Programs and Opportunities for Residents
Click on the links below to find out more about these great opportunities listed below.
The Ribbons of Green program was developed to encourage the use of indigenous plants and to help offset carbon emissions caused by council’s fleet. We provide free plants each year to private landowners, schools and community groups looking to create bush habitats.
- Melbourne Water
- Melbourne Water Stream Frontage Management Program
If you own land that fronts onto a river or creek, you may be eligible for funding contributions from Melbourne Water to help you manage the land. Stream frontage management contributions are for work that protects or enhances riverbanks, such as weed control, fencing and planting native vegetation
- Trust for Nature
- Native Vegetation Offsets
Trust for Nature’s offset program offers landowners funding to support the management of their land for environmental purposes.