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Welcome to Neerim District Landcare

Neerim District Landcare has a simple purpose – to encourage a sustainable, integrated approach to agriculture and environmental management in our region.

As a community owned and driven group, Neerim District Landcare encourages thoughtful management of environmental assets with productive farmland.

Our members share common objectives to resolve local environmental issues, in collaboration with private property owners – for example, weeds and pests affecting agricultural productivity or waterway improvement projects.

We set our own agenda, initiating local projects at sites chosen in discussion with landholders and are only able to achieve what we do through the inspiring contributions of passionate locals who share our commitment to sustainable agriculture and the environment.

If you would like to join the group, please go to the Membership link.


3011, 2023

NDLG AGM – Friday, 15th December, 5.30 pm, Algie Hall, Neerim South

The Neerim District Landcare Group AGM will be held at 5.30pm, Friday 15th December at the Algie Hall, Neerim South. All are welcome. Come along and support landcare in our district. There will be a wrap of the year and a discussion about what's available in 2024.

2710, 2023

Latrobe Catchment Landcare Network eNews September/October 2023

The link below will take you to the monthly eNews from Latrobe Catchment Landcare Network. It is full of information about what is happening across the catchment including up coming events. You can also catch up with earlier news articles from this link https://mailchi.mp/8b23b3e22186/enews_sept_oct

2510, 2023

Farmers Digging Deeper- Analysis of soil carbon & soil pH on Gippsland Farms

Soil carbon and soil pH were analysed on 119 farms in the Farmers Digging Deeper program. Come to the free presentation of the results by Chris Alenson and Peter Ronalds on Thursday 16th November from 9.30 am to 12.15 pm at the Warragul Goods Shed. The attached flier has more information and registration instructions. Or contact Peter Ronalds on 0402650382 or peter@wpcln.org.au or Caroline Hammond on 0472503088 or caroline.hammond@latrobe.vic.gov.au Field Day 3 flyer

1510, 2023

Durt’Yowan (Latrobe River) The Life Source – film screening

You are invited to a free screening of a new West Gippsland CMA film celebrating the story behind one of Gippsland's longest rivers. Followed by a Q&A discussion about future opportunities for the river. Wednesday 1 November 6.30 - 8.00pm West Gippsland Arts Centre, 1 Civic Place Warragul Bookings and info at wgcma.vic.gov.au or via the QR code on the attached brochure

1310, 2023

Photographing Brush-tailed phascogale

There is an opportunity for Neerim District Landcare members to get involved in a pilot program between Parks Victoria and Neerim South Primary School putting camera traps in the Latrobe State Forest for the Brush-tailed phascogale. If you are interested, contact Natasha Brown from the Primary School on 0438 204 706 to arrange a time to go into the forest to set up the cameras.

1309, 2023

Baw Baw Biodiversity Blitz

Please see the attached flyer for a free biodiversity walkabout at Picnic Point, Longwarry North, on Monday, 18th September. September Meander BioBlitz flyer