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Field Days:

Muckleford (2005)



Fed. Govt. Community Water Grants (2006)

North Central CMA (2006)

Funding:  Parks Victoria (2006)

Port Phillip & Westernport CMA / Melbourne Water (2006)


Land Management:

Salinity (2006)



Landcare: Conference (2006)

Strategy Review (2006)



Preventing globalisation of Australian landscapes (2005)


Native Vegetation:

Tree Planting Days


Study Tours:

Coorong (2006)



Melbourne Water Connecting With Waterways (2006)

Restrictions (2006)

Storages (2006)



Weedbusters Week (2006)

Weeds:  Weed Mgt. Guidelines (Landcare) (2006)

Weeds & Pests On Public Land (2005)


World Environment Day (2006)



Field Days

Muckleford Landcare Field Day April 2nd (27/3/06 - E)  Spend a free day out with Professor Neville Rosengren


Funding:  North Central CMA

Regional Landcare Grants Now Available in North Central CMA Region (23/8/06 - E)  That's everywhere north of the Divide in Macedon Ranges - great opportunities, go to it!   Closes October 23


Funding: Fed. Govt. Community Water Grants

Federal Govt Community Water Grants - Information Sessions 3 July, Round 2 Funding (26/6/06 - E)  Don't miss out!  Grants up to $50,000 are available


Funding:  Parks Victoria

Parks Victoria Grants for 2006/2007 Now Available (9/5/06 - E)  Applications Close 29 May 2006


Funding: Port Phillip & Westernport CMA / Melbourne Water

ENVIRONMENTAL FUNDING CLOSES 5PM FRIDAY OCTOBER 6  (5/10/06 - E)  Port Phillip & Westernport CMA Community Grants Program, Melbourne Water's Community Grants Program, & Melbourne Water's Corridors of Green Program

Port Phillip CMA and Melbourne Water Community Funding Grants:  Applications Close 6 October(12/9/06 - E)  Three types of grants available


Land Management: Salinity

"Productive Management Of Saline Land" Field Day, 7th April (10/3/06 - E)  Tackling the scourge of salinity


Landcare: Conference

2006 International Landcare Conference - Melbourne  8/10/06  - 11/10/06  (14/9/06 - E)  This will be almost as much Landcare as even the keenest Landcarer can handle!


Landcare: Strategy Review

Notice To Landcare Groups:  Time Extended To Lodge Annual 'Health Check' Surveys (27/7/06 - E)  Survey forms can still be completed and submitted, and help is available if needed, so go to it!

Your Input And Assistance Sought To Evaluate The "Landcare Support Strategy"  (10/5/06 - E)  Review of this terrific program is now on for the Werribee and Maribyrnong (e.g. Macedon Ranges) Catchments - feedback is needed 'as soon as' over the next few weeks



Lecture: "Preventing the Globalisation of Australian Landscapes", 9 November (5/10/05 - E)  Initiating cultural change to ensure the Australian environment is preserved rather than globalized


Native Vegetation: Tree Planting Days

Tylden Landcare River Planting Project Day 2006, Sunday 8th October (24/9/06 - E) Join Tylden Landcare Group & Tylden Primary School to help replant native vegetation along the Little Coliban River

Deep Creek Landcare Group Holds Tree Planting Day October 23rd (5/10/05)  Help Make Our Shire A Better Place - For Us And Our Wildlife


Study Tours

Get On Board For Lower Murray and Coorong Study Tour in April  (4/3/06 - E)  Expressions of Interest To Be in By 25th March


Water:  Melbourne Water

Connecting With Waterways:  Melbourne Water Invites Community Group Input At Free Event 4th May (19/4/06 - P)  Melbourne Water is seeking to develop new ways of working with organisations, groups and individuals


Water:  Restrictions


Water:  Storages


Weeds:  Weedbusters Week

Communities Combating Weeds:  "Weedbusters Week" Is Coming 7 - 14th October  (15/8/06 - E)  Fighting The Weed Menace:  Schools, land managers and volunteers will be getting together to learn about weeds, meet other people who care about weeds, and have a lot of fun doing it.  Events are planned, and awards will be given.  It's a great community-wide initiative...


Weeds:  Weed Mgt. Guidelines (Landcare)

Weed Management Guides:  Weed Survey Closes 12 May  (9/5/06 - E) Your chance to participate in doing something positive for our environment - hurry, closes soon


Weeds:  Weeds & Pests On Public Land

Weeds And Pests on Public Land Initiative (Conserving Our Biodiversity) (29/9/05 - E) Call for proposals: $200,000 annual funding available


World Environment Day

World Environment Day - Rally For Victoria's Forests:  June 4 (9/5/06 - E)  Huge public display of support will go a long way towards the protection of our magnificent forests