Monthly Archives: June 2011

Landcare: 2011 Farmer of the Year Award nominations are open

2011 Farmer of the Year: innovation and sustainability. By Matt O’Sullivan from Melbourne 3000 Friday, 13/05/2011 We’re searching for the nation’s best farmers for the 2011 Australian Farmer of the Year Awards. Proudly supported by ABC Rural and the Kondinin … Continue reading

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Landcare: Upcoming earthworm identification workshops

Just a reminder about the upcoming earthworm ID workshops, which will be happening across the region next week. See attached flyer for details on earthworm workshops. Earthworm flyer.pdf

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Change of days for weights classes

Weights resistance classes will now be held on Mondays (instead of Thursdays) from 27th June – 10.00am to 11.00am at the Mudgegonga Hall. All are welcome to come and join in (free of charge) exercising the upper and lower body … Continue reading

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Landcare: meeting minutes

Minutes attached for the last two Landcare meetings (it’s raining – so I am catching up on paperwork!!) Next meeting is Tues 5 July 7.30pm at the Mudgegonga Hall Minutes 3rd May 2011.doc Minutes 7th June 2011.doc Stephen Routledge Report … Continue reading

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Landcare: NE Landcare – Upcoming environmental events

Please find information below about 3 upcoming environmental events. Please pass this information around your networks. National Environment Centre organic farm tour When: THIS Sat18th June, 10.30am – 12.00pm Where: Ettamogah Road, Thurgoona NSW Cost: Free The National Environment Centre, … Continue reading

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Landcare: North East NRM Enews 14th June 2011

2011 North East Landcare Service Awards close 17 June Landcare and community groups are encouraged to nominate individuals for the 2011 North East Landcare Service Awards. Nominations are open now, close 17th June. Read More… Nominate your local heroes – … Continue reading

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Landcare: Earthworm ID Workshops 28 or 29 June

Earthworm Identification Workshops This is a hands-on workshop where you will learn basic earthworm identification techniques. The workshops will cover: • Earthworm anatomy – Which end is the head? • How to tell the difference between native and introduced earthworms … Continue reading

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Landcare: National Landcare Facilitator News – June 2011

Click to Download The National Landcare Facilitator June e-newsletter. In this issue of News from the National Landcare Facilitator: 2011/12 Community Action Grants Round Announced Landmark Proposal to Protect Cropping Land 2011/2012 Federal Budget Carbon Farming Initiative Market Based Instruments … Continue reading

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Community Meeting – Thursday 9th June Mudgegonga Hall 7.30 pm

Hello All Cathy McGowan has typed up the raw material from the round table sessions at the Community Forum held last Wednesday at the Savoy Club. I have attached this information for you all to consider. A few members of … Continue reading

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Community Info: FIREFOXES women’s Leadership retreat – Spread the word!

Hello to those in the Firefoxes network as well as the agencies/individuals supporting fire affected communities! The FIREFOXES team are continually inspired by the incredible achievements of women leading recovery and community building efforts following the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires. … Continue reading

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