Finalists for the South Australian State and Territory (STO) Landcare Awards have been announced! We would like to congratulate all of the finalists listed below and give a special shout-out to our Encouragement Award recipients. Thank you also to all of our nominees this year, there is some outstanding work being done around our state.
Winners will be announced at the Award Ceremony on Thursday the 31st of March 2022 at the Living Kaurna Cultural Centre, Bedford Park, and will receive a $1000 prize and complimentary ticket to the 2022 National Landcare Conference.
If you would like to follow along from the comfort of your own home, you can access the livestream on our YouTube Channel: https://youtube.com/channel/UCgZLvDdvRt9KFazGFecg1wQ
These awards are sponsored by the Australian Government National Landcare Program, Landcare Australia, the National Landcare Network, the Landcare Association of South Australia, Australian Community Media, KPMG, Woolworths, Steadfast and Green Adelaide.
|Category||Finalists (in order of nomination)||Honourable Mentions|
|Australian Government Individual Landcarer Award||Liz Milner||Brett and Marie Smith||Roger Christopherson||Miss Amber Trappel|
|Australian Government Partnerships for Landcare Award||Wine Grape Council of South Australia / Retallack Viticulture Pty Ltd;||Barossa Bushgardens||Kangaroo Island UNISA & KICLA Partnership||Revitalising Private Conservation in South Australia|
|Australian Government Landcare Farming Award||Agriculture Kangaroo Island||Grasslands Society of Southern Australia Inc – ‘Bringing Regen for the Next Gen’|
|Coastcare Award||Trees For Life||Friends of Moana Sands Conservation Park||Victor Harbor Coastcare|
|ACM Landcare Community Group Award||Kanmantoo Callington Landcare Inc||Biodiversity McLaren Vale||Tarcowie Landcare Group|
|Woolworths Junior Landcare Team Award||Guardian Childcare and Education St.Clair||Auburn Primary School||Wilderness School Environment Club||Athelstone School Verde Group||Lobethal Primary School Class 5|
|KPMG Indigenous Land Management Award||Kaurna Kardla Parranthi Project Team||Mark Koolmatrie|
|Steadfast Young Landcare Leadership Award||Brooklyn Mabbott||Sharif Noorzai||Jordan Norman|
|Green Adelaide Urban Landcare Award||Friends of Warriparinga||Semaphore Largs Dunes Group||Friends of Sturt River Landcare Inc|