All aboard for World Environment Day

18 May, 2011Posted in: Environment, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council will celebrate World Environment Day on Sunday June 5 with a free bus tour visiting some of the Southern Highland’s most picturesque bushland settings and environmentally significant assets.

Tour highlights will include stopovers at Mount Gibraltar Reserve, Cosgrove Park, the Community Nursery and Stringray Swamp.

During the bus tour participants will have the opportunity to learn about rehabilitation works carried out by the Shire’s community volunteers.

A morning tea and lunch will also be provided. The 2011 theme for World Environment Day is ‘Forest: Nature at your service’.

To register for the bus trip contact Council’s Natural Resources Project Officer on 4868 0813 or email

Registrations for the tour close Friday 27 May.

Seats are strictly limited.

Wingecarribee Shire’s World Environment Day activities are funded by Council’s Environment Levy.