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What is Bushcare?

Bushcare is an environmental restoration program that Strathfield Council has been running for over 20 years! The aim of Bushcare is to improve habitat for native animals.

Bushcare is fantastic for those doing Duke of Edinburgh, or studying an environmental science/ecology related degree and need volunteer hours.

Anyone can join Bushcare, all you need is a water bottle and fully enclosed shoes.

Under 16 years old? Please bring a responsible adult to join the fun.

Why do Bushcare?

  • Develop your bush regeneration and plant identification skills
  • Help rare and endangered species such as the Green & Golden Bell Frog
  • Improve habitat for international migratory birds and develop wildlife corridors
  • Meet new people with a common interest
  • Get into nature and enjoy the great outdoors

When and where is Bushcare held?

GroupSite LocationDayDateTime
Strathfield Bushcare GroupMason Park WetlandsSaturday13th June 2020CANCELLED
Hwa Tsang MonasteryMaria ReserveSaturday11th July 2020CANCELLED
National Tree DayHudson ParkSunday2nd August 2020TBC
Sathya Sai OrganisationMaria ReserveSaturday12 September 2020TBC
Strathfield Bushcare GroupCooke ParkSaturday10th October 2020CANCELLED
Hwa Tsang MonasteryAirey ParkSaturday14th November 20209AM – 12PM

How can I sign up?

To join the Bushcare team, or for more information call Council on (02) 9748 9999 or email