Junior Landcarer

November 2017

Junior Landcare Award Winners

Congratulations to the latest Junior Landcare teams who won the top prize in the 2017 State & Territory Landcare Awards! This month’s winners come from Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, and Queensland. ACT: The Sustainability Unit at Lake... read more

Primary school students learn through nature

Yarragon Primary School students enjoyed a hands-on, outdoor learning experience when they visited Victoria’s Mt Worth National Park last week to learn about the lifecycle of plants and forests.   Organised by Mt Worth Landcare, the excursion gave the students... read more

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

June 2017

Nominate now for the State & Territory Landcare Awards

The 2017 State & Territory Landcare Awards are designed to recognise the champions of the Landcare movement who work tirelessly to protect Australia’s natural resources. There are two awards that are specifically designed to recognise and reward teams and... read more

What to plant to deter flies

Nothing spoils a good lesson like kids being distracted – and, let’s face it, kids can get distracted by anything. The smaller the thing – the bigger the distraction! Like flies in the summer time that seem to never leave us alone. One of the ways you can... read more

Scout group protects rare native olive

Scouts, cubs and their leaders from the Mount Crosby area in Queensland have been hard a work protecting the rare Lloyd’s Native Olive. In a recently completed project at the Tyamolum Scout Campsite in Mount Crosby, funded under an Everyone’s Environment Grant... read more

May 2017

Tell us what you think about Junior Landcarer and Win!

Tell us what you think about Junior Landcarer and win! Each year we give you an opportunity to tell us what you think about the Junior Landcarer. Your comments help us to better tailor our newsletter to make sure it provides the most relevant information and inspiring... read more

When Nature Helps Learning Come to Life!

Geology studies were brought to life for forty-six children from Grades 3 and 4 at Yarragon Primary School in Victoria when they enjoyed a fantastic science excursion to Mount Worth State Park. Led by nine volunteers from local community groups who work in the area... read more

March 2017

Community News

Grants available now for Victorian schools! Applications are now open for the Powerful Youth Projects, funded by Momentum Energy through its partnership with Junior Landcare.  The program offers 200 grants of $1000 for projects that involve young people actively... read more
go to top

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This