Qld govt cuts paperwork for fundraising reporting

Red tape cuts for all Australian charities that conduct fundraising are now in place, with the latest reform now taking effect in Queensland. Charities that conduct fundraising in Queensland which are registered with the Australian Charities and...

Global Landcare book launch

Global Landcare book launch

Global Landcare is launching the book Building Global Sustainability Through Local Self Reliance: Lessons From Landcare August 22, 2022 5.30pm to 7.00pm in Sydney, Sappho Books, Cafe and Bar, 51 Glebe Point Road, Glebe. This book has been published and will be...

National Landcare Conference about to get underway

National Landcare Conference about to get underway

POWER OF LANDCARE | SHAPING OUR FUTURE The 2022 National Landcare Conference will include speakers on urban landcare, Landcare Farming, wellbeing and mental health, cultural land management, innovation and technology, soil health, young farmers, building community...

Reef Assist 2.0 program

Reef Assist 2.0 is focused on the creation of skill development and job opportunities, including for unemployed and under-employed people, youth, women and First Nations people. The aim of Reef Assist 2.0 is to support the development of training and partnering...

National Landcare Conference early bird closing soon

The National Landcare Conference will take place from Tuesday 23 to Thursday 25 August, at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney. Learn more here: https://nationallandcareconference.org.au/ With over 100 speakers, don’t miss this opportunity to...

NAIDOC Week July 3 – 10

NAIDOC Week July 3 – 10

What is your group doing this NAIDOC Week?? National NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia to celebrate and recognise the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for all Australians...

Wildlife Emergency Response Units

Wildlife Emergency Response Units

Wildcare Australia Inc volunteers responded to the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast bushfires in September 2019 which highlighted the need to be fully prepared to respond to future bushfires and other natural disaster events. During the 2019 bushfires, Wildcare...

Wildlife Fodder Plantation

Wildlife Fodder Plantation

Wildcare Australia Inc The 2019 bushfires, other natural events such as flooding and prolonged drought, and increased development in South-east Queensland has significantly reduced accessible natural areas for wildlife volunteers to source high quality native food to...

Protecting Springbrook National Park

Protecting Springbrook National Park

Springbrook WeedBusters Regrowth from the 2019 bushfires shows how vulnerable the Springbrook National Park is to weed incursion. Springbrook WeedBusters is a relatively new group focussed on weeding activities and landowner education. With almost $20,000 from the...

Cooroibah & North Shore Fire Zone Ecological Repair Project

Cooroibah & North Shore Fire Zone Ecological Repair Project

Noosa & District Landcare Group Inc With $50,000 from the Landcare Led Bushfire Recovery Program, Noosa & District Landcare Group have worked to enhance Cooroibah and Noosa Northshore Fire Zones through weed treatments and revegetation. This project was...

Artificial Hollows for Greater Gliders in Nerang National Park

Artificial Hollows for Greater Gliders in Nerang National Park

Friends of Nerang National Park Friends of Nerang National Park have used $32,000 from the Landcare Led Bushfire Recovery Program to mitigate loss of hollows for the Greater Gliders in Nerang National Park. Greater gliders (Petauroides volans) are one of the Gold...