Tree Giveaway

Have you built a new home during the 2021/2022 financial year? Did you know you can get up to six free plants for your property from Council as part of our annual Tree Giveaway?

We have a range of plants available from ground covers like Star Jasmine through to shrubs like Coastal Rosemary, Bottlebrush and Gardenia. 

Submit an online application or visit Council’s Customer Relations Centre on Vincent Street, Cessnock to apply. 

Applications open on Monday 22 August 2022 and close Friday 9 September 2022. The tree collection date is Saturday 24 September 2022

If you have any questions, please contact Council Customer Relations on 4993 4100. 

Eligibility criteria

  1. The property must be located within the Cessnock Local Government Area.
  2. Giveaway only available to people who have built a new property that has been approved by Council within the last financial year.
  3. Applicants can only apply for the program once. If you have received trees and/or shrubs previously at the abovementioned property you are not eligible to re-apply.