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Gerry Butler Awarded Honorary Lifetime Membership of Landcare SA

Gerry Butler was awarded honorary lifetime membership of the Landcare Association of SA and an Outstanding Service Award at a dinner held in his honour in November. The dinner was held at one of Gerry’s favourite restaurants, Yannis Taverna at Magill.  It provided a wonderful…

SA Landcarers pick up three National Landcare Awards !

SA picked up 3 Awards out of nine categories at the National Landcare Awards that were presented at an Awards Gala Dinner on Thursday 11 October at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre!  A fantastic result!  Congratulations to: Woolworths Junior…

Welcome Sheree Bowman, the new Landcare SA Chairperson

Landcare SA is pleased to welcome Sheree Bowman as the new Chairperson of the association! Unlike the role of the Prime Minister, Landcare SA had a very smooth transition in its leadership when Gerry Butler, our long-serving and highly dedicated…

Taking the problem of environmental funding to the community – an innovative approach

LANDCARE SA AGM AND GENERAL MEETING If your Landcare group is looking for ways to maintain or boost its activities and membership in the face of diminishing funding and support, then come and hear a presentation by guest speaker Peter…

National Landcare Conference and Awards – Conference Program Released

The biennial National Landcare Conference and Awards are always a highlight in the Landcare calendar. With hundreds of passionate Landcarers from across Australia gathering to share knowledge and celebrate our community’s achievements, it’s an event not to be missed. This year’s conference and awards…

Share your Landcare story at the 2018 National Landcare Conference

Taking place at the Brisbane Conference & Exhibition Centre between 10-12 October, the 2018 National Landcare Conference and Awards offers three days of knowledge sharing, insightful discussion, as well as informative presentations by pioneers, leaders of NRM bodies, scientists, academics,…

Landcare Insurance scheme is here!

For a number of years one of the key things Landcare groups have asked for is cost effective insurance that provides adequate protection for group members. Landcare SA is pleased to announce that it can now offer its member groups…

Australian Citizen Science Conference 2018 #CitSciOz18

The Australian Citizen Science Association invites you to Adelaide from  February 7-9, 2018 as they bring together citizen science practitioners, participants, thought leaders and decision makers for the Australian Citizen Science Conference 2018 #CitSciOz18. Landcare SA is proud to be a sponsor of the…

Project manager sought to drive national landcare merger

  Recruitment is now underway for a project manager to drive the next critical phase of a merger between the National Landcare Network (NLN) and Landcare Australia. The NLN and Landcare Australia are looking for an exceptional Project Manager with…

Graduation ceremony marks the end of a successful Green Army Project.

Over the last three years the Landcare Association of SA has successfully hosted several Green Army Teams to support the work of landcare groups. The most recent Team has just completed a six-month work program in collaboration with The Gums Landcare Group,…

NLP Regional Land Partnerships Request for Tender Now Open

The Regional Land Partnerships Request For Tender has been released on the AusTender website, with a closing date for tender submission is 28th February 2018, 3pm AEST. Regional Land Partnerships is a major component of the $1 billion second phase…

2017 SA Community Landcare Conference a resounding success

Judging from the attendance by over 200 people drawn from all NRM Regions in SA, and the terrific feedback provided by participants, the 2017 SA Community Landcare Conference held at Clare, 11 to 13 September, was a resounding success.  While…