National Tree Day

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  • Location: Cooroy, Cooroy 4563 Queensland

National Tree Day
Noosa Shire will celebrate National Tree Day on Friday 23rd July with a Cooroy State School planting bee between 11 am and 1 pm at Lake Macdonald's Gerry Cook Fish Hatchery, in Collwood Road, Cooroy.   

Around 85 grade 7 students, their teacher Phil Giblet and parents will form the 100-strong working bee, supported by the Noosa and District Landcare Group, Council, Madill's Toyota, Bunning's of Noosaville, the Lake Macdonald Catchment Care Group and the Fish Hatchery.

Preparation and hole-digging will be undertaken by Landcare, Council and the Lake Macdonald and  Mary River Catchment Care Groups on Thursday the 22nd.  On the Friday Toyota will arrange a barbecue lunch, while  Council, Landcare and Bunning's will each provide 100 trees, making a grand total of 300.  

Other events will include a demonstration of Council's Aquatic Weed Harvester, a tour of the Fish Hatchery and a talk on the endangered Mary River Cod.
NB :  the venue is off Gumboil Road, Cooroy
For further information, please contact :  
Phil Moran at Landcare on   5485 2468;  0412507363
or Publicity Officer Susie Osmaston
telephone :  07 5449 5282; fax : 07 5447 1062; email :
Council website address :




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Cooroy, Cooroy

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