Drought-busting Tips

Caring for native plants must continue whatever the weather.

Here are some tips from the experts to help you through a 'dry' planting.

Alternative activities for drought-stricken areas:

Apart from planting trees, there are a range of activities that can take place in order to maintain the positive environmental outcomes and momentum of Tree Day in spite of the drought. These include:
  • Bush regeneration
  • Weed and pest control
  • Native seed collection (please refer to Florabank guidelines)
  • Direct seeding
  • Monitoring
  • Rubbish removal
  • Interpretive nature walks