2002 Eco Schools grants

2002 Eco Schools grants
(all grants are $1500 each)
OrganisationProject title
All Saints Greek Grammar School, Belmore SouthGreenhouse/composting/Clempton Park and weather watch activities
Alstonville High SchoolRainforest corridor from front of school to McGuires Creek
Ballina High School

Year 7 to 10 coastal management

Ballina Public SchoolRegeneration sensitive rainforest garden

Barker College, Hornsby

Learning to regenerate bushland at the Grange, Mount Victoria

Bega High School

Solid waste audit

Berridale Public School

Discovering the Monaro at Berridale School

Black Hill Public School

Black Hill Public School Aussie bushtucker garden

Bowral Public School

Bowral Public School eco-learning environment and quiet area

Bundarra Central School

Gwydir River project scheme

Burnside Public School

Creekscape – an outdoor environmental study and research area

Byabarra Public School

Outdoor learning area and native garden

Byron Community Primary School

Establishment of frog breeding site learning resource management plan

Camden Haven High School

Wetlands regeneration project

Camden High School

Camden High School riparian zone

Casino Public School

Outdoor learning area and native food garden

Cessnock Christian School
(formerly Hunter Vineyards Christian College)

Regeneration and creation of a native Australian garden

Chatswood Public School

Worm farm

Cherrybrook Technology High SchoolRestoration of Blue Gum High Forest and Sydney Turpentines
Coleambally Central SchoolPlayground erosion control and stabilisation project

Collector Public School

Bring back the birdsong, bees, butterflies and bluetongues
Colyton Public SchoolNative bush tucker garden

Crescent Head Public School

Establishment of organic garden, compost heap and worm farm

Crestwood High SchoolCrestwood Wetland
Darlinghurst Public SchoolEstablish native garden and a garden waste recycling area
Dubbo School of Distance EducationHostel haven - creating a multi-purpose garden environment project
Eastlakes Public SchoolImprovement of school grounds for environmental education
Emmaville Central SchoolEnvironment observation classroom and native planting
Engadine High SchoolNative vegetation regeneration and landscaping project

Epping Heights Public School

Closed cycle organic recycling system

Garden Suburb Public SchoolGrowing our own food: establishment of an organic garden

Gib Gate Primary School

Healing the dam

Green Hill Public School

Fruit/vegetable gardens and recycling program
Gymea Technology High SchoolEstablishment of Indigenous garden area and learning space
Hanwood Public SchoolHanwood Library environmental study garden
Harbord Public SchoolHarbord Public School stormwater/rainwater recycling project
Highlands School, Mittagong

Eco life school

Holy Family Primary School, MerewetherDevelop a windbreak garden using local littoral rainforest species
Homebush West Public SchoolOur grounds – the outdoor environmental classroom
Illabo Public School

Bore water to Illabo Public School

Jervis Bay Christian Community School

Endangered species program

Jindera Public School

Photo gallery of locally native indigenous fauna and flora

John Paul College Coffs Harbour

Restoration of native habitat, construction of outdoor learning space

Kangaroo Valley Public School

Kookaburra Creek bush rehabilitation and education area

Kemblawarra Public School

A native shade area beside the outside basketball court

Kitchener Public School

Reforestation of endemic species

Krambach Public School

Krambach environmental resource and training area

Kyeemagh Public School

Installation of a water harvesting tank

Lilli Pilli Public School

Learning about biodiversity

Lord Howe Island Central School

Create a learning environment and revitalise a neglected wooded area

Marayong Heights Public School

Sandra Gundy bush tucker garden

Matraville Public School

Establishment of native garden

Mullion Creek Public School

Learnscape garden incorporating sensory and bush tucker plants

Mullumbimby Steiner School, Shearwater

Riparian rainforest regeneration

Newington Public School

Soil enrichment for student gardens establishment at our new school

Nowra High School

Ecologically sustainable school model – redevelop barren land

Numeralla Public School

Aboriginal sensory awareness garden

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic School, Forestville

Kallioola rescue

Parry School

Linking special students with the natural environment

Penrith High School

Cumberland Plains Woodland regeneration

Rookhurst Public School

Craven Creek rainforest/creekbank regeneration project

Rooty Hill High School

Bush tucker gardens

Rosebank Public School

Environmental investigation – environmental education

Soldiers Point Public School

Operation Across the Road (the OAR project)

Springwood Public School

'Magdala' environmental activity area

St Columba's High School, Springwood

Pultenea villifera preservation

St Columban's Primary School, Mayfield

Multicultural gardens and learning space

St Jerome's Primary School, Punchbowl

Mary MacKillop/Aboriginal memorial garden

St John Bosco College, Engadine

Indigenous local area native forest and bird corridor

St John's Park Public School

Potatoes, tomatoes, beans and peas. Look at our patch, come and see

St Joseph the Worker School, Auburn South

To create an Australian native garden in the grounds of our school

St Joseph's Primary School, Narrabeen

Regenerate coastal vegetation and attract native birds

Sutherland North Public School

Our Aboriginal heritage: the useful garden

Telarah Public School

Restoration project at Telarah Lagoon

Thalgarrah Environmental Education Centre

Converting the dam into an integrated wetland study area

Tottenham Central School

Outdoor learning area

Tuggerah Lakes Secondary College, Tumbi Umbi Campus

Detention basin education site

Wee Jasper Public School

Wee Jasper Public School conservation station

Wellington High School 

Wellington High School fieldwork centre 

Woodburn Public School

Reclamation of unused wet area in playground for a learnscape environment

TOTAL 80 grants @ $1500 = $120,000

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