March Events

ACF Community Brisbane Northside is providing support and resources for meetings for this project as part of the Australian Conservation Foundation’s Save Our Big Backyard campaign. Please follow the links below to RSVP on their event page.

Meeting: Why street trees, why native plants, choosing plants

WHEN: March 12, 2023 : 3pm – 5pm
WHERE: Banyo Library – Meeting Room 2 (upstairs)
284 Saint Vincents Rd, Banyo

The Banyo Verge Garden Project, our ACF Community Brisbane Northside group nature project, and the Shady Lanes Project, all aim to encourage council-planted street trees supported by resident-planted native verge gardens that comply with the local council guidelines.

Come along to this talk about the many reasons this is the best planting option for cooling our cities, increasing biodiversity, and getting on with your neighbours.

Meeting Format:

  • DiscussionBrisbane City Council guidelines, why we need more street trees, why local native plants, and choosing what to plant
  • Brief updates on the project
  • Q&A, general discussion

Some native plants will be on display.

Afternoon tea and coffee will be provided.

Meeting Room 2 at the Banyo Library (upstairs)

Please RSVP here

Banyo Verge Project Casual Coffee and Chat

WHEN: Postponed to 1st April

Come along and share your experience, ask questions, and meet others involved.