CONSERVATION VOLUNTEER AUSTRALIA
Habitat HQ staff love to contribute to the events program and reduce their carbon footprint, and encourage our guests to get local. Volunteer work is great on your resume & personally satisfying by contributing to preserving our environment.
HABITAT BANDICOOT RECOVERY PROJECT - 3rd Thurs of the month
Habitat HQ has a strong relationship with Conservation Volunteer Australia (CVA) and our Events Guru supports local conservation work to care for the local eco systems & the wildlife living within them.
Monthly, Habitat HQ musters guests wanting to volunteer for 1 day to support the 'Habitat Bandicoot Recovery Project'. Organised for you, CVA do a pick up & drop off straight to Habitat HQ's door and the day is more like a fun free 1 day tour set in bushland on the outskirts of the city. Spotting wallaby's, bird life & enjoying lunch in the bush setting means the couple of hours hands on work you do is very paced & by no means hard. Our staff loved it & our volunteers rave about it.
You can learn more about the 1 day volunteer program at our Event Guru's Habitat Hibernation event. Your support for this Eastern Barred bandicoot recovery project is very much appreciated. The Eastern Barred bandicoot is a species on the brink of extinction & the CVA project is regenerating a natural breeding environment which is essential for its survival.
Expert CVA project managers & environmental experts brief & educate you on the Eastern Barred bandicoot Recovery Process, walking you through the natural habitat explaining the importance of regeneration, weeding requirements, sustainability & the challenges of the bandicoot's survival in regards to preying domestic animals. Just a handful of these animals remain in wild populations and it is only through re-establishing areas of natural bandicoot habitat that will ensure the Eastern Barred bandicoot a long term survival. CVA rely on volunteers to provide invaluable funding and assistance to make this happen.
Check out our staff & guests volunteering on our Facebook to see the fun & satisfaction our guests have on the 1 day volunteer program.