State Government news

From the Victorian Landcare Program

News, 20 Nov 2020,

Victorian Landcare Facilitator Program extended

Victorian Landcare Faciliator Program - Update 19/11/20

News, 17 Nov 2020,

2020 National Landcare Conference Webinar Series

In place of the 2020 Landcare Conference, this digital webinar series will provide volunteers, groups and facilitators an opportunity to...

News, 19 Nov 2020,

UPDATE 12/11/20: Landcare & Community Programs - Volunteering & Grants: COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update for Landcare and Community Programs

News, 17 Nov 2020,

2020 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants Announced

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and Landcare Australia are partnering for a third year to fund the 2020...

News, 6 Oct 2020,

Issue 79 of Victorian Landcare magazine published

The Spring 2020 issue (#79) of the Victorian Landcare and Catchment Management magazine, which is a feature on roadsides, rail...

News, 1 Oct 2020,

Issue 78 of Victorian Landcare magazine published

The Winter 2020 issue (#78) of the Victorian Landcare and Catchment Management magazine, which is a feature on Landcare and...

News, 18 Jun 2020,

UPDATE 18/6/20: Landcare & Community Programs - Volunteering & Grants: COVID-19 Update

Frequently Asked Questions (18 June 2020)

News, 17 Nov 2020,

Biodiversity Bushfire Recovery Grants

Additional funding has been provided by the Victorian Government in response to the impact of the 2019-20 bushfires for the Biodiversity...

News, 22 May 2020,

Victorian Landcare Facilitator Program: Frequently Asked Questions - May 2020

The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon.

News, 19 May 2020,

UPDATE 19/5/20: Landcare & Community Programs - Volunteering & Grants: COVID-19 Update

Frequently Asked Questions (19 May 2020)

News, 6 Apr 2020,

Community Skills Development Grants Program wraps up

59 approved projects, 4,572 participants and 1,670 hours of training with outstanding results

News, 23 Apr 2020,

Victorian Landcare Program Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Message from DELWP's Victorian Landcare Program team (1 April 2020)

News, 1 Oct 2020,

Issue 77 of Victorian Landcare magazine published

The Summer 2020 issue (#77) of the Victorian Landcare and Catchment Management magazine, which is a feature on Landcare and...

News, 5 Feb 2020,

Victorian Landcare Facilitator Program Review Final Report & Action Plan

The Victorian Landcare Facilitator Program Review - Final Report and DELWP's Key Findings, Recommendations and Actions in response to the...

News, 2 Sep 2019,

2019 Victorian Landcare Awards Winners

Winners of the 2019 Victorian Landcare Awards were announced on Friday 30 August at the awards ceremony at Government House.

News, 1 Oct 2020,

Issue 76 of Victorian Landcare magazine published

The Spring 2019 issue (#76) of the Victorian Landcare and Catchment Management magazine, which is a feature of the 2019...

News, 3 Feb 2020,

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Guide

The Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Guide (January 2020) has been developed to assist Landcare and environmental volunteer groups and networks to...

News, 23 Jan 2020,

VLFP Review Updates

Updates on the 2019 Review of the Victorian Landcare Facilitator Program (VLFP) are available via the link below.

News, 22 Oct 2019,

Victorian Landcare 2017-18 Achievements Report

The Victorian Landcare 2017-18 Achievements Report provides an overview of the breadth of sustained community effort undertaken by many thousands...

News, 20 Sep 2019,

2019 Victorian Junior Landcare & Biodiversity Grants announced

The successful recipients of the 2019 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants have been announced.

News, 12 Sep 2019,

2019-20 Victorian Landcare Grants announced

The Victorian Landcare Grants support Landcare and other environmental volunteer groups to protect and restore the Victorian landscape.

News, 28 Jun 2019,

2019 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants

Applications are now closed.

News, 12 Jun 2019,

2019-20 Victorian Landcare Grants

Applications have now closed

News, 12 Mar 2019,

Victorian Weeds Conference 2019

The Victorian Weeds Conference 2019 is being held at the Mercure Port of Echuca, 7-8 May 2019.

News, 30 Aug 2019,

2019 State & Territory Landcare Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2019 State & Territory Landcare Awards.

News, 26 Oct 2018,

Victorians Volunteering for Nature - Environmental Volunteering Plan

A coordinated approach to environmental volunteering

News, 14 Jan 2019,

The Coca-Cola Foundation and Landcare Australia Coastal Protection Grants 2019

Applications ARE NOW OPEN for projects of up to $15,000 (Ex GST) each.

News, 26 Oct 2018,

Declaration of the Feral Cat as a Pest Animal in Victoria

On the 26th July 2018, the feral cat was declared an established pest animal on specified Crown land in...

News, 1 Aug 2018,

Landmate Environment Program

Get labour for your environmental project

News, 26 Oct 2018,

2018-19 Victorian Landcare Grants

Successful Applicants Announced

News, 22 Jun 2020,

Issue 72 of Victorian Landcare magazine

Issue 72 (Winter 2018) of the Victorian Landcare magazine, a feature on managing soils, is now available.

News, 23 Mar 2018,

Community Skills Development Grants

Recipients Announced

News, 1 Oct 2020,

Issue 71 of the Victorian Landcare Magazine

Summer 2018: "Water Management" is now available.

News, 9 Jun 2020,

Victorian Landcare Training Register

Upcoming workshops and training for community Landcarers and Landcare staff in Victoria

News, 8 Feb 2018,

Regional Wellbeing Survey results

Results are now available from the 2017 Regional Wellbeing Survey conducted by the University of Canberra.

News, 8 Feb 2018,

Managing rural drainage

Choices for landholders

News, 22 Jun 2020,

Issue 70 of the Victorian Landcare Magazine

Spring 2017: "Victorian Landcare Awards" is now available.

News, 8 Feb 2018,

2017 Victorian Landcare Awards

Recognising the achievements of our Landcarers

News, 20 Aug 2018,

Farmers for Climate Action - 'Ask a Scientist' project

An intiative that enables farmers to have their climate change questions answered directly by expert scientists

News, 1 Aug 2017,

Invitation to Participate in the Recent Ecological Change in Australia Project

Over the past century, average land surface temperatures have risen by almost 1° C across the Australian continent.

News, 22 Jun 2020,

Issue 69 of the Victorian Landcare Magazine

Winter 2017: "Climate Change" is now available.

News, 23 May 2017,

$2.1 million to help strengthen Victoria's Landcare presence

More than 70 Landcare groups around the state will benefit from $2.

News, 8 Feb 2018,

Protecting Victoria's Environment - Biodiversity 2037

The Victorian Government has released Protecting Victoria's Environment - Biodiversity 2037, a new long-term plan to stop the decline of...

News, 7 Jul 2017,

New Child Safe Standards

New Child Safe Standards apply in Victoria from 1 January 2017.

News, 21 Oct 2020,

Issue 68 of the Victorian Landcare Magazine

Summer 2017: "Connecting Nature and Community" is now available.

News, 1 Aug 2017,

Victorian Landcare Program Review Action Plan

Supporting Landcare into the future

News, 31 Aug 2017,

Celebrating 30 Years of Landcare in Victoria

The Victorian Landcare Program hosted a celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Landcare movement with a ceremony that...

News, 21 Oct 2016,

Landcare snapshot

What Landcare in Victoria looks like

News, 15 Mar 2019,

New logo to celebrate 30 years of Landcare

A new logo is available for groups and networks to help them celebrate 30 years of Landcare in Victoria.

News, 22 Jun 2020,

Issue 67 of the Victorian Landcare Magazine

Spring 2016: "Celebrating 30 Years" is now available.