Landcare Victoria Inc. Biannual Forum - 29-31 March 2019

When

RSVP

Where
Norval Lodge And House, Halls Gap VIC

Cost
$10 - $60

Contact

Susi Johnson / Kelly Way
Email:
Phone:
03 9207 5527

Learning between landholders has always been a strength of Landcare. In this Forum we investigate what we can learn from our traditional owners. We also look at what farmers are doing to ensure productivity and sustainability. Guaranteed to be an amazing weekend of fun, learning, networking and inspiration.

Forum registrations are now open via the RSVP link above.

Full registration includes accommodation and meals at Norval Lodge. Single day passes are also available.

PROGRAMME OUTLINE (For more detailed programme information, see link below)

Friday 29th March

12 pm Registration and light lunch

In the afternoon there will be a bus tour to culturally significant sights and in the evening a bush tucker inspired meal with accompanying film to celebrate Lake Albacutya (Ramsar site) and its community.

6.30 pm Dinner followed by film

Approximate finish time 9pm

Saturday 30th March

8 am registration (daily tickets only)

Launch of the Landcare Employment and Workplace-Related Advice, Dispute Resolution, and Referral Service in partnership with DELWP.

Workshop - Sustainable Agriculture panel, Q & A session

Sustainable farm tour (lunch included):

  • Jack and Celia Tucker - farm revegetation and bandicoots
  • Christine and Peter Foster - carbon and biodiversity farming
  • Jallukar Landcare Group - indigenous grasslands and restoration project

6.30 pm Dinner

Guest Speaker - Tim Reeves, Professor, a distinguished international leader in agricultural research, development and extension.

Approximate finish time 9pm

Sunday 31st March

Free for all forum attendees

8.30 am to 10 am - The best of the Grampians and surrounds promotional display, showcasing a diversity of people, produce and projects that make the region distinctive.

Q and A Session - includes a roundup of the event and packed lunch

For more detailed programme information, see link below.

Any queries, please contact the LVI office on 03 9207 5527 or email info@lvi.org.au

 

Event files and flyers

Our event is here

Norval Lodge And House, Halls Gap VIC