Waterwise Verge Retrofit

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Sunday, 26 June 2022

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About the event

Join Chris Ferreira for a practical demonstration of Waterwise Verge landscaping and design principles.

This will involve the sprucing up the Pear Tree Café verge through re-mulching, some planting, effective weed control, installation of Waterwise path.
Then Chris will detail the Principles of Waterwise Verge Design and the City’s verge guidelines with a blank canvas verge, highlighting design, effective weed control and examples of suitable plants.

The Water Corporation supports the City’s Waterwise Verge Rebate Program will be explored. You will walk away with a free waterwise verge plant to kick start your verge improvement!

Event location

Kerry Street Pear Tree and Woodfire Pizzeria

1 Kerry Street
Hamilton Hill, WA 6163

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More information and contact

Contact Title Sustainability and Climate Change

Email [email protected]

Phone 08 9411 3601

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
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City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.