Update on Landcare funding

You may have learned that some details of the Australian Government's proposed funding of Landcare through to 2023 have been released.  We at Landcare Tasmania have been busy trying to make sense of it.  The proposed arrangements will have implications...

Community groups and Facebook. Are we doing it right?

Ever wonder if your posts on Facebook are reaching your people? Sometimes, when I post on behalf of Landcare Tasmania’s facebook page I wonder why so few people “like” or even “see” our stuff. During the last couple months I’ve...

Aboriginal Heritage property search now live

Have you ever wondered whether there are aboriginal relics on your property or the property where you do your landcare work? Well, now there's a way to check and a way to certify that you've looked into this, and it...

Judges Sought - Tasmanian Landcare Awards

The Tasmanian Landcare Awards are in full swing and we're looking for judges to help select award winners. Judges can be from diverse backgrounds and should represent a broad sector of our community. Each of the 9 awards categories will...

National Tree Day with Tramway Hill

A wonderful National Tree Day planting with 18 volunteers to assist with planting on the southern bank of Nierinna Creek. Site preparation began at the end of June with commencement of digging holes and clearing of grass and weeds. Plants...

Community to Benefit from Sugar Loaf Walking Track at Randall's bay

"It will be, without a doubt, one of the finest short walks in Tasmania”. Work started this week on a new nature trail from Williams Road, Randalls Bay, which will provide walking access to the summit of Echo Sugarloaf State Reserve....

Landcare Tasmania - Annual General Meeting

Landcare Tasmania's Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 15 September 2017 in Hobart. There's the usual business that an AGM has to deal with, to ensure we continue to operate legally, plus some major changes to be considered...

Award nominations are open

Nominations have closed. Finalists will be contacted in November 2017 the ceremony and presentation of awards will be 2 December Every two years, Tasmanian's just like you have the opportunity to nominate an exceptional leader or group for the Tasmanian...

Rosny-Montagu Bay Landcare and Coastcare Group

Dropped in to catch up with members of the Rosny-Montagu Bay Landcare and Coastcare group at their weekend working bee. Spreading mulch and plant trees were the main activities of the winter skeleton crew supported by the group mascot, Jack....

What and why is this Landcare Census? Find out on ABC.

You might have heard that Landcare Tasmanian is running a census of involvement in community Landcare.  Landcare Tas Executive Officer Rod Knight explained the census to ABC Radio's Sally Dakis.