Case Studies

12 July 2017
Coal Point Progress Hall

The Fern & the Burn…The Movie

On April 6th 2016 a patch of bushland off Stansfield Close went up in smoke. The Hazard Reduction Burn was conducted to protect property and generate environmental outcomes, particularly trying to reduce the Asparagus Fern, Privets and Olives that had escaped from gardens and been running rampant over the local […]
17 July 2016
Hunter Region Landcare Network and Hunter Local Landcare Services Partnership Project

Project Partnership with HunterLLS – Compost Workshop report

Compost Workshop Pokolbin Community Hall – Wednesday 29th June 2016 The Compost Workshop was held by the Hunter Valley Wine and Tourism Association on 29th June 2016 with support from the NSW DPI. The workshop was made possible with supporting funds received from the Hunter Region Landcare Network and its partners Hunter […]
17 July 2016
Hunter Region Landcare Network and Hunter Local Landcare Services Partnership Project

Project Partnership with HunterLLS – Habitat Enhancement with Fire and Steel

Habitat Enhancement with Fire and Steel 18/6/16 at progress Hall, 197 Skye Point Rd Outcome achieved 40minute discussion/presentation on habitat enhancement and the value of hollows by Jarrah Hume-Cook 1.5hr field demonstration of advanced chainsaw techniques by Jarrah Hume-Cook 30 minute presentation on native plants for habitat enhancement by Ann […]
14 July 2016
Hunter Region Landcare Network and Hunter Local Landcare Services Partnership Project

Project Partnership with HunterLLS – Benefits of Biodiversity Values in Road Reserves Hunter Councils

The Benefits of Identifying, Managing and Protecting Biodiversity Values within Road Reserves and Private Land Workshop Hunter Councils Inc. received funding from the Hunter Regional Landcare Network to design and host a community workshop for the communities of Martins Creek, Duns Creek, Glen Oak and Maitland Vale (communities around the junction of the […]
14 July 2016
Hunter Region Landcare Network and Hunter Local Landcare Services Partnership Project

Project Partnership with HunterLLS – Hunter Wetlands Training Volunteers Workshop

Hunter Wetlands workshop training and supporting volunteers in Landcare The workshop was reasonably successful with a total of 23 people attending. (Attendance form attached). I believe we achieved our goal, to educate and inform people on how to train and support volunteers. Ken Balyiss (Guest speaker) spoke about native plant […]
14 July 2016
Hunter Region Landcare Network and Hunter Local Landcare Services Partnership Project

Project Partnership with HunterLLS – Intrepid Landcare Retreat

Hunter Intrepid Landcare Retreat Hosted by Lake Macquarie Landcare Network On 25-26 June 2016, Lake Macquarie Landcare Network hosted an Intrepid Landcare Retreat to launch Intrepid Landcare in the Hunter. Attendees 16 young people (aged 16-30) applied for and participated in the retreat. Their names were: Alana Goodwin Alex Robertson […]