Planting day – Jock’s Gully Restoration Project, Ashbourne Landcare

671 Ashbourne Road, Ashbourne 671 Ashbourne Road, Ashbourne, Victoria

Planting day - Jock's Gully Restoration Project, Ashbourne Landcare The Biolink Work Group has been working hard on a major biolink project funded by DELWP. Wednesday 11th May - 11.30am – 3.30pm Woodend Primary School students Planting Day at 671 Ashbourne Road, Ashbourne Program: 12.00pm Talks during lunch, afternoon planting until 3pm Sandwich lunch provided […]

Planting Day – Jocks Gully Restoration Project – Ashbourne Landcare

598 Ashbourne Road, Ashbourne 598 Ashbourne Road,, Ashbourne, Victoria

Sunday 15th May -10.00am – 3.30pm Melbourne Grammar School students and staff at 598 Ashbourne Road, Ashbourne Program: 10.00am Morning planting 1.00pm Sausage sizzle lunch provided, talks during lunch 2-3.00pm Afternoon planting GUEST SPEAKERS: Tanya Loos, MRSC Biodiversity Officer, Ian Temby, ALG; Staff: Danny McCoppin and Matty Jenkins, MGS Register your availability with Libby Peck […]

Walk & Talk – How biodiversity improves environmental & agricultural drought resilience

Malmsbury - address to be confirmed on registration

The first half of the day will introduce the concept of agroecology and regenerative agriculture. It will explore how these holistic approaches can create integrated land management systems with positive soil health, carbon sequestration and biodiversity outcomes reducing climatic impact, erosion and water management. It will introduce a systems thinking approach to farm management. After […]

Seed Ball workshop one – seed selected for Newham & District, Woodend, Trentham, Ashbourne and Tylden Landcare Groups

Woodend Neighborhood House 47 Forest St, Woodend, VIctoria

Come and join us for an informative and fun filled day - with the expectation of getting a little messy! This first Seed Ball workshop is targeted at members from Newham, Woodend, Trentham, Ashbourne and Tylden Landcare, with seed chosen specifically for these areas of the Catchment. Seed balls have been used for centuries as […]

Webinar – The role of pollinators in a functional ecosystem with bee ecologist Dr Mark Hall

ONLINE WEBINAR - ZOOM

Topic: The role of pollinators in a functional ecosystem with bee ecologist Dr Mark Hall Time: Jun 25, 2022 10:00 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney BOOKINGS Join Bee Ecologist, Dr Mark Hall, as he discusses the role pollinators play in a functional ecosystem THE POLLINATOR PROJECT Recognizing the role that indigenous pollinators play in maintaining a […]

Seed Ball workshop two – seed selected for Malmsbury & District, Glenlyon Upper Loddon, Carlsruhe, Taradale Landcare Groups

Malmsbury Mechanics Institute 71 Mollison Street, Malmsbury, Victoria

Come and join us for an informative and fun filled day - with the expectation of getting a little messy! This second Seed Ball workshop is targeted at members from Malmsbury & District, Glenlyon Upper Loddon, Carlsruhe and Taradale Landcare Groups, with seed chosen specifically for these areas of the Catchment (all groups will be […]

Seed Ball workshop three – seed selected for Campaspe River & Land Management Group, Friends of Black Hill Reserve, Friends of Bald Hill Reserve, Langley & Pipers Creek Landcare Groups

Kyneton Community House 34 Mollison St, Kyneton VIC 3444

Come and join us for an informative and fun filled day - with the expectation of getting a little messy! Seed balls have been used for centuries as a means of sowing seeds. The Japanese farmer and philosopher Masanobu Fukuoka used them to reclaim land degraded by poor farming practices in rural Japan. The benefits […]

Seed Ball workshop four – seed selected for Metcalfe, Baynton Sidonia, & Campaspe Valley Landcare Groups

Metcalfe Hall Kyneton-Metcalfe Road, Metcalfe, VIC

Come and join us for an informative and fun filled day - with the expectation of getting a little messy! This final Seed Ball workshop is targeted at members from Metcalfe, Baynton Sidonia & Campaspe Valley Landcare Groups, with seed chosen specifically for these areas of the Catchment (all groups will be offered an opportunity […]

Join Pollinator Ecologist, Dr Amy-Marie Gilpin as she talks us through the impacts of climate change on native pollinators.

ONLINE WEBINAR - ZOOM

Join Pollinator Ecologist, Dr Amy-Marie Gilpin, Research Fellow at the Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, ONLINE as she talks us through the present and future impacts of climate change on our native pollinators. Tickets are available via EVENTBRITE https://www.eventbrite.com/e/climate-change-and-the-pollinator-with-dr-amy-marie-gilpin-tickets-407805576457 or you can join us directly by clicking the following ZOOM link https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89676030541?pwd=WDV0aXpRK25XS1pvUVNFSFhpbWk4dz09 DR AMY-MARIE GILPIN […]

Whole Property Management with Annemaree Docking of Plan it Rural – a discussion about how to reduce your reliance on chemicals and utilise biological pest control

ONLINE WEBINAR - ZOOM

Please join us as Annemaree talks us through the theories behind Whole Property Management, and provides us with ideas on how to reduce our reliance on chemicals through utilising biological controls for pest species. TICKETS THROUGH EVENTBRITE PRESENTER Annemaree Docking is an Agricultural Scientist, Permaculture Designer, Farmer and advocate for the natural environment. She started […]