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Movies Under the Stars - Wagga

Wagga's free outdoor cinema series is on again!

Come along to a beautiful night under the stars, with a fun family movie to entertain you. The events are all free, so grab a rug and bring the family!

There will be a BBQ to buy your dinner, and we will also be selling drinks and snacks to nejoy through the night. All proceeds from sales will support Wagga Wagga Urban Landcare.

"Celebrating Landcare Champions" bus trip and dinner - Yass

24 Mar 2018 - 11:00am
Boorowa Community Landcare Group and Hovells Creek Landcare Group invite you to celebrate their local Landcare champions with a bus trip and awards dinner on Saturday 24 March 2018.
Awards will be presented by the Hon Angus Taylor, MP Member for Hume, NSW. The after dinner speaker will be Dr Damon Oliver, Senior Team Leader of the Ecosystems and Threatened Species Team of Office of Environment and Heritage in Queanbeyan.
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Autumn bird walk - Grenfell

25 Mar 2018 - 8:30am
On 24th March members of Birding NSW will be in Grenfell to conduct their autumn bird survey. The data collected helps to build a picture of changes occurring to our native birds.
Please join us for a birdwatching morning on Sunday 25th March from 8.30 to 11 am at Company Dam Flora and Fauna Reserve with the experts from Birding NSW. Please contact Mikla Lewis on 0499 199 016.
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Dung beetle project - Survey and trial locations

31 Mar 2018 (All day)
Riverina Highlands Landcare Network (RHLN) is embarking on a 2 year project to look at the opportunities for maximising the use of dung beetles to improve pasture condition. 
The first stage of the project involves a survey of landholders to find out more about your current perceptions of dung beetles. The survey should only take about 5 minutes of your time. All responses are voluntary, anonymous and confidential.

Junior Landcare Day and Community Evening - Fiveways TSR (nr Henty)

4 Apr 2018 - 9:30am
Eastern Riverina Landcare Group in conjunction with Riverina LLS, Lockhart Shire & Petaurus Education Group Inc are hosting a Junior Landcare Day and Community Evening at Fiveways TSR near Henty on Wednesday April 4th.
Three local schools - Henty Public, Pleasant Hills Public & St Paul’s Lutheran Primary Schools - will spend the day at the reserve and learn about why native vegetation patches like Travelling Stock Routes are important and interesting places to be enjoyed and explored.
From 5:30pm - Everyone is invited to the community evening for a BBQ, site tour and spotlighting walk. BBQ supper will be provided.

Corowa District Landcare Annual Sheep Producer Info Evening - Corowa

9 Apr 2018 - 5:00pm
Join Corowa District Landcare at their Annual Sheep Producers Information Evening. Not a night to miss!
Dr Shawn McGrath, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, will be the main speaker for the night. His topic will be: "Calcium, magnesium and vitamin D for sheep in southern NSW" – covering the current state of knowledge, what research they have done and plans for future research.
The evening will also feature a Murray Local Land Services update from Sue Briggs.

Rivers of Carbon "Riparian Retreat" - Tharwa, ACT

10 Apr 2018 - 10:30am
The Rivers of Carbon "Riparian Retreat" is a three day retreat spent with ‘people who know stuff’ examining the many reasons why riparian restoration produces multiple benefits. 
Time will be spent exploring river form and function, ecological recovery, protecting and creating native fish habitat, stakeholder engagement, the wider social context within which we work, and community involvement.
The retreat will take the shape of a mix of formal presentations, river ‘walk and talks’ and full day field trip (including canoe/kayak trip into Bredbo Gorge).
Further information and registration is available via the website.

Growing the Bottom Line field trip - Young

11 Apr 2018 - 9:00am
Join Young District Landcare on a bus tour showcasing local and innovative producers that are regenerating the land through sustainable and ethical practices, and delivering their produce straight to the consumer.
We will be visiting two local properties:
  • 'Boxgum Grazing' - Sam and Claire Johnson. Grass-fed beef and pasture-raised pork enterprise that uses regenerative agriculture techniques based on Holistic Management principles
  • 'Green Gables' - David and Gwen Fairey. A Certified Biodynamic vegetable farm and fruit orchard, and Certified Organic beef and lamb farm
This event is free and includes morning tea, lunch and bus transport.
Please RSVP to Mikla Lewis on 0499 199 016 by Monday 9 April.

"Weeds in Waterways" field day - Bungendore

14 Apr 2018 - 10:00am
If you have a specific problem area or you are not sure where to start when it comes to managing weeds in riparian environments then this is the perfect opportunity to learn more!
This is an introductory field day, aiming to give landholders information about the impact of invasive plants in waterways and the tools to help them plan for integrated land management in riparian environments. There will be plenty of examples of restoration projects and a site visit to look at what practical measures you can take to manage weeds in and around waterways and dams.

Who's living on my land? - Yerong Creek

19 May 2018 - 10:00am
Come along to our free workshop to find out what species are on your property and what they get up to at night!
We are looking for landholders in the Eastern Riverina to participate in a citizen science survey of the wildlife on their property. We will teach you how to set up a camera trap and then lend you a camera for two weeks so you can find out what animal species are on your land.
Lunch and morning tea will be provided.


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