Illawarra Grevillea Park

Everyone has a story. Listen to the memories of local residents as they recount their experiences as volunteers at Illawarra Grevillea Park.

Click on the volunteers’ names or photos for more information and to listen to their stories.

Tracee Lea Icon PortraitTracee Lea

Tracee talks about her experiences as a volunteers at Illawarra Grevillea Park.

Listen to Tracee’s story here.


Grevillea Park Chapel Profile PortraitHess Saunders

Hess has lived a long life as an educator and has always been passionate about Australian plants. Now he is involved in the Illawarra Grevillea Park.

Listen to Hess’s story here.


Mark Ziebell Portrait IconMark Ziebell

Mark talks about the process of obtaining seeds to grow plants at the Illawarra Grevillea Park, as well as current and upcoming projects.

Listen to Mark’s story here.


John Elton Profile IconJohn Elton

John discusses grafting and caring for plants, funding of the Illawarra Grevillea Park, and its future projects and challenges.

Listen to John’s story here.