Kids Garden Club

Join us every week for fun activities about gardening! We focus on a different topic every week – such as learning about growing food, how to make flowers bloom and making compost!

Where: RSL Community Garden, South Hedland
When: Tuesdays 3-4pm
Who: All ages welcome!
Cost: Free! No bookings required

For more information, contact the Care For Hedland Garden Coordinator Robyn on 0447 907 661 or email garden@careforhedland.org.au

South Hedland Street Blitz

South Hedland Street Blitz registration

Register your team for the South Hedland Street Blitz, 23rd and 30th June 2018. Choose one or both weekends to compete for glory in your street!
  • Fill in your Street Blitz team name.
  • Add the names of your Street Blitz team members
  • Teams can compete on one or both dates
  • Email address of nominated team captain
  • Contact phone number of nominated team captain

Do your bit for the environment and help Care for Hedland to blitz the streets of Hedland!

Nominate a team to join in the blitz! Teams can be made up of community or school groups, businesses or a bunch of mates. Teams (minimum of five) can use any equipment at their disposal to “blitz” (remove rubbish, mow verges, tidy edges) their street. The winning team will not only receive bragging rights but also a trophy and medals!

Remember to wear closed in shoes and drink plenty of water on the day, as the competition will be HOT!

 

Date: TBC (check our Facebook page for updates!)

Plant Cuttings Workshop

Have you tried to get a cutting of a favourite plant from a friend but never manage to keep it alive? Or are you struggling to prune your trees like a pro?

Come and join Robyn and Sam in the garden and to learn how to properly prune your fruit trees and turn your old branches into new trees!

Saturday 17th August, 9-11am
RSL Community Garden, Hedditch St, South Hedland

Workshop: Everyone Can Compost

Want to reduce the amount of organic waste going in the bin but not sure how? Learn to compost! Join Robyn at the community garden as she takes you through the basics and shows you that everyone can compost!

Don’t forget to get your garden blooming and ready for the 2019 Great Gardens Competition!

9am-11am, Saturday 20th July 2019
RSL Community Garden, Hedditch St, South Hedland

Recycle Day

Recycle Day is organised by Care For Hedland with the help of Toxfree and PTES. Skip bins for paper/cardboard, hard plastics and glass, as well as a bag for aluminium cans, are available for two hours from 8am until 10am on the second Saturday of every month.

Two locations: South Hedland shopping centre carpark AND Port Hedland Turf Club.

All recycling must be clean with NO FOOD RESIDUE and correctly sorted. Talk to our volunteers on the day if you aren’t sure of what is accepted and pick up a free recycling guide!

Adopt-A-Spot Clean Up

Join us at a roadside clean up and help make Hedland shine! Adopt-A-Spot is an initiative run by Keep Australia Beautiful which is on the third and fourth Saturday of every month.

All clean ups start at 7am and finish at 8:30am. It is recommended that volunteers wear protective clothing, a hat and sunscreen, closed-in shoes, and bring a water bottle! Children welcome!

 

Third Saturday of month: Hamilton Road

Fourth Saturday of month: Wilson Street (Port-South highway)

Adopt-A-Spot Clean Up

Adopt-A-Spot clean ups run on the third and fourth Saturday of every month. Help out at Hamilton road on the third Saturday of February to beautify the town and make a difference to our environment!

7am-8:30am. Don’t forget to bring a hat, sunscreen and a water bottle!

Clean Up Australia Day

Join Care For Hedland to help clean up around town! You will be part of a national movement helping to make a difference to our great Aussie environment. It is recommended that volunteers wear protective clothing, a hat and sunscreen, closed-in shoes, and bring a water bottle! Children welcome!

We will be holding FOUR clean ups over the long weekend.

Saturday 2nd March: roadside opposite Port Hedland shopping centre

Sunday 3rd March: Scadden Road South Hedland, Pretty Pool Beach and Cemetery Beach.

All clean ups run from 7am until 9am and there will be a sausage sizzle at 8:45am at Cemetery Beach on Sunday 3rd March!

End of Season Volunteer Dinner 🐢

2018-19 has been another massive season for turtle monitoring and we will be celebrating with dinner, presentations and awards for our top volunteers! If you’ve volunteered over the season, RSVP to Jo at coordinator@careforhedland.org.au and join us for our end of season dinner!

Location: Pilbara Room

Date: Saturday 23rd February

Time: 6pm

RSVP essential.

Quiz Night!

**SAVE THE DATE**

Care For Hedland will be holding our Quiz Night Fundraiser on 24th November – more details to come!

Location: Masonic Lodge on Acton Street, Port Hedland
Theme: TBA
Cash bar available, no BYO