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3011, 2017

Trees for a rural wedding.

By |November 30th, 2017|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Trees for a rural wedding.

Congratulations to Melissa Cole and Tristan Lambert on their wedding earlier this year. Kindly parents/in-law, Barb Hiley and Peter Lambert have gifted the newlyweds 75 trees. One for each attendee at the wedding. What a great way to begin a new life together by having a low (carbon) footprint wedding.

 

The 75 trees were planted at primary schools at 2 locations. Thirty trees were planted by Nadine Ogilvie and her class at Sebastopol PS, and the […]

2111, 2017

Planting a grove of silver birches.

By |November 21st, 2017|Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Planting a grove of silver birches.

This year alone, Brian and Maree Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have donated over 100 mature trees to Ballarat primary schools. The schools have benefited from the donation of trees for the school yard, providing shade to the students as well as a habitat for native species of insects and birds. Recently, Buninyong PS received 15 silver birches for their oval.

 

 

Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is a positive one and through […]

611, 2017

Girl Guides plant 20 mature trees.

By |November 6th, 2017|Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Girl Guides plant 20 mature trees.

Brian and Maree Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have once again donated trees to community groups in the Ballarat district. This time around, 20 mature trees were planted at the Girl Guides camp at Creswick, due to the generosity of this caring couple.

 

 

Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is a positive one and through (their) care and service (they) are able to ease some of the grief and assist […]

2610, 2017

Kings Cars and 300 community trees

By |October 26th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Kings Cars and 300 community trees

Peter King from King’s Cars Ballarat has been a generous supporter of Fifteen Trees for 7 years. During that time he has helped community groups in the Ballarat district plant over 6,500 trees.
Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis ASX sold at the dealership. Corporate social responsibility at its best. Last month, 300 of Peter’s trees were planted at across 3 sites: the Girl Guide Hall at Lingbogol (120 trees), Waubra (60 […]

1610, 2017

Sixty trees thanks to Kell Funerals

By |October 16th, 2017|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Sixty trees thanks to Kell Funerals

Jenny Biddy and John Kell from Kell Funerals (St Arnaud & Donald, Victoria) have once again supported our tree planting efforts here at Fifteen Trees by sponsoring the planting of 60 trees (along with 60 tree guards).

 
Kell Funerals plant trees on the behalf of those who are entrusted into their care.
 

The trees were planted by Donald High School students at the Donald field & Game last week.  Liz Russell from Banyandah Indigenous […]

2509, 2017

Skretting Supports 9 Tasmanian Projects.

By |September 25th, 2017|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Skretting Supports 9 Tasmanian Projects.

Skretting Australia is an international company producing feed for the aquaculture industry. They pride themselves on their commitment to sustainability. This year, they have once again generously committed to helping out our tree planting efforts in Tasmania, to the tune of 2030 trees!

 

 

Skretting’s trees were distributed across 3 locations. At Wynyard, 700 trees were planted at Sister’s Creek and Doctors Rocks, 1,000 trees went to Alison Hugo and her community groups in […]

1109, 2017

Planting next to the world’s tallest flowering trees.

By |September 11th, 2017|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Planting next to the world’s tallest flowering trees.

Geoff Lea from Walking Track Services Tasmania, has many years experience walking along tracks in National Parks, keeping an eye on the condition of our native environment. He has also had a hand in constructing many kilometers of the tracks themselves. For the past few years, Geoff has been generously donating funds to help our Tasmanian projects. This year was no exception .

 

Geoff’s trees (105) went to the Derwent Valley Tasmania, […]

1109, 2017

Kings Cars and Scotsburn

By |September 11th, 2017|King's Cars, Major Supporters, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Kings Cars and Scotsburn

Peter King from King’s Cars Ballarat has been a generous supporter of Fifteen Trees for 7 years. During that time he has helped community groups in the Ballarat district plant over 6,000 trees.  Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis ASX sold at the dealership. Corporate social responsibility at its best. Last month, 150 of Peter’s trees were planted at Scotsburn PS.

 

 

School teacher, Shaun O’Loughlin wanted trees to help maintain […]

2808, 2017

Trees for Southern Tasmania.

By |August 28th, 2017|GJG, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Trees for Southern Tasmania.

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013 and has helped plant 34,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year, the project will see over 8,500 trees planted by schools, landcare and various environmental groups.

Ludek Valta from G. J. Gardner Homes Hobart is […]

2308, 2017

Mature trees for Scotsburn Primary School.

By |August 23rd, 2017|Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Mature trees for Scotsburn Primary School.

Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is a positive one and through (their) care and service (they) are able to ease some of the grief and assist the healing process’. In line with this statement, through Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals plant one mature tree for every funeral service.

 

Last month, Shaun O’Loughlin and his students from Scotsburn Primary School planted 20 mature trees to maintain and enhance the […]

2003, 2017

Another 240 trees planted thanks to Kings Cars.

By |March 20th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Another 240 trees planted thanks to Kings Cars.

On National Tree Day last year, Georgie Green, Science and Sustainable teacher at Skipton PS, organised staff, parents, teachers and students to help plant 90 native trees on the school grounds and at the local Jubilee Park.  The day was made possible because of the generosity of Peter King and the team from King’s Cars. Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees for every Mitsubishis sold at the dealership. To date, Peter has […]

903, 2017

Mt Clear Plants Mature Trees

By |March 9th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Mt Clear Plants Mature Trees

Harrison Funerals have once again come to the assistance of local primary schools by providing Mt Clear PS with 20 mature trees. Cynthia Davidson along with students and teachers planted out the trees on National Tree Day. Maree and Brian Harrison have been generously donating mature trees to community groups in the Ballarat district since 2010, one mature tree is planted for every funeral service at the Main Road premises.

 

 
Mount […]

1302, 2017

Kings Cars (Ballarat) keeps planting.

By |February 13th, 2017|Fifteen Trees, King's Cars, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Kings Cars (Ballarat) keeps planting.

Peter King from Kings Cars, has been a great supporter of local Ballarat community groups since 2010. During this time, they have chipped to help plant over 5,000 trees. These trees have gone to school groups, environmental networks and Landcare groups across the Central Highlands of Victoria for tree planting project. For every new Mitsubishi ASX sold at the Ballarat dealership, Fifteen Trees plants 15 trees.

 

 

Late last term, Sarah Page and her […]

611, 2016

Napoleons Primary School plants 20 mature trees.

By |November 6th, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Napoleons Primary School plants 20 mature trees.

Last term, Napoleon’s Primary School planted 20 mature trees, thanks to the generosity of Maree and Brian Harrison (Harrison Funerals).

 

 
Over many years, Napoleons Primary School have actively pursued and implemented an environmental awareness program, culminating in the planting of trees in our extensive school grounds. We were very fortunate to have been successful in our application for the Fifteen Trees project whereby we received 20 bare rooted trees. This was […]

2210, 2016

Mature trees at Brown Hill Pool and Skipton PS (Vic)

By |October 22nd, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Mature trees at Brown Hill Pool and Skipton PS (Vic)

Seven new mature trees have been planted at 2 Ballarat sites this month thanks to the generosity of Maree and Brian Harrison (Harrison Funerals). Through Fifteen Trees, Maree and Brian plant one mature tree for every funeral service held at their Main Rd premises. This year alone, Fifteen Trees have organised the planting of 80 mature trees at schools and public spaces on the behalf of Harrison Funerals.
 

 
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2709, 2016

New Town Primary (Tas).

By |September 27th, 2016|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on New Town Primary (Tas).

Geoff Lea from Walking Track Services Tasmania, has many years experience walking along tracks in National Parks, keeping an eye on the condition of our native environment. He has also had a hand in constructing many kilometers of the tracks themselves. For the past few years, Geoff has chipped in to get some trees planted on his behalf. This year was no exception.

Geoff’s trees (105) went to New Town Primary […]

2609, 2016

Yogaville Trees.

By |September 26th, 2016|Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Yogaville Trees.

Bronwyn Rust is the owner and founder of Yogaville, a beautiful Iyengar yoga studio located in Preston Vic. This year I once again planted 90 trees on her behalf to reduce the carbon footprint of the studio. Bronwyn’s trees went over to Westerway Primary (Tas).

On Tuesday, 2 August, the weather turned out to be quite beautiful with only very light sprinkles and few gusts of cool wind, as we all kept […]

1909, 2016

Trees at Sebastopol Primary thanks to Harrison Funerals.

By |September 19th, 2016|Harrison Funerals, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Trees at Sebastopol Primary thanks to Harrison Funerals.

Brian and Maree Harrison (Harrison Funerals) have once again donated trees to a Ballarat local school. This time around, 17 mature trees were planted at Sebastopol Primary School due to the generosity of this caring couple.
 

 

Harrison Funerals ‘strive to ensure that every family’s funeral experience is a positive one and through (their) care and service (they) are able to ease some of the grief and assist the healing process’. Harrison […]

2108, 2016

Bacchus Marsh GJG kicks in for 405 trees

By |August 21st, 2016|GJG, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on Bacchus Marsh GJG kicks in for 405 trees

Ross Morley, Managing Director of G. J. Gardner Homes has been supporting our native environment (through Fifteen Trees) since 2013 and has helped plant  over 25,000 trees across Victoria and Tasmania. For every new home built, Fifteen Trees organises the planting of 15 trees in the local district. This year, the project will see over 8,500 trees planted by schools, landcare and various environmental groups.

Ben Longhurst from G. J. Gardner […]

1508, 2016

CERES helping out with tree planting.

By |August 15th, 2016|Fifteen Trees, Plantings, Schools|Comments Off on CERES helping out with tree planting.

CERES (Centre of Education and Research in Environmental Strategies) is an award winning, not-for-profit park located on 4.5 hectares on the Merri Creek in Melbourne. The park offers many services including a food market, nursery, cafe, education programs and guided tours (not only of their centre but OS and outback Australia).
They walk the talk at CERES by encouraging school groups to chip in to buy a tree to cover the […]