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”

EVENTS | First Friday Walk at Umbagong

Today was a gorgeous Autumn day in the Capital and perfect weather for our April First Friday Walk. We were joined by local sound artist Lea Collins and shared the morning exploring Umbagong District walk and recordings some of the sights and sounds. Many stories were shared and lots of laughs. We love this storyContinue reading “EVENTS | First Friday Walk at Umbagong”

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”

Arboretum Collective | Locative Media Summer School

Over the past two weeks, our founder Tracey has been participating in the Locative Media Summer School hosted by King’s College London in collaboration with Supercluster. It was a very inspiring time where the participants worked in teams to create a locative media work using the open source CGeoMap tool. Her team, the Orange TeamContinue reading “Arboretum Collective | Locative Media Summer School”

Urban Tree Festival – guided meditation

Last week, our founder Tracey Benson presented a virtual tree walk of a local walk around Ginninderry Creek in West Belconnen. Here is a copy of her presentation with the audio of the guided meditation. As part of our future offerings to our Treecreate community, we will be developing a series of audio guided meditationsContinue reading “Urban Tree Festival – guided meditation”