2017-18 Federal Budget announces $1 billion for Landcare

The Treasurer last night handed down the 2017-18 Federal Budget. The Coalition Government has underlined the importance of Landcare by investing more than $1 billion in the National Landcare Program (NLP). It provides $1.1 billion over 7 years for Landcare, including...

2017 Landcare Awards Now Open

It’s time to recognise the commitment of those Australians working to protect the environment and delivering more sustainable agriculture. We are urging all Landcare groups and volunteers to nominate those hard working, passionate people for recognition in the 2017...

Bridges to Boorowa

From Left to Right: Sissy Stewart, North Sydney Bushcare volunteer; Jilly Gibson, North Sydney Council Mayor; Mick Veitch, Member of the NSW Legislative Council and Deputy Chair of the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Landcare (ALP); Rob Dulhunty, Chair of Landcare NSW;...

Membership and Insurance Program

You Asked, We Delivered For a number of years one of the key things Landcare groups have asked for is cost effective insurance that provides adequate protection for group members. Landcare NSW are now able to deliver on that need with the new Membership &...

November Council Meeting and Annual AGM

On Tuesday 8th November Landcare NSW’s quarterly council meeting and also the annual AGM was held in Sydney. The council meeting provided fruitful discussions on some of the challenges and success of Landcare throughout the state. At the meeting, councillors were...

Biodiversity Reform: Comments Collated

Landcare NSW, through the support of the NSW Environmental Trust, delivered a series of eight workshops across NSW during the submission phase of the NSW Biodiversity Reforms. In addition, the Office of Environmental and Heritage hosted a webinar for landcarers to...

New Resource Available: Communications Toolkit

This Toolkit is designed for all Landcare NSW networks to provide information on both internal and external communication activities.  If you are involved in Landcare in any capacity, from a committee member to a Local Landcare Coordinator, this kit is for you. The...