The Buloke and Northern Grampians Landcare Network is looking forward to sharing a cuppa and a chat with all those interested to ‘talk about the weather’’ in the St Arnaud region.
You can JOIN IN at any or all of the 4 locations, listed below to hear about ideas, approaches & solutions. With locals sharing their stories and experience.
Morning tea topics and details:
Thursday, 14th April 10:30am – 11:30am
Greentime Nursery St Arnaud, 5961 Sunraysia Hwy, St Arnaud
Speaker #1 Rob Youl, Landcare
Speaker #2 Elle Fox, Seeding Victoria
Speaker #3 Tom & Jo Hamilton, Greentime Nursery
Topics covered include planting to suit drier climates, helping local habitat, and collecting seeds for the future.
Friday, 29th April 10:30am – 11:30am
St Arnaud Raillery Hub, St Arnaud Station, Queens Ave, St Arnaud
Speaker #1 Richard Bazeley, Timber Recycling
Speaker #2 Cathy Tobin, The “Gypsey Weaver”
Speaker #3 Fran Welsh, Creating with rubbish!
And Djaara Elder, Aunty Marilyne Nicholls who will be coming to do a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony
Topics covered include making art with waste and repurposing materials for practical applications.
Thursday, 12th May, 10:30am – 11:30am
Burrumbite Farm, 894 St Arnaud-Wycheproof Road, Sutherland
Speaker #1 Luke Batters, Regenerative Farmer
Speaker #2 Carly Noble & Sue Jensen, Rural Aid
Topics covered include trialling different farming approaches to adapt to a changing climate, proactively preparing for and recovering from emergencies.
Thursday, 26th May, 10:30am – 11:30am
St Arnaud Town Hall, 40 Napier St, St Arnaud
Speaker #1 Barry Robertson, St Arnaud Community Garden
Speaker #2 Andrew George, Foodshare
Speaker #3 Dja Dja Wurrung
Topics covered include collaboration, community gardens, and communities coming together for food solutions.
The morning tea sessions are casual, inclusive discussions, with local presenters talking about the range of topics listed above & more
- To register for morning tea sessions go to: https://bit.ly/starnaud-cuppa
- To complete the ‘What do you reckon’ survey visit: bit.ly/starnaud-wdyr
- For more information about the project visit: www.makeachange.org.au/st-arnaud
For more information and questions get in touch with the Make a Change team via [email protected] or 0483 104 361
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Or get in touch with Buloke and Northern Grampians Landcare Network via:
- Website: https://www.bnglandcare.org
- Directly: Andrew Borg on 0407 856 227 or [email protected]
- Or stay connected via: facebook.com/bnglandcarenetwork