General News

1 March 2017
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NSW Private Land Conservation Grants Closes 17 March 2017

NSW Private Land Conservation Grants Conservation isn’t just about National Parks. The PLCG program supports conservation on private land to create habitat corridors between National Parks. http://www.fnpw.org.au/grants/nsw-private-land-conservation-grants 2017 PLCG Funding Round Important Dates Grants Applications Open: Monday 13 February 2017 Grant Applications Close: Friday 17 March 2017 Grants Announced: Friday 2 June 2017 […]
23 February 2017
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Natural Connection Newcastle City Council News February 2017 Part 2

What’s happening! 6:30pm to 9pm (free sausage sizzle at 6pm), Wednesday 22 February 2017 You’re invited to a free community screening of ‘A Plastic Ocean’, a new award-winning film that brings to light the consequences of our global disposable lifestyle on marine life and human health. Described by Sir David Attenborough […]
15 February 2017
Natural Connection Newcastle City News Feb 2017

Natural Connection Newcastle City Council News February 2017

Community Education Grants Organisations in the Hunter region are invited to apply for funding through the second round of Hunter Local Land Services’ community education grants. Community groups and not-for-profits can apply for up to $1000 to support activities such as organising community events, coordinating field days, workshops and courses, […]
7 February 2017
Lake Macquarie News January 2017

Lake Macquarie Landcare News January 2017

Happy New Year Happy New Year to all our wonderful Landcarers! We hope 2017 will be a great year of Landcaring for all of our volunteer groups. A reminder that the Landcare Resource Centre has now reopened for the year, available from Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm. The Green Team returns […]
20 December 2016
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Hunter Local Land Services Summer 2016

Welcome to the summer edition of the Regional Outlook newsletter. As we look forward to a break over summer, we also need to ensure we’re prepared for emergencies such as bushfires and floods, which can occur after periods of drought, read on for some valuable tips. Please note that Hunter […]
1 December 2016
Lake Macquarie Landcare News November 2016

Lake Macquarie Landcare Newsletter November 2016 Part 2

EEL Awards & Christmas Party There was much to celebrate at the annual Environmental Excellence in Landcare Awards (EEL Awards) last Friday 25 November, with the awards ceremony capping off a big year for Lake Macquarie Landcare. More than 70 local Landcarers attended the award presentation held at the Landcare […]