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LASA Membership Drive – renew your membership for 2020 / 2021 FY by the end of July and enter our prize draw!

LASA is currently undertaking a membership drive to ensure existing members renew their group’s membership for the 2020 / 2021 FY. LASA is reaching out to new member groups too. Those groups who renew their memberships or join us as…

KI Groups’ grant applications successful

Two environment and Landcare groups on Kangaroo Island have been successful in securing funding for their bushfire recovery projects on the Island through the WIRES/ LAL Bushfire Recovery Grants scheme. Eco Action KI put in an application to restore habitat…

Reconciliation Week

 In 2020, Reconciliation Australia marks twenty years of shaping Australia’s journey towards a more just, equitable and reconciled nation. The theme for this year is  “In this together” . Share, support and celebrate National Reconciliation Week 2020 by tuning-in to a…

Riverland Landcare News

In mid-December 2019, members of the SA Regent Parrot Recovery Team (SARPRT) were finally able to attach satellite trackers to 8 Regent parrots. They have been trying to undertake this exercise for last couple of years but have been unable…

2019 SA Landcare Award Winners

2019 State Landcare Award Winners The 2019 South Australian Landcare Awards were presented at the SA Landcare Conference Gala Dinner in Bordertown last October. Here are our fantastic Landcare Award winners who were presented with their awards at the dinner….

LASA’s Strategic Plan taking shape

A sub committee of LASA met at the Joinery on January 22nd to move LASA’s strategic planning process forward. The committee drew on information gathered at the last session of the Landcare Conference held in Bordertown in October and the…

LASA’s 10 x 10 pitch

On November 7th 2019, LASA Management Committee members Natalie Sommerville and Sarah Barrett represented the Landcare Association of South Australia at a 10 x 10 philanthropy event in Adelaide.  LASA had been invited as one of three charities to make…

Introducing LASA’s new Executive Officer

My name is Jim Mead and I am the new LASA Executive Officer. I have been in the role since November 11th 2019 in a part time capacity – generally working Monday to Wednesday each week. The last couple of…

Participants of the 2019 State Community Landcare Conference are invited to attend 2 masterclasses with Les Robinson

Monday 28 Oct 3:00 – 5:00 pmPassion mashing: putting the zap into LandcareFun facilitation tricks that help your members think outside the box, sparking new zest and enthusiasm in Landcare groups. Hear inspiring reinvention ideas and generate some of your…

Additional workshops offered at 2019 State Community Landcare Conference

The Conference Committee is excited to offer the following workshops as part of the State Community Landcare Conference in Bordertown, October 28th- 30th 2019. Register for these fun and informative workshops at http://buytickets.at/landcaresa. PASSION MASHING: PUTTING THE ZAP INTO LANDCAREMasterclass…

Conference Field Tours

2019 Conference Field Tours

2019 State Community Landcare Conference Registrations Open

Registrations are open for the 2019 State Community Landcare Conference ‘Landcare Unearthed – Celebrating Diversity, Managing Landscapes’. Register now for this special biennial conference event which will be held in Bordertown South Australia, the birthplace of Landcare legend the late…