Up-coming Landcare Conferences

Up-coming Landcare Conferences

The National Landcare conference was to be held in Sydney this year but is now going entirely on-line due to the COVID-19 situation. You can register and attend on-line for free here! There is a great, diverse line-up of speakers and it will be hosted by the inimitable Costa Georgiadis. With topics ranging from sustainable agriculture to […]

Grants for Bushfire Recovery Activities 🍃

Grants for Bushfire Recovery Activities 🍃

1. Black Summer Bushfire Recovery (BSBR) Grants program – National Recovery and Resilience Agency Details: Covers every LGA that was disaster declared as a result of the 2019-20 bushfires. Projects much address recovery or resilience needs relating to the social, economic or built environment Eligibility: Community organisations, businesses and local councils can apply. Timeframe:  Applications will be […]

Learn How to Write a Winning Grant Application

Learn How to Write a Winning Grant Application

As a bushfire and business recovery initiative Council’s expert in writing grant applications, Grant Management Officer April Merrick, will run two free grant writing workshops, in Bega and Merimbula, at the end of June. BEGA COUNTRY CLUB, Monday 28 June from 10am to 12noon; includes tea, coffee and biscuits. CLUB SAPPHIRE MERIMBULA, Tuesday 29 June […]

Introducing FSCLA’s new coordinator – Jess Bettanin

Introducing FSCLA’s new coordinator – Jess Bettanin

Jess Bettanin is the newly appointed Local Landcare Coordinator for the beautiful Far South Coast region . Jess has a passion for working with people who truly care about their local land, water and environmental assets. She has a background in NRM and fire management and has most recently worked for the Bega Valley Shire Council in a […]

POSITIONS VACANT (now filled!) : Coordinator and Bush Connect Project Officer

POSITIONS VACANT (now filled!) : Coordinator and Bush Connect Project Officer

  The Far South Coast Landcare Association (FSCLA) is a community Landcare peak body with a commitment to improving the local environment and the resilience, health and well-being of the local community. The FSCLA supports over 25 Landcare groups within the Bega and Towamba Valleys and co-ordinates a range of regional environmental and sustainable agriculture […]

Our Native Seedbank is now on-line

Our Native Seedbank is now on-line

FSCLA manages a large and diverse native seedbank, employing a part-time coordinator to collect, process, store and dispatch local native plant seed.  Our predominant customers are wholesale nursery growers wanting to produce tube stock for local re-vegetation projects. Funding for the seedbank comes from a range of bodies including South East Local Land Services, Bega Valley […]

Grab a cuppa and watch this VIDEO:

Grab a cuppa and watch this VIDEO:

‘Farming Systems’ an exclusive lecture with Dr Charles Massy and Damon Gameau. WATCH HERE This is an hour long conversation with some amazing minds that are on the front line of promoting regenerative agriculture. The video has a positive spin, focusing on solutions in a similar vein to the movie 2040 (produced by Damon Gameau). […]

POSTPONED – Landcare Gathering – April 1st with Kerri-Lee Harris

POSTPONED – Landcare Gathering – April 1st with Kerri-Lee Harris

POSTPONED UNTIL A SUITABLE TIME Join Far South Coast Landcare in an evening with Kerri-Lee Harris, great food and an opportunity to reconnect. RSVP to Jean or Chris by 26th March for catering – mail@fscla.org.au or 64947856 $10 at the door to help with catering costs.  See in invite below for more details.  

FSCLA’s AGM – Thurs 3rd Dec 2020

FSCLA’s AGM – Thurs 3rd Dec 2020

The FSCLA is pleased to invite you to our Annual General Meeting for 2020. Due to Covid we have restricted our face-to-face numbers at the AGM to Staff and FSCLA Committee. The AGM will start at 1pm, please email Jean at Mail@fscla.org.au for a zoom link by Wednesday 2nd or call on 0437520884 if you wish to […]