Reminder National Tree Day Event and Conservation Grants Available


Combined Nurseries National Tree Day Event this Sunday

SOWN Nursery and Paten Park Native Nursery are having our combined annual open, fun day this Sunday 30 July to celebrate National Tree Day.

Time: Sunday 30 July 2017, 9.00 am to 1.00 pm.

Location: SOWN Nursery and PPNN, 57 Paten Road, The Gap.

Don’t miss it as there will be talks, displays, demonstrations and wildlife – with a reptile theme. Also a BBQ and good coffee. Please see the attached program for more details.

Please come along to this free local event and bring your family, relatives and neighbours.


Conservation Grants Available

The State Government has opened the second round of its $12 million Community Sustainability Action Grants to projects that address conservation and climate change impacts or improve eco-efficiency of buildings.

Eligible community groups and individuals can apply for up to $50,000 for environmental conservation projects up until the until 15 August.

If your organisation or bushcare group has ideas for grant applications in the Enoggera catchment, please contact SOWN Committee member Di Glynn on