Landcare Tasmania's Recognition Awards
Nominations are now open for Landcare Tasmania's three categories of recognition for outstanding contributions to Landcare. These Awards will be presented at a special Mayoral Reception at Launceston Town Hall on Friday 1st October.
If you or someone you know has done those extra yards for Landcare, consider nominating in one of the categories below.
Nominations close on Monday 6th September.
Image of 2019 Tas Premier's Landcare Award Winner Dr. Graeme Stevenson accepting his award from then Premier Will Hodgman
Roll of Honour
For long term Landcarers or others who've made a large contribution to local Landcare. Winners will receive special recognition for their achievements.
Criteria: A person who has made a long standing or significant contribution to a local Landcare group may be accepted for entry on the Roll of Honour.
In addition, any person who has been active in a Landcare Tasmania member group for a period of 25 years, and whose nomination is supported by the group, may be accepted for entry on the Roll of Honour.
Honorary Life Membership
Recognising unique contributions to Landcare through their work with Landcare Tasmania. Winners will be rewarded with a Lifetime Individual Membership including all the usual membership benefits.
Criteria: A person who has made an outstanding contribution to Landcare Tasmania, or to the community Landcare movement, over an extended period of time.
Tasmanian Premier's Landcare Award
This prestigious Award recognises innovation in Landcare and land management.
Criteria: A person who is a Landcare Tasmania member, or current or past participant in community Landcare who:
- Is well recognised as an innovator in changing management practices; or
- Has provided inspiration to the community to adopt sustainable land management practices; or
- Has built widespread knowledge, understanding or engagement in the community of Landcare or of sustainable land management.
Landcare Australia's 2021 Tasmanian Landcare Awards
Nominations open 1 June 2021
Nominations for the Tasmanian Landcare Awards close on Monday 16 August 2021. These awards will be presented at the Conference Awards dinner on Saturday 2nd October.
This years categories are:
- Australian Government Individual Landcarer Award
- Australian Government Partnerships for Landcare Award
- Australian Government Landcare Farming Award
- Coastcare Award
- Landcare Community Group Award
- Woolworths Junior Landcare Team Award
- Indigenous Land Management Award
- Young Landcare Leadership Award
This prestigious national awards program is made possible with the support of the Australian Government, state and territory governments, corporate sponsorship, and with in-kind support from the many volunteers who are working to help the state and territory award event coordinators.
Book a ticket to the awards night dinner on Saturday 2nd October 2021.