CENTRAL COAST – Long Jetty Muster
Posted on 17th July 2023
- 210 Tuggerah Parade, Long Jetty NSW
- Wed, Aug 30, 2023
08:30 - 15:30
The Muster is a one-day planting and bush regeneration, to build resilience that will protect the local community against potential disaster associated with floods.
What to Expect:
As a volunteer, working with supervisors, you’ll be helping this community build resilience by
- Weeding and exotic species removal
- Planting saltmarsh species
- Redistributing wrack bunding from the water’s edge to place around plants as mulch.
Site Type: Beach Reserve
We look forward to seeing you – there’s lots to be done!
The Capacity of this muster is 20pax.
Places are limited, register now.
What you need:
On the day, you will need to wear:
- Closed in footwear (sturdy boots / shoes, with long socks / sports socks)
- Sturdy long pants (no tights or active wear)
- Long-sleeved shirt
In case the weather changes, please bring:
- Rain jacket
- Broad-brimmed hat
- Sun protection
Bring your own lunch, snacks, and water for the day together with lots of enthusiasm!
Frequently asked questions + answers:
Q. Is there an age limit?
A. Yes. Minimum Age:18+
Q. Will the muster get cancelled in bad weather?
A. No. Always pack suitable wet weather gear as the muster won’t be cancelled unless there is a severe weather warning or unforeseen circumstances. In the event that the muster gets cancelled, you will be notified by email.
Q. What risk is the muster tackling?
A. Flood Resilience
Q. Why do you want me to sign up – can’t I just get out there and do it?
A. No. Safety is important to us. Registering means you’re covered by public liability and volunteer insurance – and can be counted as a participant. We want to be able to celebrate how many of the Corps are working towards building resilience and preparedness in communities, each year.
Q. Do I need part of a big corporate group in order to get involved?
A. Not at all! You can sign up as an individual or with a team/friends.
Q. Is there a cost involved?
A. No. Volunteering at Corps’ musters is free.