Tag Archives: volunteers

Knox Environment Society 40 years old

Knox Environment Society is 40 years old in 2022, recognising four decades of conservation, sustainability and community. Continue reading

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FROGY jumps into action

FROGY’s plan is to restore upper Blind Creek by weeding, laying mulch, removing rubbish and planting native species. Continue reading

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Continuous fire protection by Ferntree Gully CFA 1942 – 2022

Today in 2022, Ferntree Gully Fire Brigade is a strong and very well equipped 100% volunteer organisation, serving our community. Continue reading

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Victoria Day Awards 2022

Many incredible volunteers across the Knox community were recognised as part of the 15th Annual Knox Victoria Day Awards. Continue reading

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New chapter for Mountain Gate Op Shop

Foothills Community Care has taken over the Mountain Gate Community Op Shop, with a Grand Opening to take place on 13th August. Continue reading

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Revegetation along Ferntree Gully bike track

Members of Knox Environmental Society have planted hundreds of indigenous plants along the bike track. Continue reading

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Knox Volunteer Resource Centre co-ordinator runner up in State Awards

Volunteer for Knox co-ordinator Sally Dusting-Laird was announced as the runner up in the Volunteering Victoria Awards. Continue reading

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Community says thank you to Gully News volunteers

The annual Thank You reception to Gully News volunteers was held at Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on Wednesday 18 May. Continue reading

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Volunteering Expo 2021

The Volunteering Expo 2021 showcased a variety of volunteer-led organisations, all offering wonderful opportunities to volunteer within our community. Continue reading

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Seeking pre-loved books for school children

Children’s book charity 123Read2Me is seeking donations of ‘gently-loved’ books for disadvantaged children. Continue reading

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