The Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE) is a proud sponsor of the Victorian Landcare Gateway
Landcare is a diverse unique organisation where the community are the organisation that run their local groups. Landcare was established in Victoria in 1986 and since then we have grown to 1,250 groups across urban and rural areas of Victoria. These groups collectively have approximately 85,400 members which actively work in their communities through out Victoria. Projects that Landcare work on help protect, enhance and support our natural environment and build on our knowledge and improve our farm practices. Landcare is a diverse organisation that coordinates events ranging from field days, plantings, weed removal, pest animal control, farm improvement projects, erosion control, salinity control, fencing, attendance at agriculture shows, forums and workshops, threatened species management and is a source of local knowledge for the benefit of the broader community. 79% of the general community recognise the Landcare brand - come and be part of this brilliant unique organisation.
Donating to Landcare can be very rewarding and have a lasting impact on the environment for the rest of our lives. Donations can be made in lieu of flowers for a funeral, of gifts at a party or you just want to make a difference in the world today. To make a donation you will need to know which Landcare group you would like to donate to, if you go to the Victorian Landcare Gateway Home Page and on the right of the screen is a map of Victoria, this will help you choose a Landcare group. To donate to your chosen Landcare group you will need to go to the Landcare Australia Ltd website. Follow this link http://www.landcareonline.com.au/?page_id=85 or go to www.landcareonline.com.au and go to the “Get Involved” tab and click on “Donate”