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Posted 3 years ago

Local native plants encouraged. See the website for guidelines and application form.

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

You do not need permission for low growing water-wise verge gardens. An application form is available for alternative gardens. See the City's Street Verge Landscape...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

The City allows residents to plant or install lawn, plants and/or organic mulch on the verge without prior approval. See their website for guidelines and...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

See the council website for policy and Verge Garden Tips booklet. Low growing local natives are recommended. The City’s Bushcare officers can provide advice on...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

Permits required. See the website for guidelines and application form.

 Councils and Policies /  South Australia

Posted 3 years ago

"The City encourages the planting out the verge with ground cover, grass, small shrubs or an edible garden. Where the verge is adjacent to a...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

"The City encourages residents to take pride in their street verges to enhance the visual and economic value of their properties and the streetscape as...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

Information on website is sparse. Council policy updated in February 2021 is at https://www.campbelltown.sa.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0022/236524/Road-Verge-Development-and-Maintenance-Policy-effective-23-February-2021.pdf

 Councils and Policies /  South Australia

Posted 3 years ago

The City of Subiaco encourages residents to establish and maintain the verge adjacent to their property. The city encourages landscaping that uses low water use...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

"The City encourages residents to grow water-wise, native, or edible gardens on their verges. Converting verge lawns to water wise gardens is estimated to save around...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

Council has a new Street Garden policy which allows residents to have a garden in the nature strip out the front of their home. The...

 Councils and Policies /  New South Wales

Posted 3 years ago

"The City of Mandurah encourages soft landscaping treatments and supports the Water Corporation’s initiative of Waterwise verges." See https://www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/live/trees-and-verges/street%20trees%20and%20verges and follow the links for detailed...

 Councils and Policies /  Western Australia

Posted 3 years ago

There are the usual concerns about safety and visibility but this is the only council I have seen with a requirement like this: "...need to...

 Councils and Policies /  Queensland

Posted 3 years ago

"Nature strips are to be grassed between the property boundary and the kerb. Compacted granitic sand can be used in non-heritage overlay areas. If you'd...

 Councils and Policies /  Victoria

Posted 3 years ago

Bendigo have quite a restrictive policy and discourage verge gardens claiming that they are much more work and much more expensive than grass. They do...

 Councils and Policies /  Victoria

Posted 3 years ago

"Well maintained nature strips add value to adjoining private properties and contribute neighbourhood character.  Landscaping in nature strips should also enhance and reinforce neighbourhood character."...

 Councils and Policies /  Victoria

Posted 3 years ago

"Verges, also known as nature strips, are important areas of public land that have the potential to provide ecosystem services and help create more liveable...

 Councils and Policies /  New South Wales

Posted 3 years ago

Planting guidelines are similar to other councils - street trees are done by the council, residents can only plant low growing plants. Their guidelines are...

 Councils and Policies /  Canberra

Posted 3 years ago

"Permaculture in the heart of Brisbane" Our purpose is to be an inspirational working model of a community-based urban permaculture farm which promotes and educates...

 Community Nurseries /  Queensland

Posted 3 years ago

Kumbartcho is operated by Volunteers in partnership with Moreton Bay Regional Council and is located at Eatons Hill,  just on Brisbane's Northern border. On site, there is...

 Community Nurseries, Professional Services /  Queensland

Posted 3 years ago

Growing the wild plants of South East Queensland Community nursery providing tubestock. W: ppnn.org.au F: @PatenParkNativeNursery

 Community Nurseries /  Queensland

Posted 3 years ago

202020Vision has been renamed as Greener Spaces Better Places See their guides (listed below) based on research into community attitudes at https://www.greenerspacesbetterplaces.com.au/guides/ COMMUNITY ATTITUDES GUIDE:...

 Professional Services, Research /  Victoria

Posted 3 years ago

Gardening A Difference offers a wide range of quality gardening services. Gardening A Difference offers supportive employment for individuals on the autism spectrum and those...

 Gardening Services /  Queensland

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