Victorian Volcanic Plains Conservation Management Network

Raising awareness about the value and use of native grasslands, seasonal wetlands, grassy woodlands & other ecosystems on the Victorian Volcanic Plains

Help build a national picture of ecological changes

CSIRO Land and Water and the Department of the Environment and Energy are undertaking an exciting project to collect stories and anecdotes that will help to build a national picture of the kinds of ecological changes that have been occurring across the country over the past 10-20 years, or more. We are looking for people with strong links to Australian environments (e.g. farmers, natural resource managers, ecologists, naturalists) to share their perceptions of recent ecological change in an area they know well, and how this might link with climate or other change. Continue reading

Succession-planning for Family Farms

This session, run by experienced facilitator Jeanette Long, will cover things to consider when transitioning the farm from one generation to the next. Thursday 29th June – 10am followed by lunch, Inverleigh Public Hall, 71 High St, Inverleigh.

RSVP to Elissa on 0438 525 502 or

The flier says RSVP by 23rd June but up until 28th June is fine. There is also an evening session at Karwarren on 27 June.