Thompson Family Funerals

2011, 2017

Tree planting at Muckleford, Vic

By |November 20th, 2017|Plantings|Comments Off on Tree planting at Muckleford, Vic

Peter Thompson from Thompson Family Funeral Directors in Castlemaine as been working with Fifteen Trees since 2012, to help improve the native environment of the Central Highlands district of Victoria. The funeral home has one tree planted for every service. This year, Peter’s trees were planted next to the Muckleford Rail Station, Central Victoria.

Here are John Blake, Sue Luke and Eddie Harvey inspecting the plantings adjacent to Muckleford Rail station. You will see the […]

1909, 2016

Trees at Sutton Grange.

By |September 19th, 2016|Plantings|Comments Off on Trees at Sutton Grange.

Peter Thompson from Thompson Family Funeral Directors in Castlemaine as been working with Fifteen Trees since 2012, to help improve the native environment of the Central Highlands district of Victoria. The funeral home has one tree planted for every service and this year 100 trees were planted at Sutton Grange (Central Victoria).

 

 

The Sutton Grange Landcare Group recently planted 100 trees in the Sutton Grange township.

Four adults and two children accomplished […]

1807, 2015

Trees for Kalimna Park, Castlemaine (Vic)

By |July 18th, 2015|Fifteen Trees, Plantings|Comments Off on Trees for Kalimna Park, Castlemaine (Vic)

Kalimna Park is a 175 h.a. bushland reserve on the north eastern side of Castlemaine.   Largely cleared of native vegetation by gold digging in the 1850’s, and areas of gold mining up until the 1920’s, the park has been the focus of the Friends of Kalimna Park for some twenty years. Areas of revegetation and restoration, track maintenance and weed clearance have been undertaken, with the support of Parks Victoria […]

1007, 2014

Historic Vaughan Springs (Vic).

By |July 10th, 2014|Plantings|Comments Off on Historic Vaughan Springs (Vic).

Members of the newly formed Vaughan Springs Landcare Group met up last month to plant out 120 trees at the historic township of Vaughan Springs. These trees (along with the tree guards) were very generously paid for by Peter Thompson from Thompson Family Funerals of Castlemaine. Peter has one tree planted for every service entrusted to his care. This is done as a community kindness and there is no charge […]

2410, 2013

Maldon Urban Landcare Group (Vic).

By |October 24th, 2013|Fifteen Trees, Plantings|Comments Off on Maldon Urban Landcare Group (Vic).

Members of the Maldon Urban Landcare Group (pictured) had a very successful tree planting day for the Fifteen Trees program. The Landcare Group would like to thank Thompson Family Funerals for their generous donation of the trees (120) for this program. Noel Muller, Coordinator MULGA.

Thank you to Peter Thompson from Thompson Family Funerals for your continued support of our native environment and the community. Last year Peter helped the Maldon […]