Become a Bushcare Volunteer

Bushcare Vounteers

If you would like to contribute to the conservation and the rehabilitation of Hornsby Shire‘s bushland areas, look no further, our Bushcare program is for you!

How do I join?

If you would like to become a Bushcare volunteer,

  1. Use our interactive map to find a Bushcare group located near you or we can send you the details of a suitable Bushcare group in your area.
  2. Fill in the short online application form and we will contact you to invite you to an on-site session.

Sign up online

Who can join?

Anyone caring for their local bushland reserves. Bushcare volunteers are all ages and come from all walks of life.

What commitment is required?

Most Bushcare groups meet once a month for around three hours. Days and times vary from group to group.

When do Bushcare groups meet?

Most Bushcare groups meet routinely for 3 hours, once a month. Days and times vary from group to group.

What do I need to know?

No prior knowledge is required. Just bring along your enthusiasm!  Council offers an introductory workshop to all Bushcare volunteers as well as on-site training. All Bushcare groups are supervised by an experienced and qualified supervisor.