Landcare Snapshot 7 July 2016

Below is this week’s update covering Landcare activities, upcoming events and funding presented on Landcare’s weekly segment with Anne Delaney on Riverina ABC Breakfast Radio live from 6.40am on Thursday mornings.

Awards programs closing soon – Nominations for the 2016 Bob Hawke Landcare Award close on Sunday 10 July 2016; and nominations for the Green Globe Awards close on Monday 11 July 2016.

Feral Animal Photographic Competition now open for 2016! Find out more.

Landcare Australia Trek for Aussie Farmers Join Charlie Arnott (from Boorowa Landcare) on a 7-day Tasmanian adventure. You will embark on a feast for the senses across Tasmania’s exceptional east coast from Pyengana to Port Arthur. Visiting some of the region’s best food producers, historic sites and natural wonders, the Trek for Aussie Farmers is an opportunity to reconnect with our agricultural roots while raising vital funds to support our farmers and our future. 25 February 2017 – 03 March 2017

FREE webinars for rural and regional community groups – Alternative Ways to Fund Your Organisation The aim of these webinars is to demystify some of the funding options beyond grants, and to give you the knowledge and tools on how to go about it. More info here.
The webinars will cover three topics:
1. Planned Giving, including Bequests – 1pm AEST, Thursday 14 July
2. Sponsorships – 1pm, AEST, Wednesday 27 July
3. Crowd-Funding – 1pm AEST, Wednesday, 10 August


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. If you would like to receive these snapshots as a weekly email, please contact Bindi at

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