Junior Landcare

This project is live

This project started on 1 Jan 2009

Project description

Connecting kids with nature is a strong focus of our group. We enjoy a wonderful relationship with Huntly PS, Epsom PS, Huntly Kinder and have hosted many other schools and youth groups. Activities have included; * Student Field Days and Backyard Learning Days at outdoor sites with rotational environmental education...

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Key contact

Nicole Howie
0413 974 074

This project is part of

Northern Bendigo Landcare Group

Funded by

Junior Landcare (in association with Coles, Powercor), 15Trees (in association with GJ Gardner Homes Bendigo), Coliban Water, Victorian Landcare Grants Program

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Project learnings

Instilling a love of nature in children can start a life-long appreciation Empowering children with knowledge and skills can change attitudes for life The best way to reach families is to capture the imagination of their children Nature based activities allow everyone to succeed Kids do better outside and can...

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Upcoming events

There are no upcoming events.

Past events

Group event Event ended 28 Aug 2018

Backyard Learning Day

Each year we hold a huge outdoor learning event with Huntly Primary School.

Project activity Event ended 15 Apr 2018

Nature Play at Goldleaf Wetland

A free event for families to play and discover this lovely but little-known location.

Project updates and news

Above: Connecting Kids With Nature - Our Future Landcarers

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