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Trees of Hobsons Bay

Council undertakes a range of services for our trees, including maintenance, street & reserve tree planting.

Benefits of street trees

The range of benefits of street trees can be grouped into social, communal, environmental and economic categories.

2017 planting season

We're planting trees between May and September - and you might be able to help with some citizen gardening.

Urban forest (pt.1) - street trees

What makes a good street tree? And what species are we planting in Hobsons Bay?

Urban forest (pt.2) - park trees

What makes a good tree for our parks? And what species are we planting in Hobsons Bay?

Urban forest (pt.3) - versatile natives

The following native trees are versatile enough to work well as both a street tree and a park tree.

Urban forest (pt.4) - versatile non-natives

The following non-native trees are versatile enough to work well as both a street tree and a park tree.

#favouritetrees - share your story

Do you have a favourite tree in Hobsons Bay? We're using the #favouritetrees hashtag to find out

#favouritetrees - read the stories

We've received some great entries for #favouritetrees - you can read the stories and see the photos here.