Volunteers from the Friends of the Park, the Miniature Train Society and Masterton South Rotary got stuck in during a working bee at Queen Elizabeth Park on Saturday, planting hundreds of trees, shrubs and grasses as part of the island clean-up project. Photographer Chris Kilford dropped by.

Brian Abraham gets stuck in.

Brian Abraham gets stuck in.

Marilyn Hunt and project designer Rachel Callaghan go over the plans.

Marilyn Hunt and project designer Rachel Callaghan go over the plans.

Plenty of planting lies ahead for these volunteers.

Plenty of planting lies ahead for these volunteers.

Paul Foster arrives with two Cornus trees.

Paul Foster arrives with two Cornus trees.