Canberra Tree Week 2019

You are invited to join the celebrations for Canberra Tree Week 2019. Calendar of Events Tree Week Symposium Our city is full of beautiful, unique and exceptional trees and forests that provide many benefits to the community and it is time we recognise them for it.

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Trees, Concrete & Culture

This free mini- symposium brings together artists, planners, scientists, horticulturalists, arborists, lawyers and policy makers to discuss trees in our landscape from multiple perspectives. Part of the ‘A Tree’s Worth’ exhibition

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A Tree’s Worth. Art & Science collaborations

This art- science exhibition raises complex ideas around earth rights, nature’s agency & trees within our landscape. Language frames the way in which we see the world. Recently, the term ‘ecosystem services’ has become a way to describe the important role nature plays in ‘supporting’ humans. Often criticized for language that commodifies nature, giving it…

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QTRA Training – Down Under in Australia & New Zealand 2018

Tree safety management is about limiting the risk of harm from tree failure while maintaining the benefits conferred by trees.  Although it may seem counter-intuitive, the condition of trees should not necessarily be the first consideration.  Instead, tree managers should first take account of the usage of the land on and around which the trees…

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Internal Tree Structure Visualisation Workshop – With Frank Rinn

Learn how biomechanics and easy-to-use technologies can be applied to non-destructively assess tree structure, improving confidence in your management of tree stability risks.   Frank Rinn, founder and owner of RINNTECH, is an award-winning and internationally renowned physicist who invented the RESISTOGRAPH® and ARBOTOM ® . Frank has also developed equipment for dendrochronology, and tree…

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Sustainable Urban Forest Management – Symposium Series

Healthy trees, healthy people – Greening our cities for a sustainable future The upcoming Sustainable Urban Forest Management Symposium Series is a unique, exciting and innovative fusion of entertainment and environmental education on some of Perth’s high profile open spaces, bringing nature back to cities on three days in July, August and October this year. Watch a pop up…

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The Green Light Tour – Sydney

202020 Vision Green Light Tour – a cracker series of urban forest management events so far, judging by the Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth experience. Queensland is coming up later in June – but the Sydney event is barely two weeks away – don’t miss out! In partnership with the Office of Environment and Heritage, the…

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The Green Light Tour – Queensland Event

202020 Vision Green Light Tour – a cracker series of urban forest management events so far, judging by the Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth experience. Queensland is coming up – don’t miss out! In partnership with the Clean Air and Urban Landscapes (CAUL) Hub and with the support of the Office of the Queensland Government Architect…

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The Green Light Tour – Perth Event

202020 Vision Green Light Tour – a cracker series of urban forest management events so far, judging by the Melbourne and Adelaide experience. Perth is coming up – don’t miss out! In partnership with the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council, the Clean Air and Urban Landscapes Hub and with the support of the Department of Planning,…

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Canberra Tree Week 2018

Canberra city is full of beautiful, unique and exceptional trees & forests that provide many benefits to the community. This annual celebration is a great opportunity to recognise and acknowledge these fantastic trees in the urban landscape. You are encouraged  to appreciate, admire and enjoy Canberra’s beautiful trees.  Activities include guided walks, a symposium, hug…

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