Gecko CLaN

Biodiversity On-ground Action – 2018 Community & Volunteer Action grants

The Victorian Government is investing in the future of Victoria’s biodiversity by implementing the biodiversity plan: Protecting Victoria’s Environment – Biodiversity 2037. The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio on Saturday announced the following: Opening of applications for Biodiversity On-ground Action – 2018 Community & Volunteer Action...Read More.

February 28, 2018 News

Soil, Moisture, Plants and Technology Project field day held

A successful second field day was held in October 2017 at the Lima East trial site in the Swanpool Landcare region.  Data from the project will continue to be publically available at the Project page here.  Guest speakers on the day included: Brad Costin – Agriculture Victoria Chris Walsh –...Read More.

November 3, 2017 News

Community Landcare and Agriculture Leadership Program 2017

Community Landcare & Agriculture Leadership Program  Are you interested in developing your personal leadership skills? Gaining practical knowledge of innovative agribusiness and NRM practices? Increasing your network of leaders in the ag and NRM fields?   The Goulburn Broken CMA in partnership with North East CMA, Alpine Valleys Community Leadership...Read More.

December 12, 2016 News

Water on farm project

The Gecko CLaN is working with landholders to improve decision making around farm water security.  A number of field days have been ran across the region in 2015. This projects uses real case studies and presents opportunities for farmers to hear about the various water requirements for stock, domestic and fire...Read More.

December 17, 2015 News

Fire Recovery

  Fire recovery is well underway in the Creightons Creek, Lake Rowan and Stewarton areas following the pre-Christmas 2014 fires. The following link provides an update from the Department of Land, Water & Planning (formerly DEPI). Agriculture Recovery Update 8-1-2015 Edition 1 Managing livestock following an emergency can be challenging, particularly when large...Read More.

January 15, 2015 News