From the coast to the country, and from cities to the outback, Landcare’s greatest asset is its people - all motivated by a shared vision to restore and protect the environment in their local community.
About the Awards
For over 20 years, the Landcare Awards have recognised and celebrated the achievements of groups and individuals in the Landcare community who have made a significant contribution to the environment, sustainable farming practices and natural resource management.
The 2019 State & Territory Landcare Awards profiles individuals and groups from urban and rural communities who are working together to care for our country.
This prestigious awards program acknowledges Landcare projects that are focused on sustainable farming, biodiversity and conservation, community and wellbeing, Indigenous land management, Coastcare, youth participation and leadership.
Who can enter?
Nominations are encouraged for anyone involved in protecting and improving the environment and natural resource management, they include individuals, groups and organisations:
National Awards Categories
There are nine national awards categories in the 2019 State & Territory Awards.
The winners from the 2019 State & Territory Landcare Awards go forward to the 2020 National Landcare Awards, held during the 2020 National Landcare Conference.
To further promote the great work of individuals and groups, selected states and territories also run other environmental award categories that you may nominate for.
There are six award categories exclusive to Victoria open for nominations:
Nominations for the 2019 Victorian Landcare Awards will close: 7 July 2019
Details about the past recipients of the Victorian Landcare Awards can be found here.