Celebrating 25 years of landcare
Welcome to the webpage for the Longwood East Landcare Group
Please feel free to contact us for more information about our group
Secretary of the Longwood East Landcare Group – Gayle Shapcott [email protected]
Photos from projects throughout the year
Certificates of appreciation for participating in frog surveys
Tree planting for everyone
Constructing nest boxes
Installing the nest boxes
Longwood East Landcare invites you to attend a free event
The talk will cover the use of dung beetles, including
- What they are and how they work
- Which beetles will suit your livestock
- How dung beetles assist with soil compaction
- Identifying your current beetles (if you bring a sample)
Bring your boots – some walking will be involved.
Attendees will go into a draw to win a $600 dung beetle colony.
Date: Saturday 16th September, 10:00am to 12:00pm followed by BBQ.
Location: 231 Longwood-Ruffy Road, Longwood East.
Places are limited. You must RSVP to Gayle Shapcott by 8th September if you want to attend.
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0412 354 426
This project is supported by the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s Beyond SoilCare program through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme.