Bushcare is a great way to meet people from all walks of life with a common interest in environmental protection.

Volunteer with one of our 13 Bushcare groups and help protect and restore our bushland and reserves. Group meetings feature:

  • a qualified supervisor is present at all group sessions
  • on-site training, gloves, tools and morning tea is provided
  • no experience is necessary.

Apply to become a Bushcare volunteer

The benefits of being a Bushcare volunteer include:

  • helping protect and preserve our bushland reserves
  • experiencing a great outdoor working environment
  • participating in healthy, active and fun activities
  • enjoying relaxed social events with other volunteers
  • gaining knowledge through a variety of expert-run workshops and guided bushwalks
  • creating a sense of personal achievement through community involvement

Bushcare events

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  • Sat 22 Jun 2024

    10am - 1pm
    Weaving with Weeds
    • Weaving with Weeds

      Join Robyn Morris, NSW Basketry member, to make a small basket from prepared weeds and grasses using the traditional technique of 'twining'.

  • Sun 07 Jul 2024

    10am - 1pm
    Balls Head bush walk
  • Tue 09 Jul 2024

    10:30am - 12pm
    Family bush walk
    • Family bush walk

      Join a guided bush walk for families around Berry Island with the Bushland team.

Contact the Bushcare Officer

To find out more about joining Bushcare or the Adopt a Plot program, please contact our Bushcare Officer.

Browse Bushcare's Newsletters

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Other councils' Bushcare programs

North Sydney Council Bushcare Volunteers

Join a Bushcare group

You can help rehabilitate our native bushland in North Sydney by joining one of our Bushcare groups.

Find a Bushcare group