Resources for Landcare and Community Groups
There are a variety of information and other resources for Landcare and community groups, to assist groups to plan, operate, and deliver activities. The following is a summary of some of these resources.
Information on how to access Landmate teams for Landcare and community groups is now available via the Landmate page.
A resource for common land management issues on small rural properties.
This is a short document providing information to small rural landowners about common land management issues. Topics in the brochure include: Weeds, Pest Animals, Native Plants and Animals, Land Management Information and Resources, Farm Safety Information, Fire Information and a list of key local contacts.
These templates have been provided to assist Landcare groups in creating professional-style fliers for their local events. The templates are in Word format and all content can be edited, re-arranged or re-sized to suit your needs. Additional images or text boxes can also be inserted, including group logo.
This is a short fact sheet outlining key considerations and tools to consider when designing signage for community projects or sites.
In 2016 a partnership between Rural City of Wangaratta and the CMA delivered a forum on Engaging New Ways which introduced new ideas for Landcare and community groups to build on and help promote group activities. Ideas included Intrepid Landcare, Geocaching, QR Codes, Hashtags and online tours.
This document provides a summary and references to these ideas from the presentations at the forum.