Landholders protecting and restoring connectivity

A huge revegetation effort took place at Binda on the weekend with 16 volunteers joining the Douglass  family at Mandanong Binda to plant nearly 4,000 trees and shrubs as part of the Great Eastern Ranges Initiative (GER) Kanangra Boyd to Wyangala Link (K2W). The GER is a major collaborative effort to link and protect habitat…

K2W wraps-up a successful year at Annual Forum

    The Kanangra-Boyd to Wyangala partnership (K2W) wrapped up a successful year at its Annual Forum at Jenolan Caves on 10 December.   Over 43 people including local landholders, researchers, government agencies, and conservationists attended the one-day forum to hear from a range of motivating speakers.   “It was an inspirational day which left…

Funding available for local community projects in the Abercrombie Catchment

The Kanangra-Boyd to Wyangala (K2W) partnership is offering $100,000 of funding to community groups in the Abercrombie Catchment who want to get involved in protecting and restoring natural connections in priority areas. Grants of up to $15,000 will be provided through K2W’s Community Grants Program to help raise awareness and enhance habitat in the K2W…

Funding for projects in the Kanangra-Boyd to Wyangala Link

Funding for landholders to reconnect the Kanangra Boyd to Wyangala Link for native wildlife Landholders in the Abercrombie river catchment are being offered a second chance to be part of one of the largest wildlife corridor projects in Australia. The Great Eastern Ranges Initiative has announced a call for expressions of interest from individuals and…

Breadalbane Public School and Landcare- making connections with trees

The Breadalbane Public school children braved a very cold windy day to last week to plant trees on a farm in Breadalbane. The school has had a long involvement with Landcare linking the local properties around the Breadalbane district with tree planting projects for over 15 years. Breadalbane’s new principal Ms. Maryanne Powells was keen to keep that…

All about Pest Animals- Fullerton Hadley

The Fullerton Hadley Landcare group held a pest animal info day in September as part of their Great Eastern Ranges Initiative Kanangra Boyd to Wyangala link GERK2W Community Landcare Grant. 25 local landholders and stakeholders attended the event at Kempton Hall. The aim of the day was to provide knowledge to landholders in the area, so…