Regional News

(Please see our Events Calendar for details regarding upcoming events.) 

Successful Grant Awardees Announced!

Thu 30th Nov 2017

New England North West Landcare Network Chairs Inc. is excited to announce the successful applicants for grants of up to $8,000 (excluding GST) to support events, training or capacity building activities that increase community resilience across the Northern Tablelands.

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Draft NSW Invasive Species Plan 2017-2021

Thu 21st Sep 2017

Have your Say! Consultation is now open for the Invasive Species Plan draft, and will run until 13th October 2017. 

Local communities, groups and individuals are invited to have their say in developing the NSW Invasive Species Plan 2017... more details

2017/18 NLP Community Grants - NOW OPEN

Tue 05th Sep 2017

Community Grants to Increase Community Resilience

New England North West Landcare Network Chairs Inc. (NENW Landcare) is offering organisations, groups and individuals the opportunity to apply for grants to support events, training or capacity building activities that increase c... more details

NENW Regional Landcare Awards Announced

Thu 04th May 2017

You were all winners at the NENW Regional Landcare Awards on May 4th!

Congratulations to all of the very deserving Regional Landcare Award finalists & winners who celebrated in style at the Awards Dinner on Thursday 4th May at the historic Robb College, University of New England.&nb... more details

18th NENW Landcare Adventure 4-5th May 2017

Thu 04th May 2017

Farming Smarter Communities

Landholders and community members thoroughly enjoyed the two-day event 'Farmer meets Scientist' at UNE Smart Farm - a series of interactive talks with the Scientists experimenting, innovating and working wit... more details

Landcare, and Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP)

Thu 02nd Mar 2017

Local Landcare Coordinators Initiative, Local Land Services and Landcare NSW have recently formed a partnership with the Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP).

The goals of this partnership recognise that as Landcarers you are key members of your communities, you are most lik... more details

Scheduled Wild Dog Meetings (Aerial Baiting)

Fri 03rd Feb 2017

These are the wild dog meetings scheduled regarding aerial baiting in the region:

  • Fri 3 Feb - Jeogla, Wongwibinda, Chandler River (10am @ Armidale LLS)
  • Mon 6 Feb - Red Range / Pinkett (TBC 7pm) @ Red Range Hall)
  • Tue 7 Feb - Hernani (4pm @ Bald Hills)
  • W... more details

Next Young Farming Champions

Mon 09th Jan 2017

CRDC has partnered with Art4Agriculture to find cotton's next Young Farming Champions

The Young Farming Champions are youth ambassadors and future influencers working within the agriculture sector. The Champions promoting positive images and perceptions of farming, and engaging in activ... more details