SOWN are dedicated to providing our volunteers with a range of opportunities for involvement. If you are keen to help, we would love to have you!

Listed below are several ways in which you can get involved in SOWN: from a few hours at the nursery; to corporate volunteering;to regular commitments at our bushcare working bees.


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SOWN Nursery

SOWN Nursery

Volunteer at the nursery on Saturday or Wednesday You don't need prior experience to volunteer at our nursery. If you have an interest in plants, the environment and like the social aspects of volunteering, the SOWN nursery is the place for you! You can...

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Yoorala Street Community Garden

The former horse paddock in Yoorala Street has been transformed into the Yoorala Street Community Garden (YSCG). SOWN previously operated an Environment Centre adjacent to the garden. For more information about the YSCG, please click on the web link below. The contact...

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One-off volunteering at events

Have you got one day a year to help us out? SOWN holds many events throughout the year. From tree planting days to creek festivals we often need an extra hand on the day to get the job done. Find out more about one-off events, by checking the SOWN events...

SOWN Nursery


Are you a Brisbane based company looking for a volunteering opportunity? Save Our Waterways Now offers outdoor volunteering opportunities for corporate groups looking for a great day out. Together with your colleagues, you can restore a critical section of...

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SOWN Working Bees on the Creek

Help your local environment For those of you who like the great outdoors, you may wish to join one of our SOWN groups working to restore the creeks of Ithaca, Enoggera or Fish Creeks. We have over 20 SOWN groups who meet monthly, weekly or intermittently to regenerate...