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2019 SA Community Landcare Conference to be held in Bordertown, 27 to 30 October

We are pleased to announce the next biennial State Community Landcare Conference will be held in Bordertown from 27 to 30 October 2019.  The Landcare Association of SA will also celebrate 20 years in 2019 and hopes that you will celebrate…

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:    …

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…

Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, Minister for Environment and Water, attends the Adelaide Hills Green Army Team Graduation Ceremony

The Landcare Association of SA was very pleased to have the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, Minister for Environment and Water, attend the Adelaide Hills Green Army Team Graduation Ceremony today at the Upper Sturt Soldiers Memorial Hall. A crowd of 40 people…

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,…