Native Plant Giveaways 2018

Hornsby Shire Council holds several open days each year, giving away free native plants to encourage the ecosystem of our Bushland Shire.Native plant giveaway

Using local native plants in your garden can attract native wildlife, are better suited to the local soil type and once established, require less water than introduced plants.

Native Plant Giveaways are open to ratepayers from Hornsby Shire Council suburbs outlined below.

Sunday 3 June

Come and collect 4 free native plants (plus a tree if you have the space in your garden).

For ratepayers only from:
Asquith, Berowra, Berowra Heights, Brooklyn, Cowan, Dangar Island, Hornsby, Hornsby Heights, Mount Colah, Mount Kuring-gai.


Sunday 23 September

Come and collect 4 free native plants (plus a tree if you have the space in your garden).

For ratepayers only from:
Beecroft, Castle Hill, Cheltenham, Cherrybrook, Glenhaven, North Epping, Normanhurst, Pennant Hills, Thornleigh, Wahroonga, Waitara, Westleigh and West Pennant Hills.


Venue: Community Nursery, Pennant Hills
Location: 28-30 Britannia Street Pennant Hills
Time: 10am - 12pm
Cost: free
Contact: Nursery Co-ordinator
Phone: 9847 6832
Email:bushland@hornsby.nsw.gov.au

Plants provided in the giveaway are locally sourced and grown at Council's Community Nursery by volunteers and council staff.

Please bring your current Hornsby Shire rates notice and ID and pick-up some free native plants for your garden.

NB - Limited stock on the day and limited car parking near the nursery.

Please return your tube pots to the community nursery (after hours chute at gate 2, 28 Britannia Street, Pennant Hills) or any Hornsby Shire Council library facility at Berowra, Hornsby or Pennant Hills for reuse.

Check out the video below to see what could be achieved in your garden by using local native plants.