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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – 2019 SA Community Landcare Conference

The Landcare Association of SA invites you to submit an abstract(s) for presentations, posters and workshops addressing the theme of: ‘Landcare Unearthed – Celebrating Diversity, Managing Landscapes’. Please submit your paper under one of the following four Conference streams: Creativity…

2019 State Community Landcare Conference Registrations Open

The Landcare Association of South Australia is pleased to announce that the Earlybird 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…

Vale The Hon. Bob Hawke AC

Bob Hawke Memorial Statement On behalf of the Landcare community, Landcare Australia would like to acknowledge the vision of the late Bob Hawke for committing the Australian Government to support ‘Landcare’. The name ‘Landcare’ evolved in Victoria through an initiative…

Share your story – Landcare Australia 30 years

Landcare Celebrates 30 Year Anniversary in 2019 This year, landcare and Landcare Australia are celebrating a 30-year anniversary. In 1989 on July 20, former Prime Minister Bob Hawke announced that 1990 would be the Year of Landcare, and the 1990s…

Successful launch of Parliamentary Friends of Landcare SA

The Parliamentary Friends of Landcare SA was successfully launched at an inaugural dinner at Parliament House, Adelaide, on 26 February. The dinner was attended by 14 parliamentarians from all sides of politics and 14 community Landcare representatives from across SA….

Exciting job opportunity – Landcare SA Executive Officer

Are you passionate about Landcare?  Someone who is skilled at working with community groups and volunteers in a regional setting?  Who has great leadership and communication skills? Someone with the ability to build relationships and networks with community groups, partners, sponsors and stakeholders at all…

Be Quick – Coca-Cola Foundation and Landcare Australia Coastal Protection Grants 2019 CLOSE 1 FEB 2019

Applications ARE NOW OPEN for projects of up to $15,000 (Ex GST) each.  Since 2006, Coca-Cola South Pacific with The Coca-Cola Foundation has partnered with Landcare Australia, providing funding to a range of community projects and engaging employees in environmental volunteering activities across…

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…