South West Landcare Gathering

The South West Landcare Gathering is being held in Portland on Thursday 8th June.

This is a fantastic chance to hear some Landcare success stories from our region!

TO REGISTER: Call Tony or Dion as on the flyer. There will be a FREE bus leaving from Ballarat in the morning, call Tony or Dion for more information.

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Free Trees 2017

Please fill in the relevant form for your area below to apply.

For inquiries contact Joel – Mobile: 0457 008 895 or Email: owins22@hotmail.com)

Free Trees: Beckworth, Bolton, Burrumbeet and Lexton —-> [Click here]

Free Trees: Invermay, Miners Rest, Cardigan and Windermere  —->  [Click Here]

Free Trees: Beaufort, Lake Goldsmith, Snake Valley, Stoneleigh  —-> [Click Here]

 

Note: Current membership is required to claim your allocation of trees

UMEC Membership: —-> Membership Application Form

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Active Gorse Works in Miners Rest

Having trouble with Gorse on your property? The Victorian Gorse Taskforce is still active within the Invermay and Miners Rest areas.

This is a timelapse taken by Jenifer Johnson on a property adjoining Burrumbeet Creek. A fantastic outcome for all involved! Big thanks to Russel Coxall for doing an amazing job of the site! Read more below:

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Photo by: Jenifer Johnson

Financial assistance in the form of a 50% rebate for control work is available.  The rebate is scheduled to finish on the 30th April 2017.

Contact Jenifer Johnson (VGT Officer): Mobile – 0417 594 225
Email – culingaia@bigpond.com

Gorse Control Demonstration Day

See the latest equipment working at this interactive field day including the new
Diamond (USA) Forestry Cutting Head. Everyone is welcome to come along!
When: Saturday 11th of February 10am – 2pm (Public/Landcare session)
Where: 76 SLATEY CREEK RD, INVERMAY

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