Landcare NSW announces new Chair

Landcare NSW has announced that Deputy Chair, Stephanie Cameron, will become the organisation’s new Chairperson, in what marks a significant transition for the peak representative body of Landcare in NSW. Announced at the annual Trees in the House event in NSW...

Update on National Drought Summit

Photo shows: National Drought Coordinator, Major General Stephen Day and Sandy McKenzie, a former Member of Parliament and member of the Victorian Landcare community at the recent National Drought Summit. At the National Drought Summit in Canberra the Prime Minister...

National Drought Summit should talk about Landcare

As preparations get under way for the National Drought Summit in Canberra tomorrow, Landcare has reminded the nation’s leaders that Australia’s grassroots community Landcare movement is central to responding to this drought and preparing for future droughts. Landcare...

Managing Established Pest Animals and Weeds Project (MEPAAW)

Landcare NSW has been engaged by NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) to facilitate the delivery of workshops and activities aimed at increasing landholder uptake of best practice management of invasive species. This project provides an opportunity to build...

Landcare NSW is seeking an Executive Assistant

An opportunity exists to join a team of dedicated staff as an Executive Assistant, working closely with the entire Landcare NSW team, Executive and Council. Read on for more information about the role and how to apply. Executive Assistant About Landcare NSW Landcare...

Value of Landcare acknowledged in Parliament

On Thursday 20 September, NSW Sustaining Landcare Week was debated in the Legislative Assembly of the NSW Parliament. 11 MPs spoke on the significant value Landcare provides and commended the hard work and dedication of Landcarers across the state. Specific...

Notice regarding Lottery email

It has come to our attention that an email was sent out yesterday from an email address associated with Landcare NSW, supporters@landcarensw.org.au, which appeared to be on behalf of Landcare NSW. The email had the subject line: WIN $500K or a $150K Luxury Car....

Landcare NSW is seeking a Business Development Associate

An opportunity exists to join a team of dedicated staff as our Business Development Associate, working closely with the entire Landcare NSW team, Executive and Council. Read on for more information about the role and how to apply. Business Development Associate About...

Lessons learnt on how to plan for dry times

Photo shows David Marsh at his Boorowa property ‘Allendale’ in August 2018. Recent TV stories of the dry conditions affecting New South Wales and Queensland have shown the depressing conditions that seem to go hand in hand with the regular onset of dry...

Farmers embrace our unpredictable climate

Photo courtesy of Landline: Marty MCCarthy Read about farmers from NSW and Queensland who realised that if they wanted to keep farming in Australia they needed to embrace rather than battle an often unpredictable climate. One thing to come out of this current drought...