Angus & Celeste

Manangatang P – 12

Along the Mallee highway towards the top north western corner of Victoria you will stumble across the small rural township of Manangatang (pop 3200). Nestled in this wheat and sheep country is the tiny school of Manangatang P-12. Donna Barry is the President of the Parents and Friends group and she contacted Fifteen Trees looking for support for the school’s tree planting program. I was delighted to help out […]

By |October 13th, 2014|Fifteen Trees|Comments Off

Batesford, Victoria

Over the past year, Brisbane Ranges Landcare has received 825 trees thanks to the generous supporters of Fifteen Trees. They sourced the native seedlings from their local native nursery (Eco-Regeneration at Sutherlands Creek) and distributed them to 13 individual members of the landcare group. The last lot of trees (195) were planted by John and Denise Anderson of Batesford.

John writes ‘Thank you to the supporters of Fifteen Trees for […]

By |August 8th, 2014|Fifteen Trees|Comments Off

The Brisbane Ranges, Vic.

Out at the Brisbane Ranges there is a dynamite landcare group who are very proactive when it come to re-vegetating the native species of flora. Fifteen Trees has been supplying Neil Day and his group for the past 2 years with trees from Eco-Regeneration Nursery at Sutherland’s Creek.

This time round, 825 trees were supplied to the group of which 246 were generously paid for by the following companies and […]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Fifteen Trees, Plantings|Comments Off

Staughton Vale, Victoria.

James and Susan Bufton have for many years worked the historic Staughton Vale holding. Located at the foot of the Brisbane Ranges, it is a landmark property of historical and architectural significance. The blue-stone home (1870) is one of the earlier homes in the area.

 

The couple have extensively revegetated almost the full length of the the Little River that runs through the property. The revegetation has resulted in the […]

By |December 27th, 2013|Fifteen Trees|Comments Off

Brisbane Ranges and Scotsburn (Vic).

Ceramic artists Asha and Keir from Angus & Celeste make the most beautiful jewellery and home wares. Based in Melbourne, these two dynamic and talented people produce their own range as well as manage their on-line store. For every purchase (via the website) Asha and Keir donate $1.00 towards tree planting. This equates to 75 trees every season. In the past, their trees have been planted at Shepparton, Lake […]

By |October 31st, 2013|Fifteen Trees|Comments Off