20th anniversary Planet Ark National Tree Day July 2015
SDCN held a community tree planting in conjunction with Parks Victoria at Lysterfield Park and with Yarra Ranges Council at Birdsland Reserve. SDCN members and friends were joined by members of Knox Scouts, Selby Scouts and Upwey Guide Group to plant around 1500 shrubs, trees and ground flora. Members of the Dandenong Ranges Renewable Energy Association joined the planting.
National Tree Day 2015 community planters with Cr Mike Clarke (Yarra Ranges Council – Lyster Ward) and Andrew Van Vloten (Parks Victoria)
Community nursery member James at the Lysterfield planting site
Lysterfield National Tree Day site after completion of planting
SDCN President Garrique Pergl and Selby Scout Group leader Will Ashburner
Scout and community members enjoy lunch after the completion of planting
Upwey Guide leaders provided homemade scones and enjoyed homemade Pumpkin Soup supplied by Selby Scouts