Newsletters

Our regular email newsletter to all subscribers including all things Landcare and beyond. A one stop shop for news, events and grant opportunities.

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Click below for a link to our most recent newsletters:

November 29th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/5c1f0d065ba4/egln-weekly-newsletter-29112021

Including:

*BBRG Buchan Blues Primary School Planting

*Gippsland Lakes Shellfish Reef Project 

*Landcare Magazine Spring 2021 Issue

November 22nd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/72facb1ea6f1/egln-weekly-newsletter-22112021

Including:

*Photos from Koala Clancy Links Project

*Summer by the Sea Amateur Naturalist Challenge

*Volunteering Victoria Webinar: Covid Vaccination Mandate

*Clifton Creek Weed Alert Day

*Glossy Black Cockatoo Webinar

November 15th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/74bcc3387f9f/egln-weekly-newsletter-15112021

Including:

*EGLN Smart Farm and Koala Clancy Filming

*Junior Landcare Development Forum

*Farm Planning for Climate Risk

*East Gippsland Water Grants Rd 8 Open

*Preparing Australian Communities Grants

November 8th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/9d7c974894ce/egln-weekly-newsletter-08112021

Including:

*2021 VLG Grants announced

*National Recycling Week

*Hay and Silage Making Day Event

November 1st 2021: https://mailchi.mp/8c8f88223049/egln-weekly-newsletter-01112021

Including:

*FNPW Banking on the Future: Seedbank Launch

*Help shape the Sustainable Water Strategy

*Fire and Water, Healing Country and People Film

*Regional Community Events Fund Grants

October 25th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/2a0cf53ba21d/egln-weekly-newsletter-25102021

Including:

*Landcare Led Project Update: Restoration of the Tambo River Old Course

*Lakes Entrance Community Landcare Green Fire-Walls Project

*Covid-19 Guidance from LVI

*Youth Ready Assessment and Guide Available

*Drones and Thermal Imagery Walk and Talk event

*Environment Restoration Fund Grants available

October 18th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/0ae85a0c72d8/egln-weekly-newsletter-18102021

Including:

*EGW Planting Day at Lakes Entrance Golf Club

*Buchan Blue Wattle Planting at Buchan Caves Reserve

*Save the Snow Gum - Citizen Science 

*Australian Bird of the Year

October 11th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/00543539cf56/egln-weekly-newsletter-11102021

Including:

*New EGLN Committee

*LVI East Gippsland Board Vacancy

*EOI for Revegetation Services

*Wild Dog Defence Videos

*Paynesville LCG - New Walking Track signage

*Impact of cats on wildlife

*Youth Volunteering Grants

October 4th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/ff63e429a1c1/egln-weekly-newsletter-04102021

Including:

*Koala Clancy Links Project Update

*News from Friends of Oneonta

*Weed Warriors Demonstration Sites EOI

*Get Grubby Program

*Emerald Link Job vacanices

*Gippsland Ag Chat: Controlling Weeds on my Property webinar

September 27th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/3e71c2c99d5f/egln-weekly-newsletter-27092021

Including:

*Landcare Led Proactive on Pests Project Update

*Young Farmer Mentoring Program

*Christine Jones Virtual Field Days

*Maximising the Potential of Farm Dams Webinar

*Networks to Build Drought Resilience Grants

September 20th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/eee1238a0eb3/egln-weekly-newsletter-20092012

Including:

*Eastwood Landcare Group Spring Howittia now available

*Tambo Bluff Working Bee update

*National Standards for the Practice of Ecological Restoration in Australia

*Permaculture Webinar with Kim Deans

*GAgG Spring Field Day

*Wildlife Rehabilitator Grants

September 13th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/996127a93e4e/egln-weekly-newsletter-13092021

Including:

*New fruit netting regulations

*Shire Compost Rebate Program

*Aquatic Species Recovery after Bushfire Postcast from RBMS

*2021 Comedy Wildlife Awards

*On farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

*Smart Farms Small Grants: Soil Extension Activities

September 6th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/09c8f566a72a/egln-weekly-newsletter-06092021

Including:

*Biodiversity Month

*RCS Have your Say

*Heartbreak to Hope: Submissions sought

*African Love Grass Control Workshops

*Serrated Tussock Community Management Grants

August 30th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/f8acf6362ce1/egln-weekly-newsletter30082021

*Raymond Island Landcare Group New Facebook Page

*Victorian Deer Control Community Network Info

*Landcare Magazine Submissions Sought

*Feedback Submissions Sought: Regional Forest Agreements / Mining Exploration Licences / Domestic Animal Management Plan

August 23rd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/1a50b482528f/egln-weekly-newsletter-23082021

Including:

*Matt on Win News (Landcare Led Recovery Grants)

*Threatened species bake off

*Call for Grass-fed Beed Producers

*Psychological and Farm First Aid Courses

*Planning Your Future Info Sessions (Succession Planning)

*ARI Bushfire Recovery Surveys Webinar

August 16th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/5e2f7da2b2e7/egln-weekly-newsletter-16082021

Including:

*Landcare Led Grant announcement: 3 projects funded!!

*Gippsland Food and Fibre Awards

*The Great Australian Platypus Search

*Farm Insurance Webinar

*The message of the Lyrebird: screening in Lakes Entrance

*Carbon Farming Webinar

August 9th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/154514d7e716/egln-weekly-newsletter09082021

Including:

*East Gippsland Shire - Rural Land Use Strategy feedback requested

*Enhancing Farm Dams Planting Guide - Sustainable Farms

*Webinar - Diving into the World of Choughs and Noisy Miners

August 2nd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/8a73ff33b631/egln-weekly-newsletter-02082021

Including:

*Regional Agriculture Meeting

*2021 National Landcare Conference - this week

*Revegetation Project Resources

*Gippsland Red Meat Conference Postponed until October

July 26th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/640fb607ae12/egln-weekly-newsletter-26072021

Including:

*National Tree Day 2021

*July Edition My Council, My Community

*East Gippsland Farmer Survey 2021

*Bushfire Resilience Webinar Series

July 19th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/5cdb6553debf/egln-weekly-newsletter-19072021

Including:

*'Waste' Edition

*Wishcycling, balloons and soft plastics

*Speed-date a sustainability expert

*Reshape Our future: Youth Forum and Conference

July 12th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/880208d9a267/egln-weekly-newsletter-12072021

Including:

*VLFP 2021-24 Facilitator Funding Announcement

*Bush for Birds and Wildlife Project Completion

*FEVL rebuilding Habitat for Threatened Wildlife

*Gippsland Red Meat Conference Program

July 5th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/879b933eecc5/egln-weekly-newsletter-05072021

Including:

*Early Invader Weeds Update Issue 23

*Omeo Region Agribusiness Program

*Gippsland Red Meat Conference

*Small Business Clinic: Social Media

*Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants

June 28th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/0865a30dabc5/egln-weekly-newsletter-28062021

Including:

*Wires Landcare Platypus Project Final Results

*BBRG Transforming Weeds Workshop round-up

*Victorian Landcare Magazine - Winter 2021 edition

*EG Shire June 2021 Newsletter

*EG Women in Agriculture Chainsaw Course

*Digital Agriculture Investment Scheme

June 21st 2021: https://mailchi.mp/a51195516335/egln-weekly-newsletter-21062021

Including:

*Invitation to Platypus Community Webinar

*Transforming Weeds Workshops in Buchan and Clifton Creek

*Bush for Birds Project: Forestec Students help out with planting

*VRAN Rabbits Stage 2: Field Day report

*Landcare Australia/ KMPG report into Wellbeing Benefits of Landcare

*East Gippsland Water Grants Rd 7 Open

*Improving Farm Safety Grants available

June 15th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/2c1f1a122b79/egln-weekly-newsletter-16062021

Including:

*Bush for Birds Project Update: Buchan Planting

*VLG Application date extended to 21st June 2021

June 7th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/b3fa550834bc/egln-weekly-newsletter-07062021

Including:

*Eastwood and Tambo Bluff Landcare Group Website info

*Platypus Conservancy Newsletter May 2021

*EG Shire: Environment Connect Newsletter

*East Gippsland Bushfire Recovery Committee 2nd Progress Report

*Webinar Recordings available - Sharing Stories of Nature Recovery / AABR Supporting Recovery of Fire Affected Bushland. 

*Gippsland Regional Climate Change Adaptation Grant Program

*FRRR Future Drought Fund Rd 1 Open

*EG Shire Community Grants open

May 31st 2021: https://mailchi.mp/26fa1ee990a8/egln-weekly-newsletter-31052021

Including:

*Seedling Update for landholders

*New EGLN video: Bushfire Recovery Projects from the Ross Trust and The Australian Government

*ARI: Restoration Australia Seminar

May 24th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/01f53edf860b/egln-weekly-newsletter-24052021

Including:

*Landcare-Led Bushfire Recovery Grants Program Guidelines

*Update on 2019-20 East Gippsland Water Revegetation Project

*WESI May 2021 Early Invader Weeds Newsletter

*Coastcare Community Grants Program Open

May 17th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/d6194a548dba/egln-weekly-newsletter-17052021

Including:

*National Volunteer Week - thank you!

*New EGLN/Koala Clancy Foundation Partnership

*World Bee Day

*Envite Environment - call for EOI for works crew projects

*Climate Outlook Webinar (Ag Vic)

*Supporting Recovery of fire-impacted areas webinar (AABR)

May 10th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/2babab189043/egln-weekly-newsletter-10052021

Including:

*Wires Platypus Project Update

*Colouring Competition

*Call for submissions: Independent Review of Victorian Wildlife Act 1975

*2021 Landcare Award Nominations open

May 3rd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/c09172ae45b0/egln-weekly-newsletter-03052021

Including:

*Bunnies at Bushies Flyer

*New Grants available - Landcare-led Bushfire Recovery Grants and 2021 VLG

*The Ian Potter Foundation Lungs of the Lakes Project Update

*Bairnsdale Repair Cafe date

April 26th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/c65b3136da15/egln-weekly-newsletter-26042021

Including:

* Save the Date: VRAN Rabbit Control Field Day

* Junior Landcare Learning Centre Survey

* 2021 Young Farmer Scholarships

* Rain on Farm$ webinar recording

* Landscape Rehydration Workshop

April 19th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/3652a57dd57b/egln-weekly-newsletter-19042021

Including:

*Koalas in Gelantipy with the Ross Trust Monitoring Project

*East Gippsland Grant Finder

*Alpine Ecology Workshop

*Small Property Network Events

*Nature Led Recovery Grants

*Powering Communities Program

*FNPW Bushfire Restoration Grants

April 12th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/e3230e51393b/egln-weekly-newsletter-12042021

Including:

*Call for 2021 Field Days Volunteers

*ARI Quarterly Update

*Promote your 2018-2020 VLG Projects

*2021 RRV Gippsland Transport Environmental Projects Pilot

April 6th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/18f0f2989ed5/egln-weekly-newsletter-06042021

Including:

*Eagle Point Landcare Coastcare Clean Up Day results

*Eastwood Landcare Group - Latest Howittia available

*Weed Steaming trials

*FRRR Good Governance in regional and rural areas webinar info

March 29th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/dd08a3b48eef/egln-weekly-newsletter-29032021

Including: 

*Bush Heritage Australia Bush Buddies Program

*LVI Members Council Nominations Open

*Landmate Crews Available

*TopSoils Paddock Walk - Buchan

*Mapping Skills Event - Omeo/Benambra

*Weed Action Event - Swifts Creek

*Junior Landcare Biodiversity Grants Open

March 22nd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/b57e7cdec2ac/egln-weekly-newsletter-22032021

Including:

*Flaggy Creek Clean Up Australia Day

*East Gippsland Nest Boxes Information Day

*Fire and Burning in Australia - Research Paper

*Dung Beetles Workshop

*East Gippsland Water Grants now open

March 15th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/40f6be4a6f6a/egln-weekly-newsletter-15032021

Including:

*Lungs of the Lake Update: site visits with The Ian Potter Foundation

*East Gippsland Nest Box Project Update

*Great Pelican Count Info

*WESI Update

*Fire Recovery SWIFFT Seminar

March 8th 2021:  https://mailchi.mp/62cc582d873a/egln-weekly-newsletter-08032021

Including:

*2020 Farmer of the Year finalists

*Beyond the Burning Screening

*Australian Platypus Conservancy News

*Native plants available for gardens lost in the Black Summer Bushfires

March 1st 2021: https://mailchi.mp/fdfe127e159a/egln-weekly-newsletter-01032021

Including:

*EGLN Clean Up Australia Day Events

*LVI Preliminary Notice of AGM

*New EGSC Business Concierge and Funding Opportunities

*Landcare Webinar Series 2021 Update

February 22nd 2021: https://mailchi.mp/c63c9058388f/egln-weekly-newsletter-22012021

Including:

*East Gippsland Revegetation Guide

*VRAN Rabbit Control Grant announcement

*Landcare Expo at the Orbost Show

*Clean Up Australia Day

*Tom's Creek Landcare Group - successful African Lovegrass Grant

*EGSC Drought Agribusiness Program 

February 15th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/42c4e825b940/egln-weekly-newsletter-15022021

Including:

*EGLN AGM reminder

*Lungs of the Lakes Project Update

*DELWP Biodiversity Response Planning Fact Sheets

*All about Bees with Costa Georgiadis

*Blackberry and Boxthorn Control with Swifts Creek-Ensay Landcare

*Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants

*Community Volunteer Action Grants 2021

February 8th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/7b9f810869e5/egln-weekly-newsletter-08022021

Including:

*PPA Sub-committee Report

*Ross Trust Bushfire Recovery Project Update

*Eastern Victoria Bushfire Rebuilding Rebate Programs

*Understanding Soil Health with Soil DNA Technology workshop

*GAGG Summer Field Day and Results Dinner

*News Corp Bushfire Fund Grants Rd 4

February 1st 2021: https://mailchi.mp/cd6640529177/egln-weekly-newsletter-01022021

Including:

*CWA Drought Assistance Grants

*Landcare Magazine: Stories wanted

*Landcare Magazine Summer 2021 Issue out now

*Pest, weed and disease management survey

January 25th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/567205a1e15c/egln-weekly-newsletter-25012021

Including:

*My Landcare Legacy - are you interested in being involved?

*Landcare Farming: carbon and natural capital benchmarking project

*General Jeffery Soil Health Award

*Across the Seasons: Summer into Autumn

*Volunteer Impact: East Gippsland Webinar

January 18th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/1e0a4a47e5db/egln-weekly-newsletter-18012021

Including:

*Native Seed Harvesting: an option for East Gippsland?

*#LoveGippsland Stronger Communities Program

*EGSC January Newsletter

*On Farm 'Internet of Things' Info session

January 11th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/518db3a17858/egln-weekly-newsletter-11012021

Including:

*Job advert for FEVL Bushfire Recovery Officer

*The Platypus is officially listed as vulnerable in Victoria

*VFF Kids to Ag Program

January 4th 2021: https://mailchi.mp/c1669808c298/egln-weekly-newsletter-04012021

Including:

*Welcome to our new facilitator Hagan Brightman

*Project update: GLCC Predator Impact

*Project Announcement: BBRG Buchan Blue Wattle

*Parks Victoria Junior Ranger Program

*New VRAN website

December 21st 2020: https://mailchi.mp/7a48105d6bb7/egln-weekly-newsletter-21122020

Including:

*Wrap-up of 2020 - EGLN and Group Activity

*Draft Gippsland Lakes Law Reform Paper

*Revegetation and Fencing Factsheets

December 14th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/7f3e180fea2c/egln-weekly-newsletter-14122020

Including:

*Join the EGLN Committee

*East Gippsland Landcare Activity Snapshot 2019-20

*Waterwatch/EstuaryWatch Activity Report 2019-20

*Zoos Victoria Koala News

*Major Event Review for Fire Impacted Forests announced.

December 7th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/1b9285b8f57a/egln-weekly-newsletter-07122020

Including:

*Job advert for casual facilitator

*VLG Habitats Project Update - we have bats!

November 30th 2020https://mailchi.mp/25002fb55e6e/egln-weekly-newsletter-30112020

Including: 

*Job advert for casual facilitator

*Update on the Wires Platypus Project Spring Sampling Results

*2020 Gippsland Agricultural Group Virtual Field Days

November 23rd 2020: https://mailchi.mp/c604ad065a49/egln-weekly-newsletter-23112020

Including:

*Job advert for casual facilitator 

*Glenaladale Landcare Group News 

*Replacement of private overhead powerlines scheme

*November East Gippsland Shire Council News and Landcare in Focus. 

November 16th 2020https://mailchi.mp/7068e1baa420/egln-weekly-newsletter-16112020

Including:

*Information about the echidna and koala

*Good news for Glossy Black Cockatoo Support in East Gippsland

November 9th 2020https://mailchi.mp/821bf143259d/egln-weekly-newsletter-09112020

Including:

*Tree of heaven blitz

*GLaWAC Spring News 2020

*EGLN Committee: make a difference

November 2nd 2020https://mailchi.mp/0873a6338250/egln-weekly-newsletter-02112020

Including:

*Projects updates: Bush for Birds and Wildlife

*Snapshot Rural Vic Awards

October 26th 2020https://mailchi.mp/204489d3d6d8/egln-weekly-newsletter-26102020

Including:

*Project update: VLG Habitats, Homes and Hollows

*Project Update: Birdlife Australia East Gippsland Nest Box Project

*Indigenous Plant Use Guide

October 19th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/892f89e137aa/egln-weekly-newsletter-19102020

Including:

*Project Update: Lungs of the Lake

*Project Update: VLG Learning with Landcare

*Mineral Sands Mine, Glenaladale

October 12th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/d4ad83a0626e/egln-weekly-newsletter-12102020

Including: 

*Staff updates: Phillip Vaughan joins the team

*Project Update: Wires-Landcare Platypus Project

*Project Update: GLCC Predator Impact Project

*Project Update: Rabbit Management Guides

*Announcement of Biodiversity Bushfire Recovery Grants

October 5th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/e37243d51b2f/egln-weekly-newsletter-05102020

September 28th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/25af96ebc188/egln-weekly-newsletter-28092020

September 21st 2020: https://mailchi.mp/e7a962ecf1e6/egln-weekly-newsletter-21092020

September 14th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/26d6cbb875a0/egln-weekly-newsletter-14092020

September 7th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/f3feb0fa53c2/egln-weekly-newsletter-07092020

August 31st 2020: https://mailchi.mp/ef97ce461790/egln-weekly-newsletter-31082020

August 24th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/384b0db9a083/egln-weekly-newsletter-24082020

August 17th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/c96c22a6822a/egln-weekly-newsletter-17082020

August 10th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/f4d57e8f7231/egln-weekly-newsletter-10082020

August 3rd 2020: https://mailchi.mp/e7ab7530b1f3/egln-weekly-newsletter-03082020

July 27th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/5998b7cb4045/egln-weekly-newsletter-27072020

July 20th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/e200256e509f/egln-weekly-newsletter-20072020

July 13th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/69f8194a07a3/egln-weekly-newsletter-13072020

July 6th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/8cea3d23d8ef/egln-weekly-newsletter-06072020

July 1st 2020: https://mailchi.mp/0de2c887bbf0/egln-weekly-newsletter-01072020

June 22nd 2020: https://mailchi.mp/25d78dafefca/egln-weekly-newsletter-22062020

June 15th 2020: https://mailchi.mp/9151b842ae11/egln-weekly-newsletter-1562020