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Department of Environment, Land Water & Planning (DELWP) is delivering the Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens grants program to assist climate change adaptation, valuable plant collection maintenance, community amenity improvement and local tourism development.
Of a total $2 million pool, grants of $20,000 to $300,000 are on offer, with projects to be completed within two years.
The grants are open to organisations with not-for-profit objectives such as local councils, committees of management, trusts and community groups associated with botanic gardens.
For Grant Guidelines, a list of eligible projects and to apply go to -https://www.forestsandreserves.vic.gov.au/grants/growing-victorias-botanic-gardens-grants-program
Landcare Facilitator and Regional Landcare Coordinator extension
The Victorian Government is extending contracts for existing Landcare Facilitators and Regional Landcare Coordinators to 30 June 2021. Click into the news item for more detail.
LVI News - November 2020
Click into the item for the November LVI Newsletter
LVI News - October 2020
Click into the item for the full LVI Newsletter
LVI News - August 2020
The latest newsletter is now available on the LVI page of the Landcare Gateway - Click into news item for link.
Bushfire Recovery Victoria releases state recovery plan
The State Government released the State Recovery Plan on 25 August. Landcare Victoria Inc is represented on the Environment and Biodiversity Working Group, which contributed to the development of the Plan. Click into news item for further details and/or to apply.