$500 grants offered
NORTH Burnett Regional Council has set aside $7000 for a Planet Ark National Tree Day program at the end of July.
Community groups, clubs and schools will be able to apply for $500 grants for planting trees, making a native or edible garden, establishing a nursery or another similar project.
Twelve winners, two from each town, will be selected.
Schools Tree Day is on July 25 and National Tree Day is on July 27.
Anyone interested in applying fo rthe grants is encouraged to start thinking of creative ideas.