Saturday 25th March 2017
9.00am – 3.00pm
Friday 5th May 2017
8.30am – 11.30am
Healthy Horses for Small Properties
Nov 9th and Nov 10th.
Do you want to know how to manage your horses to create a healthy and sustainable property? .
Healthy Horses, Healthy Pastures and Healthy Land care go hand-in-hand.
WHEN: Wednesday 9 November and Thursday 10 November 2016, 6pm—9pm
WHERE: Braidwood Services Club (Day 1) and Saddlecamp (Day 2)
WHO: Stuart Myers
Guest speaker and Local Land Services District Veterinarian, Kate Sawford, will also present information on livestock movement documentation and worm control (Day 2)
CATERING: Tea, coffee and nibbles provided by USLC
Drinks and meals can be purchased at the Services Club (Day 1)
Sausage sizzle and drinks can be purchased at Saddlecamp (Day 2)
Places are limited, to secure your place, please purchase your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/healthy-horses-workshop-for-small-properties-tickets-27381116657
Save Our Scarlet Robin at the Braidwood Open Gardens
15th Oct and 16th Oct
Do you want to know what’s so special about the Scarlet Robin? Or perhaps find out more about woodland birds in the Braidwood area and what you can do to save them?
Then come along and find out more from our expert presenters on how to attract and protect woodland birds, no matter the size or your property. Find out more about biodiversity and habitat management and about how community involvement will be a key element to the successful recovery of the Scarlet Robin.
WHEN: Saturday 15 October 2016 11am and 2pm
Sunday 16 October 2016 11am
WHERE: Millpond Farm at Jembaicumbene, about 10kms south of Braidwood, off the Majors Creek Road
There are also loads of fun things for the kids to get involved in too, so bring them along.
Upcoming and past events are shown below.
Braidwood Urban Landcare Group events at the Two Fires Festival.
On Sunday 17th May 2015 from 12 noon to 2. 30pm at Flood Creek, at the end of Garvey Street.
See the flyer at this link.
Growing the Braidwood Garlic Growers catch-up meeting
Let’s touch base to find out how everyone is travelling with this year’s crop. Claim the date of Thursday 21 May from 1:30-3:30 at the Services Club. Note that this is the day of the Landmark Trade day, so hopefully you can make it to both.
South East Landcare Champions of the Catchment
On Friday 28 November 2014, USLC hosted a “Peoples Choice” Champions of the Catchment Event to celebrate some local champs. On Saturday 29 we toured two of the Champions properties
Here are summaries of the Champions stories:
Saturday, 26th July 2014
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Did you know the USLC has a range of hand tools & tractor mounted implements available for revegetation projects?
Come along & see what’s available Practical tree planting demonstrations Site preparation & planting tips Tree guards & other products Why revegetate? shelter belt design When to let the livestock in or not? Discuss fencing options
RSVP’s ARE ESSENTIAL for catering
Please register your interest by Wednesday, 23rd July Numbers Limited
CALL: Richard Stone: 0427 456 718
The ‘Corridor links and Carbon Sinks: Biodiversity for Carbon and Corridors’ project is supported through funding from the Australian Government’s Clean Energy Future Biodiversity Fund.
Regional Producers Project
Local and Regional Food Producers and the wider community
Micro to Macro – Soil Health at the Varying Scales of Local Food Production
SUNDAY, 27th July 2014
Caroola Farm, MULLOON
This workshop will cover soil biology – what it’s all about, and soil regeneration – finding the balance with agro-ecological farming.
Our range of guest speakers will take you on a theoretical and practical journey into soil health, and the various practical ways to rejuvenate and maintain it.
As this is a catered event,
Wednesday, 23 July 2014.
Please call 0407 071 064 and ask for the Regional Producers’ Project Coordinator to book your place.
Upper Shoalhaven Landcare
All Landcare Members
Xmas in July
Friday 18th July at
National Theatre Braidwood
6pm til late
Members of Landcare groups in the Upper Shoalhaven and Upper Deua Region are warmly invited to:
- A delicious dinner featuring local produce.
- An evening of learning and entertainment.
- Contributing ideas for regional Landcare activities.
As this is a catered event,
Monday 13 July 2014.
Please call 48422594 or firstname.lastname@example.org
to book your place.
This is partly a membership drive. Update your group membership before the dinner, or join a group on the night.
A Landcare Executive Workshop will be held from 4pm to 6pm straight before the dinner.