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July 26th 2021:


*National Tree Day 2021

*July Edition My Council, My Community

*East Gippsland Farmer Survey 2021

*Bushfire Resilience Webinar Series

July 19th 2021:


*'Waste' Edition

*Wishcycling, balloons and soft plastics

*Speed-date a sustainability expert

*Reshape Our future: Youth Forum and Conference

July 12th 2021:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*Bush for Birds Project Update: Buchan Planting

*VLG Application date extended to 21st June 2021

June 7th 2021:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*Wires Platypus Project Update

*Colouring Competition

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

*2021 Landcare Award Nominations open

May 3rd 2021:


*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:


* 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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*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:


*CWA Drought Assistance Grants

*Landcare Magazine: Stories wanted

*Landcare Magazine Summer 2021 Issue out now

*Pest, weed and disease management survey

January 25th 2021:


*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:


*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:


*Job advert for FEVL Bushfire Recovery Officer

*The Platypus is officially listed as vulnerable in Victoria

*VFF Kids to Ag Program

January 4th 2021:


*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:


*Wrap-up of 2020 - EGLN and Group Activity

*Draft Gippsland Lakes Law Reform Paper

*Revegetation and Fencing Factsheets

December 14th 2020:


*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:


*Job advert for casual facilitator

*VLG Habitats Project Update - we have bats!

November 30th 2020


*Job advert for casual facilitator

*Update on the Wires Platypus Project Spring Sampling Results

*2020 Gippsland Agricultural Group Virtual Field Days

November 23rd 2020:


*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 2020


*Information about the echidna and koala

*Good news for Glossy Black Cockatoo Support in East Gippsland

November 9th 2020


*Tree of heaven blitz

*GLaWAC Spring News 2020

*EGLN Committee: make a difference

November 2nd 2020


*Projects updates: Bush for Birds and Wildlife

*Snapshot Rural Vic Awards

October 26th 2020


*Project update: VLG Habitats, Homes and Hollows

*Project Update: Birdlife Australia East Gippsland Nest Box Project

*Indigenous Plant Use Guide

October 19th 2020:


*Project Update: Lungs of the Lake

*Project Update: VLG Learning with Landcare

*Mineral Sands Mine, Glenaladale

October 12th 2020:


*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

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