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National Tree Day was co-founded in 1996 by Planet Ark and Olivia Newton-John, and is the largest community tree planting and nature protection event in Australia.

This year Council invites our community to join our National Tree Day celebrations and tree planting activities on Sunday, 31 July 2021 at Cashin Park, Tannum Sands. RSVP by using the form below.

Council also invites our school communities to register their interest in a School Pack to host their own tree planting initiatives. Register your schools interest by using the form below.

Why Plant a Tree?

National Tree Day

National Tree Day

RSVP to Plant

Fully Booked.

School Packs Registration

School Packs Registration

Schools can obtain a pack from Tondoon Botanic Gardens which includes plants and a care pack.

Register your interest below by Friday 22 July. School packs can be collected during the week of Monday 25 - Friday 29 July.

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2021 Photo Competition Winners

Congratulations to Michelle Patterson - the 18+ Category winner of the 2021 National Tree Day Photo Competition with 'Reflection'.

Congratulations to Marleigh Smith - the 17 Years and Under Category winner of the 2021 National Tree Day Photo Competition with 'Black and White Clusters of Trees'.

Thank you to everyone who entered this year to showcase how they connect with nature. We look forward to seeing what the community has to offer in 2022.

'Reflection' by Michelle Patterson

'Reflection' by Michelle Patterson

'Black and White Clusters of Trees' by Marleigh Smith

'Black and White Clusters of Trees' by Marleigh Smith

2021 Photo Competition Entries

Gladstone Regional Council would like to acknowledge the Bailai, Gurang, Gooreng Gooreng and Taribelang Bunda people who are the traditional custodians of this land. Gladstone Regional Council would also like to pay respect to Elders both past, present and emerging, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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(07) 4970 0700


Council Offices:

101 Goondoon Street, Gladstone Qld 4680
5 Don Cameron Drive, Calliope Qld 4680
41 Blomfield Street, Miriam Vale Qld 4677

Opening Hours:

8.30am - 5pm Monday to Friday

Postal Address:
PO Box 29
Gladstone Qld 4680