This project is live

This project started on 1 Jan 2009

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 activities
* Innovative 'Kids Teaching Kids' days where students take the lead and teach their peers
* Stormwater pit stencilling
* Nest box building, mentored by Menshed volunteers
* National Schools Tree Day planting events
* Clean Up Australia Day - schools
* Gazania Gang
* Waterwatch
* Propagation of Whirrakee Wattles
* Bushtucker gardens, native gardens and vegetable gardens

See our Facebook page photo albums for images https://www.facebook.com/NorthernBendigoLandcare/

View this video https://youtu.be/jADsXNfS9b8 to see how we played a part in Huntly PS winning a Victorian Education Excellence Award.