Newcastle City Council Tree Day Site Details

Tree Day Site Details

Sunday, 29 July 2018 9:00am to 1:00pm

Aims of the project: Hosted by Newcastle City Council this project will revegetate approximately 600 square metres of the northern section of District Park with native groundcovers, shrubs and tree species. This project aims to increase public amenity, add to the city of Newcastle's urban forest canopy cover, mitigate urban heat and create a pocket of habitat for native fauna in Broadmeadow, Newcastle. In recent years we have delivered a similar project in Stevenson Park, Mayfield. This year, with your help, we will deliver the first stage of this new community urban forest site in Broadmeadow.

Organisation: Newcastle City Council
Site Address: District Park (Cnr of Australia Road and Denney Street)
Broadmeadow NSW 2292

Nearest Cross Street: Australia Road

Directions: Northern section of District Park. Best access is via Denney Street, Broadmeadow. The site will be easily visible due to a marquee being set up in the park opposite number 19 Denney Street..

Suitable for Children: Yes
Accessible for disabled: Yes

Notes about the day for Volunteers:
Lend a hand to plant a tree and join us for a free BBQ. Please wear appropriate clothing (hat, covered shoes, long sleeved shirt and long pants recommended). Gloves, tools and equipment for planting will be provided. Get involved!

The following will be provided: Gloves, Tools and equipment for planting, Watering cans / buckets, Drinking water, BBQ

Activities that will take place on the day:

  • Planting Activity


  • Urban renewal


Volunteer RSVP

RSVP to: Angus Weingott
Phone: 02 4974 2622

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