in May 1991 by a remarkable woman called Bess Sledge.
Orchid Society of Canberra volunteers are on a mission to find out how the ACT’s native orchids are faring in the aftermath of the 2020 bushfires.
Volunteers need to begin with a generosity of spirit and a willingness to undertake activities as an end in themselves.
Ana Maria Londono talks to OCSE about finding connections in her new home city.
When the ACT’s native animals are injured, it is this group of volunteers who steps in to help Volunteering type: […]