Far South Coast Landcare News – Winter ’22 Edition Out Now

Far South Coast Landcare News – Winter ’22 Edition Out Now

The latest edition of Far South Coast Landcare News is out now! Click the link below to read more about what Local groups are up to, upcoming events and funding opportunities: Far South Coast Landcare Newsletter – August ’22 (mailchi.mp) If you don’t already receive our quarterly newsletter but would like to, click here and […]

Call for Expressions of Interest from Landholders: Funding Available for Landscape Improvements

Call for Expressions of Interest from Landholders: Funding Available for Landscape Improvements

South East Local Land Services is seeking expressions of interest from land managers wanting to improve natural landscapes on their properties. Funding is currently available to support land managers across the Far South Coast to restore waterways and riverbanks, protect and enhance saltmarsh, increase koala habitat, undertake general revegetation, enhance high value native vegetation or […]

Funding Success for Local Landcare Groups

Funding Success for Local Landcare Groups

02 August 2022 Several of our Landcare groups have successfully received funds to support their work in the latest round of Bega Valley Shire Council‘s Community Environment Grants. Well done to those groups that successfully applied, including: Panboola, Bermagui Dunecare, Pambula Landcare, Tura Mirador Landcare, Beauty Point Bushcare, Cobargo Green Recovery Inc., Bega River and […]

The Value and Power of Place-Based Science

The Value and Power of Place-Based Science

As part of Science Week 2022, the Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness are Australian Citizen Science Association to host an on-line symposium centred on the Value and Power of Place-Based Science. Citizen science can move mountains if enough people get involved. This online symposium will explore great global and local examples of powerful […]

New Erosion Control Videos from Local Land Services

New Erosion Control Videos from Local Land Services

Great advice for controlling erosion on your place in this short video by South East Local Land Services: I reckon I can do this myself – managing small scale erosion on my property – YouTube Check out more videos in the series: Rural landscape program – Website – Local Land Services (nsw.gov.au) More Helpful Erosion […]

FSCLA AGM for 2020-21fy Tuesday 28th June 2022 1pm

FSCLA AGM for 2020-21fy Tuesday 28th June 2022 1pm

The FSCLA needs to hold an AGM before the end of the financial year. We deferred the AGM from earlier in the year due to COVID. A date has been set for the AGM for 1pm Tuesday 28th June, via Zoom, or in person at the FSCLA office in Bega (now 3 Corkhill Place or Old […]

Free Eucalyptus ID Workshops in June

Free Eucalyptus ID Workshops in June

South East Local Land Services are offering two FREE eucalyptus identification workshops in June 2022. Rural landowners and interested community group members are invited to attend a workshop on how to identify common Eucalyptus species. The day will begin with an introductory session and slide show by local botanist Jackie Miles, followed by two field […]

Latest FSCLA News

Latest FSCLA News

There has been plenty going on within the Landcare Groups of the Far South Coast in recent months. Catch up on the latest news by clicking the link below. Far South Coast Landcare Newsletter – May ’22 (mailchi.mp) You can also find older editions of the newsletter here

Culture on Country – Jigamy, Sun March 20

Culture on Country – Jigamy, Sun March 20

@Jigamy Farm, Eden, Sunday 20th March 12:30 – 4pmJoin ABC Gardening Australia’s Costa Georgiadis and Twofold Aboriginal Corporation for the hands-oninitiation of a bold new gardens and food forest project.Commencing with a sausage-sizzle with Costa at 12:30, you will be introduced to Jigamy’s broaderlandscape plan by a number of Indigenous consultants.Participants will then be guided […]

We are hiring: Coastal Weeds Project Officer

We are hiring: Coastal Weeds Project Officer

Applications must be received by 8am Tuesday 22nd February 2022 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 […]