Native Plant Subsidy

About the Native Plant Subsidy Scheme

The City of Cockburn offers residents the opportunity to purchase up to 20 native plants at a subsidised price (50% discount) from 2– 31 May 2022 or until stocks run out. 

Native plants provide natural food sources and shelter for native animals, are water wise and can help cool your home naturally.

Residents are not required to register at this time however registrations may be introduced depending on Covid restrictions. Please regularly check this page in April/May for updated information.

To redeem this offer:

  • Take proof of your Cockburn address to APACE Nursery from Monday 2 May
  • You can then choose up to 20 local native plants per household at a subsidised price of $1.75/tubestock
  • Plant choice is dependent on availability
  • Stock is limited, so get in quick before they run out.

APACE Nursery
1 Johannah Street, North Fremantle
[email protected]
Opening times for May 2022:
Mon-Fri: 8am–3pm
Saturday: May 7, 14, 21: 8am – 12pm

19 May 2022
Please note: APACE no longer has stock avaliable. 

Schools Native Plant Scheme

The City of Cockburn offers primary and secondary schools the opportunity to receive 40 FREE local native plants for their school gardens during the month of May.

Schools are required to register by 4pm Friday 8 April or until the allocation is exhausted. Schools must demonstrate that they operate within Cockburn and have appropriate use for the plants as stocks are limited and plant choice is restricted.

To register your school contact the City of Cockburn Environmental Officer on 08 9411 3444 or email [email protected]. Schools must provide APACE Nursery with a letter of authorisation from the City for the plants to be released.

More information and contact

Please contact the Sustainability and Environment team for more information on 08 9411 3444 or at [email protected]
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9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

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.