2017 Victorian Landcare Awards

Nominations now open!

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Nominations are now open for the 2017 Victorian Landcare Awards which recognise and celebrate the many achievements of the countless individuals, groups, networks and organisations who make significant contributions to protect, conserve and restore Victoria’s environment.

These Awards are open to Landcare Groups, farmers, business, schools, youth and other groups and individuals involved in caring for their local environment, nature reserve, farm, coastline, bushland, wetland, waterway, school or catchment.

National categories

  • Australian Government Excellence in Sustainable Farm Practices Award ($500 prize money) 
  • Australian Government Innovation in Agriculture Management Award ($500 prize money)
  • Australian Government Individual Landcarer Award ($500 prize money)
  • Australian Government Partnerships for Landcare Award ($500 prize money)
  • Coastcare Award ($500 prize money)
  • Junior Landcare Team ($500 prize money)
  • Young Landcare Leader ($500 prize money)
  • Indigenous Land Management ($500 prize money)
  • Landcare Community Group ($500 prize money)

Victorian only categories

  • Joan Kirner Landcare Award ($500 prize money)
  • Landcare Network Award ($500 prize money)
  • Urban Landcare ($500 prize money)
  • Dr Sidney Plowman Study and Travel Award ($4,000 prize money)
  • Landcare Victoria Inc/VFF Heather Mitchell Memorial Fellowship ($4,000 prize money)

All Victorian winners from the national category awards will proceed as finalists to the 2018 National Landcare Awards.

Entries close on 23 June 2017.

For more information on how to nominate for the 2017 Victorian Landcare Awards, please visit https://e-award.com.au/2017/landcareawards/newentry/about.php