EVENTS | Treecreative at Australian National Botanic Gardens

As part of CBR Tree Week we held another Treecreative walkshop on Saturday 8 May 2021 at the Australian National Botanic Gardens (ANBG). With a small group participants joining us for a morning of connecting to place, guided meditation and creative play, we explored the gardens looking for endangered trees. The walk was an interactiveContinue reading “EVENTS | Treecreative at Australian National Botanic Gardens”

EVENTS | Treecreative at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor

We ran our first public walkshop under the banner of Treecreative on Saturday 1 May 2021 at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor. The walkshop was booked out with 15 wonderful participants joining us for a morning of connecting to place, guided meditation and creative play. Our journey took us up the hill, past an eagles nest andContinue reading “EVENTS | Treecreative at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor”

Meeting of the Waters: Locative Media Oceania

18 September – 4 October 2021 Launched on World Water Day 22 March, this 2.5 week virtual program is a collaboration between Treecreate and Supercluster, hosted by the University of Canberra’s Centre for Applied Water Science. The Meeting of the Waters: Locative Media Oceania program is designed as a creative response to the themes of water, connection and climate changeContinue reading “Meeting of the Waters: Locative Media Oceania”

EVENTS | Pilot walk at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor

Today we had a small group gathered for the first “Treecreative” walk at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor for a pilot walk. It was a lovely Autumn day and after a week of heavy rain, we were lucky to have some good weather for our walk. This is a project which has been in the planning forContinue reading “EVENTS | Pilot walk at Ginninderry Conservation Corridor”

EVENTS | Walking meditation at Urambi | First Friday Walks

Last Friday afternoon, our founder Tracey led a guided mediation walk along Tuggeranong Creek at Urambi. The group was encouraged to walk in silence after a grounding exercise and led to a creek crossing shaded by Casuarinas. Once everyone arrived, they were invited to spend some time in creative contemplation. Here is some documentation. ListeningContinue reading “EVENTS | Walking meditation at Urambi | First Friday Walks”

EVENTS | Treemeditate walk Urambi Hills

Here is the latest event for Treecreate – a guided mediation walk led by our founder Tracey. Listening to the land: CBR First Friday Walks Please join Urambi Hills artist in residence Tracey M Benson for an afternoon walk on Friday, 5 March. In this walk, the theme is deep listening and connecting to place.Continue reading “EVENTS | Treemeditate walk Urambi Hills”

EVENTS | Urambi Hills Artist-in-residence

Over the next twelve months our founder Tracey will be an artist-in-residence at Urambi Hills, invited by Urambi Hills Parkcare Group and Southern ACT Catchment Group. Each month, Tracey will be leading a walk at Urambi as a means for local residents to connect and learn more about this beautiful place. Already there has been aContinue reading “EVENTS | Urambi Hills Artist-in-residence”

EVENTS | Urban Tree Festival wins

Fantastic news – Urban Tree Festival 2020 wins the Lockdown London Tree Champions award! Congratulations to all the organisers and volunteers ♡ We are very pleased to have played a part in the festival with our founder Tracey giving a report about Canberra’s urban forests as well as presenting a virtual walking tree meditation. HereContinue reading “EVENTS | Urban Tree Festival wins”

WELLBEING | Finding Endangered Species

Yesterday the team went to their favourite local playground, the Ginninderry Conversation Corridor (GCC) to help the conservation officers monitor the rare Pink-tailed Legless Lizard. This little critter is also known as the Pink-tailed Worm Lizard or affectionately “Pinky” because they look like an earthworm and have a pinkish tail. The Pink-tailed Legless Lizard isContinue reading “WELLBEING | Finding Endangered Species”

WELLBEING | Black Mountain Reserve

Following on from last weekends walk around Nara Peace Park, this weekend the team decided it was time to check in to Black Mountain for tree time. Despite very chilly weather and a wind chill below zero, Tracey and Marty rugged up to have a look around Black Mountain reserve, spotting some beautiful flowers alongContinue reading “WELLBEING | Black Mountain Reserve”