Landcare Snapshot 12 May 2016

Below is this week’s summary of events, grants and scholarships presented on Landcare’s weekly Thursday segment with Anne Delaney on Riverina ABC Breakfast Radio.

Riverina Rural Women need your (one click) vote to access $50,000 targeting mental health, economic wellbeing and cyber skills. Their project is one of four selected across Australia to potentially receive the 2016 Aussie Farmers Foundation Rural Hero grant.  The video with the most votes wins the funding!

The project ‘Get Set: Enhancing Wellbeing Amongst Rural Women’ will deliver outreach to six sites across the Riverina and is a partnership between the Riverina Community College, the Wagga Women’s Health Clinic and Farm Link Research.

Click here to view the the video and vote for GET SET (entry two).

Voting closes on the 22nd May.

The Daily Advertiser published an article about the project, which you can read here.

For more information contact Kym Witney-Soanes Project Manager  Riverina Community College.

Telephone: 02 6933 5518 | Mobile: 0475 961 627



For people reading this for the first time……. welcome. Landcare interest and activity in the Riverina is building momentum and as such, we continue  to expand our list of Landcare contacts. This not only includes Landcare groups in the Riverina but the many other stakeholders and individuals who contribute in a variety of ways.

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