Sustaining Landcare - The Next Chapter

While excellent progress has been achieved, the job is not done: Landcare is still not on a stable footing and further work is needed to build the infrastructure to support the grassroots movement at all levels.

News

The most up-to-date information on Landcare NSW’s news and events.

Landcare Gateway

NSW Landcare Gateway website for Landcare groups.

Transforming our Landscape Together

Landcare is a community-based approach to managing and protecting our natural resources – creating more productive and sustainable farms, conserving our environment and building more cohesive and resilient communities. This iconic Australian institution, represented by the distinctive symbol of the ‘caring hands’, has transformed the landscape, enabling farmers, landowners and conservationists to work together at a local level on local issues. The replication of Landcare in over 20 countries demonstrates how a voluntary, grassroots movement can have global impact. Landcare NSW was established in 2007 as the representative body for our members – regions, networks, groups and individuals. We promote and advocate for ecologically sustainable development in NSW in partnership with governments, philanthropists and the community.

Donate Now!

Help us make a change to our local environment. Get involved in our Landcare Hero’s campaign and make a difference. Donate today

Supporting our Landcare communities

In 2015 Landcare NSW and the NSW Government commenced a partnership to provide structures and services to enable Landcarers to focus on their on ground work. The LOCAL LANDCARE COORDINATOR INITIATIVE is bringing tangible benefits to communities in natural resources management, building social capital and creating rural jobs. Check out this VIDEO which tells the story of the impact this program is making. We are now working hard to sustain this Landcare support beyond 2019. Click below to find out more:

 

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If you’re a Landcare or like-minded community group, join us today.

Landcare Honour Roll

Can you help us recognise Landcarers in your community who have received an award?