Sacred Kingfisher, Todiramphus sanctus

Photo credit: Ron Litjens

Upper Goulburn Landcare Network

Connecting our rural and urban communities through education and collaboration leading to positive environmental and regenerative action outcomes

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UGLN are always busy implementing projects and working with landholders, schools, community and agencies.

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Our local Landcare Groups are the heart and soul of the Network, the volunteer force organising planting days, biodiversity workshops, sustainable agriculture events and much, much more.

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Wildflowers on the GVRT

The wildflower displays along the conservation significant sections of the Great Victorian Rail Trail are looking brilliant this spring. Masses of Bulbine Lilies, Chocolate Lilies, Buttercups, Milkmaids and Sun Orchids, as well as many other indigenous plant species.

Landcare Tree Planting

Despite the cancellation of the official 2020 National Tree Day event many of our landcare groups were still keen to complete the planned revegetation projects. With the safety of all participants the main priority planting days over the last couple of weekends still went ahead. Kinglake Landcare Group revegetated an open paddock on a members…

Alexandra Composting Program

Not much in life is certain in these times, but one certainty is that if you make the right mix of carbon and nitrogen, mix well, wait patiently, you will create vegie garden gold. The VCAL students from Alexandra Secondary College have been engaged in the Alexandra Composting Program (ACP) for 2 years, collecting kitchen…

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About UGLN

The UGLN has been operating since 2002 and has a strong and positive relationship with landholders, community organisations and government/agency stakeholders. The Landcare Network’s role is broad:

  • Landcare group support;
  • Communication of Landcare and land management information;
  • Community capacity building;
  • Sustainable, community-driven land management;
  • Community education and project management;
  • Liaison with govt/agency stakeholders; and
  • Contribute to catchment NRM targets.

President: Ian McKaskill (UT Creek- Maintongoon LG)

Vice President: Richard Evans (Cathedral Landcare)

Treasurer: Cat Thomas (UT Creek- Maintongoon LG)

Secretary: Susan King (Strath Creek LG)

General Members:

Grant Scale (Home Creek- Spring Creek LG)

John Stewart (Kinglake LG)

Tony Jacobs (Yea River Catchment LG)

Rita Seethaler (Murrindindi Climate Network)

Marj Hamilton (Yellow Creek- Dairy Creek LG)

Ken Mival (Flowerdale Landcare Group)

Immediate Past President: Terry Hubbard (Strath Creek LG)

The UGLN is supported by two part-time Facilitators;

Cath Olive                 

Chris Cobern           

We are also supported one day per week by our Schools Support Project Officer

Zanni Waldstein  

and our Community Compost Program coordinator

Jodie Morrison      

Contact: Chris Cobern

Mobile: 0413 855 490

Post: PO Box 74

Street: 5/10 High Street, Yea

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Chris Cobern
Ph: 03 5797 4405            Mobile: 0413 855 490
Post: PO Box 74
Street: 5/10 High Street YEA
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