Groups updates

Project Update, 3 Sep 2019,

Landcare Voices: 16th Interview Available!

Bob Carraill gives a wonderful account of his growing up on farms in the Adelaide Hills, his formal agricultural studies,...

Project Update, 3 Sep 2019,

Landcare Voices: 15th Interview Available!

Alex Arbuthnot AM, born in Warragul has been a strong voice from Gippsland over a long career as a dairy...

Project Update, 3 Sep 2019,

Landcare Voices: 3rd Interview Available!

Pam Robinson OAM talks about early engagement with Landcare, including as a founding member of Warrenbayne Boho Land Protection Group...

Project Update, 3 Sep 2019,

Landcare Voices: 12th Interview Available!

From young forester, to facilitator for Potter Farmland Plan, Andrew Campbell became the first National Landcare Coordinator and later...

Project Update, 3 Sep 2019,

Landcare Voices: 13th Interview Available!

Allan Murray, Indigenous educator, takes us through from his early days as a ‘young fella’ who was born in Mooroopna,...

News, 23 Jul 2019,

Victorian Volcanic Plains Stewardship Program - Round 4

Glenelg Hopkins CMA will be proceeding with the fourth round of the Victorian Volcanic Plains (VVP) Stewardship Program.

News, 17 Jul 2019,

NRM Conference Grant

Glenelg Hopkins CMA is offering a grant to attend the NRM Conference in Wodonga!.

News, 26 Jun 2019,

Soils4Farms 2019/20 - Women on Farms

The CMA, in partnership with Southern Farming Systems, are giving women an opportunity to fill knowledge gaps by getting access...

News, 26 Jun 2019,

Sustainable Agriculture Community Grants

Opportunities for grants of up to $5,500 (GST Inc) to for groups to undertake activities that promote learning and adoption...

News, 25 Jun 2019,

Soils4Farms 2019/20 - Community Workshops

Would you like to learn more about managing for better soils and improved production?.

News, 24 Jun 2019,

Pest Animal and Weed Survey

The Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences are conducting a national survey on pest animal and weed...

News, 24 Jun 2019,

2019 State and Territory Landcare Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2019 State and Territory Landcare Awards!.

News, 12 Jun 2019,

LVI Annual General Meeting - 2019

Over 90 delegates, members and guests attended the 2019 LVI AGM to hear Lucinda Corrigan, Chair of Farmers for Climate...

News, 22 May 2019,

2019/2020 Victorian Gorse Taskforce Community Grants

Do you have gorse on your property? Do your bit and start your gorse control.

News, 22 May 2019,

Glenelg Hopkins CMA Victorian Landcare Grants 2019

The Victorian Government is providing funding to support community-based natural resource management (NRM) groups and networks undertaking on-ground works, education...

News, 22 May 2019,

Jenny O’Sullivan

Read the biography of Jenny O'Sullivan from Malabar Farm, Chair of Tasmanian and Gippsland SALRC committee.

News, 17 May 2019,

Landcare remembers Bob Hawke

Vale The Hon.Bob Hawke AC When the earth is spoiled, humanity and all living things are diminished.

News, 6 May 2019,

The Ripple Effect

See what you can do to help our farmers' mental health, an on-going issue in our society.

News, 2 May 2019,

Vegetation Lists for Yinnar and District: we have them - contact us

We can send lists on request, but our links to this information are no longer able to be hosted here.

News, 23 Apr 2019,

LVI NEWS APRIL 2019

LVI AGM & Elections (nominations close 28 Apr) + Deer management + Leadership Development + Fruit Fly Grants +...

News, 18 Apr 2019,

LVI Forum in the Grampians in March

Over 90 people attended the three day Forum in the Grampians.

News, 22 Feb 2019,

FTLA NEWS - October 2016

NEW LANDCARE GATEWAY + NATIONAL LANDCARE PROGRAMME SURVEY + 30Years Of LANDCARE EVENTS + FRRR GRANTS etc.

Project Update, 6 Feb 2019,

Landcare Voices: 11th Interview Available!

Nan Oates, a scholar and writer takes us on a journey from the 1970's through the various positions she held...

News, 11 Jan 2019,

LVI NEWS DECEMBER 2018

MERRY CHRISTMAS from LVI + Smart Farms Advice + Landcare Employment Helpline + Grants and more.

News, 19 Dec 2018,

Soils4Farms 2018/19 Prospectus

The 2018/19 Soil4Farms Prospectus is now available.

News, 14 Dec 2018,

New ATO Fire Prep tax claiming fact sheet

Basalt to Bay recently partnered with the ATO and the CFA, to create a new fact sheet for primary producers.

News, 20 Nov 2018,

Sustainable Agriculture Project – Opportunities for Landcare Community Workshops

What do I do? How do I do it? Who can I ask? What will it cost? Southern Farming Systems (SFS)...

News, 20 Nov 2018,

Soil Benchmarking Project

Farmers are invited to participate in the Glenelg Hopkins Soil Benchmarking Project.

News, 15 Nov 2018,

Advice for LVI Member Groups re NLP Smart Farms Small Grants - Closing 11 Jan

All Landcare Groups that are operating solely under LVI incorporation will need LVI or another incorporated GST registered entity, such...

News, 14 Nov 2018,

Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants - close 23 November 2018

As part of its commitment to a greener future, Woolworths in partnership with Landcare Australia, is giving your primary school...

Project Update, 7 Nov 2018,

Landcare Voices Video

As seen at the 2018 National Landcare Conference, the Landcare Voices video showcases Landcare in Victoria since 1982.

News, 11 Oct 2018,

RaPPMap Groundcover Monitoring Tool & Fact Sheet

The RaPPMap tool has been developed to help NRM service providers and the Australian government to understand and report on...

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices: 10th Interview Available!

Sue and John Marriot provide an exciting insight into the early days and success of the Potter Farmland Plan, in...

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices: 9th Interview Available!

Doug Richens and Ed Adamson were both involved in the early days of the Farm Tree movement.

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices: 8th Interview Available!

Horrie Poussard, who was involved in the design of the Landcare program at the Department of Conservation, Forestry and Lands,...

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices: 7th Interview Available!

Landcare stalwart Rob Youl talks about his thirty years in Landcare.

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices: 6th Interview Available!

Bob Edgar, worked first for Soil Conservation Authority and then community liaison for the Department of Conservation, Forestry and Lands.

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Oral History: Second interview available

Peter Davies talks about his experience as FTLA Exec Officer from 1987 to 1990.

Project Update, 9 Oct 2018,

Landcare Voices - first interview available

Susan Campbell and Ed Adamson talk about their involvement in the early stages of Landcare and the Farm Tree movement.

News, 21 Sep 2018,

Buloke and Northern Grampians Landcare Network Plant Outs for 2018

During 2018, nearly 4000 trees and shrubs were planted as part of three successful community plantouts run by the Buloke...

News, 10 Sep 2018,

ATO Fact Sheet for Primary Producers - Landcare, riparian and similar expenses

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has produced a fact sheet "Landcare, riparian and similar expenses for primary producers" which focuses...

News, 10 Sep 2018,

Tier 1 On-farm Energy Grants now open for applications

Agriculture Victoria has recently rolled out on-farm energy Tier 1 grants as part of the Victorian Government's $30 million Agriculture...

News, 19 Jul 2018,

2018/19 Victorian Landcare Grants recipients announced

Today the Minister for Environment Lily D'Ambrosio announced the recipients of the 2018/19 Victorian Landcare Grants.

News, 25 Jun 2018,

Walker Swamp Restoration Reserve Funding Campaign

Lets restore the Wannon River floodplain!.

News, 24 May 2018,

Victorian Landcare Grants 2018-19

Glenelg Hopkins CMA is calling for applications for the Victorian Landcare Grants Program.

News, 24 May 2018,

Milk Tree Guards to Give Away!

We have 400,000 milk carton tree guards to give away.They're flat-packed in boxes of 500.

News, 23 May 2018,

Provide your Farming Insights

Monash University and the NSW Department of Primary Industries are looking to gain insights into farmers' challenges and priorities when...

News, 23 May 2018,

The Victorian Gorse Taskforce Community Grants Program 2018-2019

The Victorian Gorse Taskforce is calling for grant applications for their 2018/2019 Community Grants Program.

News, 22 May 2018,

Targeted Review to Find Ways to Better Support Farmers Under National Environment Law

The Australian Government has announced a targeted independent review to reduce red-tape and find practical ways to help farmers meet...

News, 19 Apr 2018,

Young Farmers Advisory Council - EOIs now open!

Highly motivated, skilled and dynamic young people in agriculture are currently being sought to join the council.

News, 19 Apr 2018,

UK farmers to be given first ever targets on soil health

New bill will be first step by ministers to protect and restore soil as fears grow over a future soil...

News, 19 Apr 2018,

National Centre for Farmer Health - April 2018 eNews

Find out all the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health!.

News, 21 Mar 2018,

Have your say on soil

Soil and how soil promotes plant growth is complex.

News, 20 Mar 2018,

2018 Community and Volunteer Action Grants - applications close Tuesday, 3 April 2018

Grants between $5,000 and $50,000 will be provided to successful applicants to support communities in efforts to conserve their local...

News, 19 Mar 2018,

Young Farmers Scholarship Program - closes 24 April

Young farmers in Victoria can access scholarships of up to $10,000 to help boost skills and implement new on-farm initiatives.

News, 14 Feb 2018,

NatureKit tutorial videos

The first batch of NatureKit tutorial videos are now on YouTube and are accessible from the "Help & About" toolbar...

News, 14 Feb 2018,

Greater Grants Program - Round 2 NOW OPEN!

Does your community group have a project that needs a little extra support to help get it off the ground? The...

News, 14 Feb 2018,

Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) Community Survey

RMCG and the Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) are running a community survey to gain an understanding of the types of...

News, 14 Feb 2018,

Landcare Victoria Inc. (LVI) Member Survey - help us plan for the future!

After a complex merger process, the new Landcare Victoria Inc.is now ready to build for the future.

News, 17 Jan 2018,

LVI NEWS DECEMBER 2017

MERRY CHRISTMAS from LVI + grants + Be Biodiversity Ready + Landcare Video Storytellers + Summer By The Sea...

News, 20 Dec 2017,

Summer by the Sea

Each year during the January school holidays, Coastcare Victoria coordinates the delivery of hundreds of ‘Summer by the Sea’ activities...

News, 5 Dec 2017,

6,000+ tube stock plant out. Secondary Students dig in.

71 students and staff from both St Arnaud Secondary College and Donald High School planted over 6,000 indigenous trees, shrubs...

News, 26 Oct 2017,

Hot off the press....check out the latest Corangamite Landcare News

All the current news and events in the Corangamite Landcare world.

News, 4 Oct 2017,

LVI NEWS SEPTEMBER 2017

LVI News: Child Safety Guidance + Stuart Mill Forum + Community Skills Development Grants + More ….

News, 22 Aug 2017,

Mitchell Shire Council Community Environment Survey

Complete the Mitchell Shire Council Community Environment Survey Participants can go into the draw to win one of two $100...

News, 21 Jul 2017,

Glenelg Hopkins CMA Victorian Landcare Grants 2017/18

Glenelg Hopkins CMA is calling for applications for the Victorian Landcare Grants Program.

News, 20 Jul 2017,

Young Farmers Scholarship Program

The scholarship program is designed to be flexible and to fit with the demands and ambitions of young farmers.

News, 19 Jul 2017,

Project Update on Australian Plants Society

Congratulations to the Australian Plants Society for the completion of their Native Plant Interpretive Sign Project, through the CMA’s Coastal...

News, 19 Jul 2017,

20 Million Trees Round Three Now Open!

Round three of the Australian Government's 20 Million Trees was launched June 19!.

News, 28 Jun 2017,

Nest Box Workshop, St Arnaud, Sunday 21 May 2017

At their property at Slaty Creek (near St Arnaud) Alison Harris and Rob Youl ran a next box workshop for...

News, 19 Jun 2017,

Glenelg Hopkins CMA Community Advisory Group is now recruiting!

The CMA is seeking people with a connection to Landcare, industry groups, indigenous groups, or non-governmental organisations, with an interest in rivers,...

News, 29 May 2017,

Broadening opportunities through Landcare

Shelford farmer Louisa-Jane Cunningham responded to a whole farm planning advert that’s provided her with some unexpected opportunities.

News, 29 May 2017,

Creating a lasting impression

Barr family’s hard work to reinvigorate the area along the waterways on their family farm at Lismore has left a...

News, 29 May 2017,

Strength in numbers

The Woady Yaloak Catchment Group’s current chairman Evan Lewis has witnessed the evolution of Landcare during his 20-year involvement.

News, 29 May 2017,

Landcare offers opportunity and discovery

Bellbrae farmer Murray Johns’ role as the Surf Coast and Inland Plains Network (SCIPN) Landcare facilitator was not a career...

News, 17 May 2017,

2017 Environmental Achievers Awards

Nominations Close Monday 29th May 2017!.

News, 17 May 2017,

Australian Government's Threatened Species Recovery Fund

The Australian Government's Threatened Species Recovery Fund was launched last Friday, 5 May.

News, 17 May 2017,

Our Catchments Our Communities Leadership Development Grants 2017

Funding of up to $10,000 for travel, study, research or other forms of professional development.

News, 10 May 2017,

LVI NEWS MAY 2017

FAQS + LANDCARE PROFESSIONALS FORUM + GRANTS GALORE! + NOMINATE A GREAT LANDCARER FOR THE LANDCARE AWARDS!.

Project Update, 5 May 2017,

Landcare Voices Slideshow Available

Featuring landcarers talking about the beginnings of Landcare and the Farm Tree movement.

News, 19 Apr 2017,

Grange Burn Funding Opportunities

Glenelg Hopkins CMA’s Grange Burn Restoration Project is entering its second year of on ground works, with funding opportunities available...

News, 19 Apr 2017,

2017 Sustainable Agriculture Grants

Landcare Australia’s 2017 Sustainable Agriculture Grants program is now open! These grants support Landcare and farming groups to undertake sustainable...

News, 20 Mar 2017,

Great South Coast Dairy Awards

GREAT SOUTH WEST DAIRY AWARDS 2017.

News, 15 Mar 2017,

Autumn planned burning to start in Far South West District

Forest Fire Management Victoria crews are gearing up to start Autumn planned burning across the Far South West District in...

News, 15 Mar 2017,

Glenelg Hopkins CMA 30 Anniversary Grants

Glenelg Hopkins CMA 30 Anniversary Landcare Grants are now open!.

News, 2 Mar 2017,

FARM TALK MAGAZINE LAUNCHED

Welcome to the first edition of ‘Farm Talk’, a bi-annual publication of land health and sustainable agriculture activities in the...

News, 21 Feb 2017,

2017 Coastcare Victoria Community Grants

2017 Coastcare Victoria Community Grants are now open!.

News, 17 Feb 2017,

Crowd Funding for Middle Island Little Penguin project

Warrnambool Coastcare Landcare Network have commenced a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to support their largely volunteer Middle Island Little...

News, 17 Feb 2017,

Review of the Flora & Fauna Guarantee Act 1988

Victorians are encouraged to have their say on the review the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 to ensure it...

News, 3 Jan 2017,

FTLA News Update - December 2016

Merry Christmas! Plus MAGAZINE REMINDER + NEW CHILD SAFETY LAWS + AWARDS GALORE + GATEWAY UPDATE + NATIVE VEG REGs...

News, 26 Sep 2016,

FTLA NEWS - June 2016

HELP BUILD A BETTER WEBSITE + CONF REGO OPEN + QUEENS BIRTHDAY HONOURS+ WORK SAFE OUTDOORS + GRANTS: AUSTRALIAN ETHICAL...