Wednesday 4th - Friday 6th August International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney. KEY ACTIVITIES IN THE 2021 NATIONAL LANDCARE CONFERENCE PROGRAM: Wednesday 4 August 2021 Field Trips across the Greater Sydney area National Landcare Youth Conference Welcome Reception Sponsored by Weedtechnics Thursday 5 August 2021 Conference Plenary and Stream Sessions 2021 National Landcare Awards Gala Dinner Friday 6 August 2021 Conference Plenary and Stream Sessions More information: https://nationallandcareconference.org.au Online booking - https://eventmanagement.eventsair.com/f2918---national-landcare-virtual-conference/nlc2021-virtual/Site/Register?fbclid=IwAR1v31d3hGKCP0A03nFd2D-B0yX0WvGuxqRPyMKcI5XMr5oHpcwqP2RtLCg
A practical guide to successful native planting on your property This revegetation and planting workshop will provide you with practical skills in preparing, planning, planting and maintaining a revegetation project on your property. Including: How to assess your site (e.g. vegetation type, soils, waterways, weed management) Identifying your goals and developing an appropriate design Site preparation Selecting the right plants and planting methods Post-planting maintenance Register your place: Friday 6th of August 2021 9:30am-2:30pm https://hunterlls.wufoo.com/forms/congewai-revegetation-planting-workshop/ A packed lunch will be…
Come along to some free online training in running effective meetings for your Landcare group. Hosted by Northern Slope Landcare & NSW Landcare Program. Book here: https://www.stickytickets.com.au/qw1ab/creating_confident_committees.aspx or see flyer for details.
Need some inspiration in these difficult times? Check out the free workshops Inspiring Connections and Community Solutions across the Hunter region here.
It's on again. The "Bird of the Year" competition. Who will take it out this year? The ugly but ever popular bin chicken? The swooping beak of death from above? The pointy headed, knife legged death chicken? Or the tiny grey thing with the red bum? (see I know my birds!) Starting with 50 birds on the 27th of September with the bottom 5 eliminated each day (but only from the comp) with the remaining up for voting the following…
The #AussieBirdCount is a great way to connect with the birds in your backyard, no matter where your backyard might be — whether it's a suburban backyard, a local park, a patch of forest, a farm, down by the beach, or the main street of town. All you need to take part is 20 minutes and your favourite outdoor space - you don't even have to leave home, making it the ultimate Covid-safe activity! As well as contributing to BirdLife…
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World Soil Day (WSD) is held annually on 5 December as a means to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and to advocate for the sustainable management of soil resources. Find out more about World Soil Day here: World Soil Day | United Nations Family activity free download here: Salty experiments with soil for children and guide for teachers (fao.org) ...and a local perspective on soils here: https://youtu.be/gHfEHu6zZUE
Register for this free webinar 6th December, 6pm, to find out what drones can do in the field. Brought to you by the Australian Association of Bush Regenerators (AABR): What can Drones Do? – AABR
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