Sign Up for or renew your SGLN Membership.

Joining your local South Gippsland Network Landcare group means you get direct access to all the latest news, grants, events, support, as well as the chance to be part of your local group fostering environmental outcomes and social enjoyment.

How much you contribute to Landcare is up to you. Groups are always happy for contributions of as much time as time as you can spare, be it several hours a week or several hours a year!

Yearly membership is only $35 per family. Become part of Landcare today and enjoy the benefits!

COMMUNITY

  • Become part of your local community’s efforts to help the environment- get to know other like minded landholders and farmers
  • Help out with environmental plantings and projects in your local area- make a real difference
  • Gather and share knowledge on land management techniques

ENVIRONMENT

  • Access to Landcare grants to assist with environment works on your property
  • Assistance from SGLN staff with techniques for revegetation, weed control and other land management areas
  • Access to our equipment to hire (such as spray trailers and tree planters)

INFORMATION

  • Subscription to Victorian Landcare Magazine —4 times a year
  • South Gippsland Landcare Newsletter —3 times a year plus the Annual Report
  • Monthly email newsletter—”Network Notes”

EVENTS

  • Regular updates on events and information related to Landcare
  • Opportunity to attend Landcare group field days, tree plantings, information sessions
  • Opportunity to hear guest speakers on range of issues including plant identification, climate change, bush foods, biological farming, soil carbon
  • Public liability insurance coverage for all Landcare events

VOLUNTEER WITH SGLN

To become a Landcare member simply fill in your details on the form below and pay your membership fee.

Joining SGLN costs $35.00 per property (includes all family members) per year. Once a registration has been made we will contact you for payment.

You may also make your payment by direct deposit to our Bendigo Bank account.  Please use your First Name Initial and Last Name as your reference (eg JSmith)

NAME:  Bendigo Bank
BSB:633 000
Acc #: 170 814 974

We also accept cash in person and cheques by mail.

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South Gippsland Landcare Network

The South Gippsland Landcare Network stretches from Mt Best to Mt Lyal, and along the prom coast. It’s made up of 16 local groups working to preserve and protect the natural environment, while also enhancing the long-term sustainability of farming in this part of Victoria. We’re proud to work across both Bunurong and Gunaikurnai country, and to recognise the rich history embedded in this land we now share. As a network, we’re a diverse group – made up of primary producers, hobby farmers, tree changers, backyard gardeners and environmentalists of all sorts. This page is part of our community, so we welcome feedback and input from anyone who’s interested in having a voice here.
South Gippsland Landcare Network
South Gippsland Landcare Network
FREE Recruiting and Engaging Volunteers’ Webinar

The 2020 National Landcare Conference would usually be happening around this time, unfortunately due to the current situation to conference could not go ahead. Landcare has instead put together a series of National Landcare Conference webinars for you to enjoy!

The first in the series is happening next week, on Thursday October 1st at 2pm.

Recruiting and Engaging Volunteers will be presented by Kim Boswell, whose volunteer recruitment framework has been used to recruit thousands of Landcare volunteers in Victoria.

Jam-packed with hot tips and fresh ideas, Kim will present a step-by-step ‘5A method’, that supports groups to recruit and retain perfectly matched and energised volunteers, and fill committee positions.

Kim will also chat about utilising volunteers in a post-Covid world, and will tell you how you can access her insightful and effective online volunteer recruitment course for free.

For more information or to register for this free webinar visit https://www.landcarer.com.au/webinar-registration/.
South Gippsland Landcare Network
South Gippsland Landcare Network
Monash University is publishing Australia's first climate column in community newspapers across Australia, where they discuss local climate trends and break down the science of climate change.

In their columns, they feature a range of community voices who talk about their experience of climate change and what it means for them. They are trying to collect contributions from residents, volunteers and various groups they feel have a unique perspective.

If you are interested in contributing your voice, they have a short 5 minute survey you can complete by clicking this link: https://bit.ly/clim8survey
South Gippsland Landcare Network
South Gippsland Landcare Network
Today is World Rivers Day!

World Rivers Day is a celebration of the world's waterways. It highlights the many values of rivers and strives to increase public awareness and encourages the improved stewardship of rivers around the world.

“Rivers are the arteries of our planet; they are lifelines in the truest sense.” ~ Mark Angelo

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