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Come for an eco-holiday on this popular island and help to preserve this iconic spot by assisting in various activities, including fencing, planting, dune rehabilitation, green stock maintenance and seawall painting. These activities encourage the ongoing upkeep of this heritage effort, increase the success rate of previously planted coastal vegetation, enhance the biodiversity of flora species, prevent erosion and assist with the overall ecological health of the island ecosystem.
Rottnest Island is an A-Class Reserve located 18km off the coast of Fremantle & Perth. It contains remnant vegetation, has Marine Sanctuary zones and boasts many historical sites. Rottnest is also a popular holiday spot and is well known for its local inhabitants, the native Quokkas.
Three seperate weeks of volunteering will be occurring on Rottnest:
Monday 11th – Friday 15thJune, 2012
Monday 18th – Friday 22ndJune, 201
Monday 25th – Friday 29thJune, 2012
Volunteers will travel from Fremantle on Monday to return on Friday afternoon and will be staying in dorm style accommodation. Prices start from $120 for Australian concession card holders to $208 full fare. This cost includes, travel to and from Fremantle, food, accommodation and travel around the island.
Places are limited so please contact our Perth office on 08 9335 2777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to book on.
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