Green Army

The Green Army is a hands-on, practical, grassroots environmental action programme that supports local environment and heritage conservation projects across Australia.

 Prime Minister’s Office

The Green Army is open for business

On 2 August 2014, the Prime Minister, and Environment Minister formally launched the Green Army Programme at Carss Bush Park in Sydney. See the launch video on our YouTube channel.

How do I get involved?

Participants

Environmental volunteers, Ulladulla.

To get involved in the Green Army as a participant read the participant fact sheet for more information on what’s involved, and contact a Service Provider operating in your state or territory.

Projects

Newly planted seedlings at an organic community farm in Dapto

Projects may be carried out across urban, regional and remote Australia on public land, Indigenous-held lands, or private land where there is a clear community and environmental and heritage benefit.

Service Providers

Environmental workers, Maribyrnong Valley

Service Providers are responsible for recruiting participants, managing work health and safety, providing training, paying allowances, overseeing project management and ensuring participants develop valuable skills that will help their transition into the workforce.

Further information

Enquiries

Call the Green Army hotline on 1800 780 730
Email GreenArmy@environment.gov.au

Subscribe

You can subscribe to the Green Army mailing list by emailing GreenArmy@environment.gov.au to keep up-to-date with the latest information.